Criminal Law


Kenna Partners has developed significant experience and on-the-ground knowledge of the criminal justice system in Nigeria and has channeled this knowledge and existing contacts to assist our clients in protecting their rights when faced with problems with the police or other law enforcement agencies. The firm has represented both local and foreign high profile clients encountering problems with the law enforcement agencies.

Our lead partner in this area has represented communities, as well as chaired several Land and Boundary Adjustment Commissions in very turbulent community disputes involving multinational firms operating in the southern parts of Nigeria.The firm has also been engaged to prosecute a number of criminal actions on behalf of the government.