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Do you need legal work done in Nigeria, but tired of the hassles? Let us help! Whether it be for onetime consult or an entire freelance legal department, our vetted network of lawyers is here to help.

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If you want to set up a business relationship, make sure that it is agreed upon and written down with the help of a lawyer. Let our network of lawyers help ensure the rights and obligations of both sides are clear.

Business Formation

When starting a business, it is necessary to have a lawyer who handles the company formation process from start to finish. Our network of Nigerian lawyers can help you form a company when starting or formalizing your business.


If you earn money, whether it's through selling goods or providing services, you are required by Nigerian law to pay taxes on your earnings. Let our network of expert Nigerian lawyers help you all you need.

General Counsel

Most successful businesses require legal support. Either it's for a business name change, change your company structure or work through a dispute. The network of lawyers at Counseal can help with either a onetime need or recurring issues.

Real Estate

The Counseal network of vetted legal experts can help you with real estate matters. Whether you need to lease, rent or buy a property, they are here to see you through the process.

Securities & Finance

When you enter transactions with other parties, your interests are at stake whether it's for a loan or some other type transaction - our network of lawyers will help you carefully structure every step so that nothing can go wrong on either side.

Intellectual Property

Registering your trademark, patents, or designs is a great way to protect against the risks of counterfeiting and theft. It will give you evidence that proves who owns what, which can help with any legal issues down the line and also provides protection in case something does go wrong for business ventures or protects you from someone spinning off your great ideas

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Counseal for Business Owners

The typical business owner in Nigeria faces a myriad of legal issues every day. But you don't have to be paranoid because we've got you covered!

Legal help is an integral part of all your other business operations and we want to simplify the process by catering specifically to your case, so take a deep breath and relax:

Counseal helps you find the right lawyer for your company's situation; let us handle all those pesky business legal issues, big or small.

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Counseal for Freelancers

When it comes to lawyers, there is a risk you're not going to know what you're getting. 

You could even have your time wasted with a lawyer that doesn't handle the type of legal issue that concerns you. 

With Counseal, we'll help find the right Nigerian counsel for your needs and keep them on retainer for as long as you need. So whether it's onetime consulting, business formation, general counsel, trademarks, or general counseling - we've got you covered from all angles.

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You’ll tell us what you need: we can help with anything from onetime advise to recurring consultation.


We’ll connect you to the right lawyer for your project to chat with and get your scope 100% defined.


You’ll get one estimate, hire your preferred lawyer, and start collaborating on our bank-grade secure platform.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What type of projects can I post on Counseal?

Anything from simple legal advise, business registration, collaboration agreement, partnership agreements, business agreements, employment agreements, leases, real estate deeds, wills and trusts, copyright and trademark issues.

How much does it cost - Pricing?

Each project posted on Counseal gets its own individual fixed price estimate based on the total scope to be completed, complexity, and urgency. Our recommended rates range USD ₦9,500 – ₦30,500 per hour. 

How do you match me with the right legal expert for my project?

We have a matchmaking system that connects you with the most appropriate expert based on your project requirements and their skill sets. They are 100% confident they can deliver on time and to excellence!

How long does it take before I hear from an expert?

We spend around 3-5 hours reviewing your project. If you don't hear back within this time frame, reach out to our support team ( who will find a relevant expert for the job and get them on board with getting started as soon as possible!

My project/task is urgent. Can you help?

It depends on how you define urgent. On average, it takes around 3-5 hours for experts to review and engaging with your project and around 22-24 hours for a project to be fully scoped and estimated. Of course, if you don’t hear from an expert within this time frame, reach out to our support team (, who will be glad to look into your project and help bring it in front of relevant experts faster. 

Is there any money-back policy?

We have a money-back policy which guarantees that if any expert you hire doesn't deliver to what was mutually agreed upon in the scope of work, then we will refund either 100% or at least 50%.

The amount depends on how much work has been done so far! We also offer dispute resolution services for situations where our team and experts cannot come together with an agreement.

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