Associate at Canaan Partners


Canaan Partners is a conglomerate of firms that includes Canaan Estate and homes, Canaan Nominees, Canaan Consulting and Canaan Solicitors.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Associate

Location: Ikoyi, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • We are seeking a full-time lawyer to serve as an associate/ transactions officer. This position requires tactical support of several of the Firm’s practice groups, collaboration with the Business Development team members, and the firm’s other business professionals.

Job Summary

  • Advise on all legal matters, commercial contracts, and agreements.
  • Draft a wide variety of legal agreements.
  • Ensure the firm’s corporate clients comply with the statutory and corporate governance practices and guidelines
  • Prepare probate documents and file relevant applications at the Probate Registry
  • Provide advisory services to the business units and departments of the firm’s clients
  • Provide commercial legal support to all departmental projects and job functions.
  • Review policy documents/handles recovery of premises matter.

Job Requirements

  • Minimum Qualification: Barrister at Law (B.L)
  • Experience Level: Entry level (1-3 years post-call)
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite to include MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Passion for corporate/transactional legal work
  • Conversant with operation at the state/federal land registries.
  • Excellent writing for drafting skills.

Application Closing Date
15th July, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidate should forward their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.


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