A. Williams & Co. Solicitors is a firm of solicitors based in London and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. We liaise with associated practices in Nigeria and Dubai UAE and we provide clients with legal representation and advice in the UK, Dubai and Nigeria particularly where issues overlap in each of the jurisdictions with the UK.
Our UK firm has strong relationships with reputable law firms in several foreign jurisdictions but has particularly successfully facilitated legal advice and representation for numerous corporate, private clients as well as law firms (requiring advice and representation for their Clients operating in Nigeria or in Dubai) over the years where any transaction or dispute in Nigeria or Dubai has links to the UK.
We provide and facilitate practical and effective legal advice and representation in respect of employment and immigration law issues to individual clients and companies or their staff located in Dubai or Nigeria, wishing to relocate to the UK particularly in respect of employment or unfair dismissal claims or immigration applications and appeals where there is a potential conflict with the UK law.
Litigation & Dispute Resolution/Arbitration
We provide legal advice and representation in the UK Courts (from the County Court to the Court of Appeal and the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council) and facilitate representation in Nigeria and in the Dubai International Financial Centre where there is an actual or potential conflict of law with the UK law arising from disputes and claims in the course of shipping, commercial and other transactions.
We provide legal advice and facilitate representation on commercial and corporate law issues to clients from Dubai or Nigeria where there may be a conflict involved in the industry sectors of aviation, shipping, telecommunications, media and construction amongst others.
We provide legal advice and facilitate representation to established clients in respect of residential and commercial property transactions in all three jurisdictions.
We provide legal advice and facilitate representation to clients from Dubai or Nigeria in respect of the ideal place to divorce, time to divorce, preparation for divorce, cohabitation, pre-nuptial agreements, finance and children, wills, probate and estate administration where there is a potential link to the UK to ensure that our clients get the most favourable outcome.
We provide legal advice and representation to Defendants charged in the UK with fraud, monetary offences and other criminal offences as a result of their misunderstanding of the UK Law.
We facilitate an expert witness service on all aspects of disputes involving Nigerian law and on all types of disputes arising from or related to the Dubai International Financial Centre.