About Us

Welcome to Perchstone & Graeys – Pioneers in Legal Excellence

Founded in 1997, Perchstone & Graeys has emerged as a trailblazing commercial law firm in Nigeria, renowned for its innovative approach to delivering unparalleled legal services and solutions. With a commitment to upholding the highest international standards, our firm has grown to become one of Nigeria’s pre-eminent commercial law firms, specializing in diverse practice areas such as Energy & Infrastructure, Employment Law, Banking & Finance, Dispute Resolution, Capital Markets, Corporate & Commercial Law, ICT Law, Real Estate Law, Aviation Law, Telecommunications, Entertainment, and Sports Law.

Our Distinctive Edge:

At Perchstone & Graeys, our success is rooted in the remarkable record of engagement in headline transactions. We consistently assist companies, governments, institutions, and individuals in Nigeria and globally with complex legal matters. Leveraging established relationships with leading law firms worldwide, we provide comprehensive support across various sectors to a diverse range of international clients.

Innovative Solutions for Complex Challenges:

Our team of skilled and experienced lawyers, known for their quality and breadth of expertise, enables us to offer innovative solutions to intricate legal issues. With a visionary and market-driven approach to client service, we proactively anticipate industry challenges, positioning ourselves ahead of contemporaries.

A Tradition of Collaboration and Contribution:

Perchstone & Graeys is committed to contributing to solutions for industry challenges. We annually convene the Annual Law Series, fostering synergy between the business community, government leaders, and the legal fraternity. Our collaboration with key stakeholders has expanded the commercial space for interaction between companies from India, the United Kingdom, and Nigeria.

Recognized Excellence:

In recognition of our contributions to the 2016-2017 Ease of Doing Business Reforms, we received the prestigious Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) Impact award. This award acknowledged our significant role in elevating Nigeria by 24 points in the World Bank’s Comparative Analysis of the ease of doing business.

Leadership in Technology and Business:

In 2018, we organized the Technology as a Catalyst: Ease of Doing Business Conference (TAAC) 2018, attended by His Excellency, the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The conference focused on creating a platform for collaboration between public and private sector stakeholders to leverage technology as a catalyst for the ease of doing business in Nigeria.

Awards and Accolades:

Our commitment to legal finesse, innovation, and accomplishments has not gone unnoticed. In 2019, Perchstone & Graeys was awarded the ‘Law Firm of the Year (Nigeria)’ by Legal Era at the Africa Law Awards 2019.

Recent Milestone:

In 2021, we represented the Federal Government of Nigeria in securing a landmark judgment of the Court of Appeal regarding the renewal of OML 11, the largest oil mining lease by acreage.

Consistent Recognition:

Consistently ranked among the foremost Nigerian law firms in leading legal journals and publications, we were listed by The Lawyer magazine as one of the 46 “Africa Elite” law firms, reaffirming our dedication to world-class service delivery.

Our Pledge:

At Perchstone & Graeys, we are dedicated to the growth of our clients, assisting them in attaining their goals and staying at the forefront of their sectors. Our team of experienced and specialist barristers and solicitors is committed to going above and beyond the call of duty for you.

As we embark on the journey of 2022, we pledge to support you wherever it may take you. Perchstone & Graeys – Your Partner in Legal Excellence.

20+ years of Providing Premium Legal Services

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Our Vision

“To be a law firm of global standards providing services to our clients with competence in our core practice areas.”

Our Mission

“To build a front-line firm of dedicated professional lawyers and proactive support staff with personal integrity,
analytical skills and determination to help our clients succeed in the global market place by exceeding their


Our Values

“Integrity, Character, Competence, Professionalism, Leadership”