We are committed to high ethical standards in the provision of integrated legal services.

Ports and Terminals in Nigeria

The Finance Act 2019


Himalaya clauses


Professionals in Commercial Practice

We are a cutting edge Firm with a wealth of experience which spans across Wet and Dry Shipping, Energy practice and Corporate Commercial Practice. We represent all our Clients in Legal advisory matters, Litigation and Dispute Resolution.

Specialist skill sets

We offer pragmatic legal solutions tailored to your business needs.

Our People

People are at the very core of our success story. Our team cuts across a wide range of experienced Legal Practitioners  and specialized  Legal support Personnel.

High Ethical Standards

Good ethics matter to us.




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Areas of Practice

What we do


Corporate and Commercial


Oil, Gas & Energy


Litigation & ADR

maritime law

Maritime Law


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top tier maritime law firm 500

Foundation Chambers advises on ship arrests, cargo claims registration matters and ship financing, as well as the leasing, chartering and purchase of vessels. The practice also handles insurance trade and marine insurance matters.

Legal 500, 2014

top tier maritime law firm 500

Covers ‘the whole gamut’ of shipping work. Principal counsel Chidi Ilogu is a highly respected figure who is consulted on maritime policy by several Nigerian public bodies, including the Federal Ministry of Transport.

Legal 500, 2012

Foundation Chambers is the retained legal firm of the Bollore group in Nigeria for over 12 years. They provide tremendous assistance in areas of maritime, corporate, litigation, and legal opinions. The Firm has shown quality and timeliness in the services provided. Staying focused on current issues, partaking in seminars and organising seminars are ways that show the Firm continually seeks ways to improve their specialised knowledge. Their professionalism, effectiveness and solutions to complex matters are highly commendable.

Esther Ifinnwa

Legal Manager, Bollore Transport & Logistics

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