Legitng is a startup with a mission to provide access to legal knowledge and services in Nigeria. The startup has launched a free legal consultation service that makes available a team of Nigerian law experts to answer questions on Nigerian law within 24 hours. The keyword is “free”. The service has been christened Ask A Lawyer.
Free Legal Consultation for Startups and SMEs
LegitNg’s new service is targeted particularly at startups and new Nigerian businesses. These businesses are constantly struggling with the challenge of accessing quality legal expertise needed in the early years of a company’s growth. Legitng is committed to ease of access to quality legal information. The company says that it continues to experiment with models to provide legal information to those who really need it.
Enyioma Madubuike is co-founder and team lead at Legitng. Before joining the team, he worked extensively in one of Nigeria’s most prestigious law firms. He explained that where the desired level of needed expertise is found, it is often priced above the reach of normal Nigerian startups. This informed the development of the Ask A Lawyer free legal consultation online service.
Legitng says it is able to provide this service through a well cultivated network of on-call legal experts. This team specialize in different aspects of Nigerian law and are available to provide information on request.