Real estate is the underlying asset for many individuals and businesses across a range of sectors in Nigeria.

Buying and selling real estate for investment purposes has become more complex and is often structured in a complex fashion, featuring inter-state elements. Leading global investors, developers, occupiers and financial institutions with major space requirements choose Omonijo & Omonijo to advise on their largest and most complex or multi-jurisdictional real estate transactions and disputes.

Our experience and in-depth industry knowledge give the firm a significant competitive advantage. Omonijo & Omonijo real estate team includes global specialists in real estate M&A, real estate investment and development, real estate finance and tax, real estate funds, derivatives and structured finance and real estate disputes, as well as construction, environment and planning/zoning.

Our team is at the forefront of new developments, such as the creation of real estate investment trusts (REITs) across the Nigeria. Using a wide range of innovative and complex structures, Omonijo & Omonijo real estate M&A lawyers help clients to mitigate risk and tax costs and enhance returns on their transactions. Theteam is also renowned for its cutting-edge expertise in structured and securitised inter-state and cross-border real estate finance transactions