Unleash Legal

UL delivers a wealth of experience in Legal risks and case management strategy, creating a practical organizational structure, and cost optimization amongst others from an array of experience with international and Nigerian Legal departments alike.

The Nigerian Corporate sector is constantly changing, and this demands that the average In-house Counsel is a sharp, keen and result oriented professional. General Counsels are constantly under pressure to surmount extant and future business risks and challenges while manoeuvring a complex and transitional regulatory environment. As the risks increase, the survival of a business hangs heavy on the shoulders of its Legal team.

Unleash Legal aims to guide General Counsels on how to achieve an effective and reliant Legal Team. We deliver to our client, a wealth of experience in Legal risks and case management strategy, creating a practical organizational structure, the use of technology and process automation, stakeholder management and cost optimization amongst others from an array of experience with international and Nigerian Legal departments alike.

We also prepare Law firms for the complex and very high expectations of the In-house Counsel. We help them reflect the qualities the businesses require from their Legal team which is an enterprise understanding and appreciation of their business, commercial and operational needs. We will ensure that client firms know how to give their clients personalised services and play their role in achieving their business objectives and goals.

 

Our Services include but are not limited to the following:

Legal Organizational Structure: The structure of the team plays a pivotal role in the final performance of the department. UL will assign roles and responsibilities in a manner that puts into consideration the competencies of each member of the team while also paying attention to their competence and leadership developments. This in turn creates a competent team focused on the employees and the designated work roles and responsibilities and helps management to coordinate and control activities. Unleash Legal helps organizations and law firms seeking to build a functional legal management system and position themselves to smash their business objectives

Legal Processes and Policies: Unleash Legal helps clients appraise and, overhaul their internal legal processes. We will help clients develop systematically, and efficient processes for the effortless handling of tasks to boost productivity within the team and the business especially in Corporate, Compliance Processes, Litigation and Dispute resolution management

Legal Risk and Case Management: UL ensures that clients have clearly identified, and prioritized risks posed to the business and prepare solid mitigations to avoid situations where the Legal team is constantly putting out fires rather than proactively handling the businesses challenges before they turn into full-blown crises. We work closely with the in-house counsel to deliver a risk/case management strategy for risks such as Litigation/dispute resolution risks, Regulatory and Compliance risks, Contractual risks, Data Privacy etc.

External Outsourcing: Unleash Legal helps clients build a system that encourages the efficient use of resources to achieve more with less by digital automation of Legal processes where applicable while deploying their access to impeccable lawyers and law firms within and outside the continent where necessary. We recognize the great challenges that General Counsels must surmount with limited resources and will help clients to strike a balance between the use of in-house resources and engagement of external counsel and technological aids. Technology can help teams provide consistency and transparency across borders, more than ever before. Technology can also help mitigate risk with greater efficiency and reliability, automate routine and repetitive tasks, and help free up the team for strategic priorities, achieving more with less. We would recommend to you the people and technology best suited for your team and inclined to get the results that you desire.