The firm commenced practice in 1988 as Livy Uzoukwu and Co. On 3 October 2002, it was registered as Livy Uzoukwu, SAN and Co. The firm is one of the leading law firms in Nigeria. The firm operates from its own purpose built modern law office known as Eliza House, located in Owerri, Nigeria.
The firm is headed by Dr Livy Uzoukwu, LL.B, LL.M, LLD, SAN, OON. He was a former Honourable Attorney General of Imo State, Nigeria. Dr Uzoukwu is also an author and a publisher. He was in 1999 conferred with the highest distinction in the legal profession, the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria.
The firm’s relationship with its clients is based on experience, knowledge and professionalism.
The firm appreciates that legal practice is carried out in a continuously changing environment and that it is becoming increasingly a multi-jurisdictional and cross-border matter. The firm therefore has relationships and linkages with international law firms.