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Oil & Gas



DORNIM consults and advises Oil and Gas companies, the Government, financial institutions and all other parties on all legal aspects of oil and gas transactions, including upstream, downstream and LNG
Some of the legal services we provide include:

  • Registration, accreditation or licensing for oil companies, traders and financiers with the relevant government regulatory agencies
  • Obtaining of consents for assignments of leases
  • Negotiation, preparation and review of various oil industry agreements such as Petroleum Joint Ventures, Joint Operating Agreements, Memoranda of Understanding, Production Sharing Contracts, Risk Service Contracts, Farm out agreements etc.
  • Advisory services for Oil and gas projects and financing, including gas supply and utilization projects
  • Advisory services on Oil and Gas taxation
  • Corporate structuring of legal vehicles
  • Advisory services on Asset Acquisition and Disposal
  • Specialist advice on Local content in the Nigerian Market.