Legal Officer Job in Nigeria

 Graystone Solicitors isa dynamic and multi-disciplinary law firm established in 2013. Rooted in a rich history that stems from a pupillage at the esteemed Law firm of Femi Okunnu & Co., Graystone Solicitors has evolved into a prominent player in the legal landscape of Nigeria.

At the helm of our firm is Yemi Adesina, a distinguished Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and the Founding Partner of Graystone Solicitors. With a commitment to excellence, our team of Senior and Junior Associates bring a wealth of expertise and dedication to the practice. Our firm boasts a dual presence with fully functional offices in Lagos and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

Graystone Solicitors is focused on facilitating corporate and commercial endeavours, both within the Private and Public Sectors. Leveraging an extensive network of long-term relationships not only in Nigeria but also across Africa and beyond, we strive to provide comprehensive legal solutions that meet the diverse needs of our clients.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Legal Officer

Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • The Legal Officer shall be responsible for monitoring and/or advising on all legal matters, commercial contracts, and agreements as related to the company's operations, ensuring compliance with the statutory and corporate governance practices and guidelines.


  • Bachelor of Laws - LLB or relevant qualifications
  • 5 years post-call experience .
  • In-depth knowledge of legal documents and terminology.
  • Skilled with MS Office.
  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.


  • Proven experience in research, analysis, and legal advisory on fundamental business matters
  • Experience in contract drafting and negotiation as well as dispute resolution,
  • Good understanding of general and specific company and commercial law in Nigeria
  • Managing compliance with regulatory institutions and supporting business and official engagements
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and discretion.

Application Closing Date
20th April, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume / CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.