Foundation Chambers is a specialized firm committed to high ethical standards in the provision of integrated legal services mainly to the maritime, aviation and oil & gas industries.
History of the Firm
The firm was established in 1999 by Mr. Luke Chukwudi Ilogu who was formerly a Partner in the law firm of Abuka, Ajegbo, Ilogu & Nwaogu (AAIN), one of the foremost corporate law firms in Nigeria at the time. The Partnership was dissolved in 1999 after about twenty (20) years in existence.
The firm commenced operations on Wednesday 1st September, 1999 and specializes in international transportation law with competences in maritime, shipping, international trade, aviation and related areas. Currently, there are eight Solicitors in the practice and six efficient and dedicated support staff.
Awards & Ranking
- Our Principal, Mr. L. Chidi Ilogu was named in “Who’s Who Legal” 2008 and 2009 (the Official Research Partner of the International Bar Association) as “the best in Nigeria” in shipping and maritime law practice.
- The firm was recognized as the Nigerian Shipping & Maritime Law Firm of the year 2010 by the Global Law Experts.