Paul Usoro & Co. ("PUC") is a leading full-service law firm, providing top-notch legal services to both local and international clients.

We hold our clients in high esteem, providing them with sound legal advice and innovative business solutions. Strategically located in Lagos, Abuja, and Uyo, PUC has developed a reputation for solving complex legal and commercial issues across borders.

In furtherance of our drive to deliver first-in-class services to our clients, our team of lawyers—well versed in existing and emerging areas of law, current global trends, regulatory and operational frameworks for businesses—are ready to be deployed for the attainment of our clients’ goals.


PUC was established in 1985, in Kaduna, Nigeria, for the purpose of providing comprehensive legal services encompassing litigation and transactions. Recognizing Lagos as the commercial nerve centre of Nigeria, PUC, in 1992, moved its head office to Lagos Island, while maintaining the Kaduna office as a branch office.

The ideal location of its head office in the commercial hub of Victoria Island, places PUC within easy distance of many clients across various sectors, ranging from Banking to Oil and Gas, Communications and Maritime, which it has ever since dominated. Today, PUC has extended its branch offices to Abuja (Capital city), and Uyo (Niger Delta region), effectively building a network capable of servicing a wide spectrum of clients' interests.



Our vision is to be the foremost legal firm in Africa, with international affiliations.

Our Mission

We strive to be judged by clients as unparalleled in service delivery, and to provide a conducive environment for the best and brightest minds in pursuit of excellence and career fulfilment.

Our Core Values

  • Teamwork
  • Integrity
  • Mastery
  • Excellence
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit


PUC currently operates from three offices in Nigeria. Its head office is situate in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital. In addition to the head office, we have a burgeoning branch office in Nigeria’s Federal Capital, Abuja, as well as a branch office in Uyo, one of the cities in Nigeria’s oil-rich Niger Delta region.

These offices across the major business areas of Nigeria ensure that the Firm is well-placed to serve the various needs of our large pool of clients in any part of Nigeria.

PUC also maintains correspondent/referral relationships with global law Firms in Europe, United States of America, Asia and the Middle East.

Since its inception, PUC has secured a position of strength in the market by constantly improving its work product, in terms of quality and timely service delivery whilst simultaneously sustaining old client relationships and developing new ones.

Utilising our network of offices across Nigeria and our relationships with foreign correspondent law firms, PUC has developed a global outlook enabling us to offer first-in-class professional services that meet the needs of international and local business communities and organisations.

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