Perchstone & Graeys, a leading commercial law firm with a practice tuned to the highest values of leadership, integrity and client service, is delighted to announce the elevation of two of its Senior Associates to Partnership; amid other key elevations within the firm.
At a private ceremony on February 1, 2018, the Firm’s management announced that, acting in concert with its external consultants, Shan Consulting Limited, the Board of Partners had approved a new structure for the Firm, to take immediate effect. This includes the two new entrants to the Partnership Board; Mr. Ugochukwu Obi, and Miss Elisabet Ekpenyong. The newly minted Partners will continue to oversee the Firm’s ICT, and Exotic Financing & Capital Markets Desks respectively – while assuming greater responsibility for the Firm’s ongoing expansion in the key practice areas.
As part of the Firm’s restructuring, it also announced the creation of new management level positions. Mrs. Ifedayo Iroche; the present Head of the Firm’s Employment and Company Law Desks, was elevated to occupy the new position of Head of Chambers and Practice Development (Lagos Office). Mrs. Bukola Oyinlola-Anuwe, the present Head of Chambers (Abuja Office), also merited an expansion of her position to include responsibility for Practice Development in the Firm’s Abuja Office. Mrs. Iroche and Mrs. Oyinlola-Anuwe will be primarily responsible for the Firm’s practice development in their respective branch locations.
Other key promotions to various positions within the Firm, were also announced; across Associate, Intermediate Senior, and Senior Associate cadres, along with an increase in remuneration across board. The Firm’s administrative staff also benefited from the wage increase.
In a statement, the Firm’s management reinforced appreciation of its entire team’s efforts in building and sustaining a thriving practice. The Management Board, pledged continuing commitment to raising the bar in professional excellence, and client service, as an adjunct to the achievement of global standards.