According to statistics, there are about 21 million legal problems that come up in Nigeria every year. This means that daily, there are literally thousands of Nigerians who require legal services. Many of these citizens however do not have enough access to legal professionals and this is where the Legalnaija Lawyers Directory comes in.

For Clients

Finding the right lawyer for you may seem like an overwhelming task, but it doesn’t have to be if you know where to look. Before you begin your search, you must first know that there are different type of lawyers, usually depending on their area of practice, so it’s important that you know what area of law you need legal advice on. These areas may include business registration, tenancy, family and probate or even criminal proceedings. After you have decided on what area of law you need a lawyer for, it becomes easier to narrow your focus and begin your search. There are quite a number of ways to find a lawyer, examples include through talking to your friends and contact, carrying out an online search, or looking though a Lawyers Directory.  You may also consider looking around your neighborhood as you may spot a law office close to you.

There are also other features that you may need in your ideal lawyer asides area of practice, which is location and sometimes gender. You may need a lawyer in a particular city or state or even want to find a lawyer based on gender. For instance, some parties in divorce proceedings sometimes want a lawyer of the same gender as them. This is due to their belief that such lawyer may understand them better than a lawyer of the opposite gender.

If you are however looking for a lawyer based on the above mentioned criteria, there is an online directory for Nigerian Lawyers that can be quite helpful. The Legalnaija online lawyers directory allows you find a lawyer through a location, area of practice or gender. The Legalnaija online directory also allows you search for lawyers in any state or community in Nigeria. To find a lawyer in Nigeria now, you can simply find one on the Legalnaija Lawyers Directory.


For Lawyers

The Legalnaija Lawyers Directory allows lawyers grow their practice, attract more  and talent clients and establish their practices as though leaders in their area of practice. Subscribing to the Directory is quite affordable and there are very easy steps for any lawyer who wants to get registered.

To take advantage of these benefits, simply subscribe to our Lawyers Directory by;

  1. Log on to
  2. Create an account
  3. Fill in your details, attach any relevant documents and submit for verification (Note that you will not be listed if you do not complete your profile and submit the requested documents for verification).
  4. You will be notified of your approval and listing via email.

Note that subscription is 1000 Naira only monthly, and you have the opportunity to upgrade and become top listed in your location as well. More exciting is that you get a 30 day free trial when you sign up. If you have signed up and are also yet to complete your profile and get verified, you should do so now.

For more information, contact support at or via @Legalnaija across your social media platforms.


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