About Us

about us

Who We Are

Blackwood & Stone LP is a client focused law firm specialized in Tax and Business Law.  The firm was created with the goal of providing sophisticated yet practical services, advice and solutions to the unique challenges faced by our clients. We go the extra mile to ensure that we work closely with our clients to understand their business objectives and then deliver cost effective and creative solutions that are tailored to those objectives.

We provide services to multinational companies, public companies, owner-managed businesses, start-ups and individuals throughout Nigeria and around the world.

We routinely assist clients located in various foreign jurisdictions who are investing or carrying on business in Nigeria, as well as Nigerian-based businesses with operations abroad. Our services cut across all sectors of the economy and are provided through a diversified and highly experienced team of dedicated business and tax lawyers. We possess both the knowledge and experience to address all aspects of Nigerian tax law providing tax advice of the highest technical quality.

Our Values


Increasingly, clients expect firms to work effectively across departments, offices, and even jurisdictions. The greater complexity and size of legal matters requires more frequent collaboration and sharing of resources. Our close relationships with a global network of consultants, experts, and local legal counsel ensure that our clients receive unparalleled legal service wherever they need it.

Client Focused

We enjoy working with our clients and seek to build lasting relationships. Understanding the commercial and technical aspects of our clients business and the markets in which they operate is important to us. It helps ensure that we provide the very best levels of service.  Our ultimate goal is to help our clients business succeed.


To provide adequate legal support in today’s global markets takes constant growth and innovation. To meet the needs of our dynamic clientele, we work hard to keep our practice in step with the latest legal, economic, and technological trends shaping international business. Based on the foregoing we are able to anticipate and proffer solutions to the challenges our clients face when doing business.


We provide value driven tax and business law advice and support to multinational companies, foreign investors, public companies, closely held businesses including family owned and owner – managed startups and individuals throughout Nigeria and around the world.

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