Top international law firms serve as GEANCO's Pro Bono Legal Partners
GEANCO is a pro bono client of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Kirkland & Ellis has a 100-year history of providing exceptional service to clients around the world in complex litigation, corporate and tax, intellectual property, restructuring and counseling matters. Approximately 1,600 lawyers in varying practice areas work together as multidisciplinary teams to provide the full-service capabilities to its clients.
GEANCO is a pro bono client of Mayer Brown LLP. With more than
1,400 lawyers in seven U.S. and seven European cities, Mayer Brown LLP is among the 10 largest law practices in the world. The
Firm serves clients on both sides of the Atlantic, including 65 of the
Fortune 100 companies, most of the FTSE 100, and one out of every three
Tyrone Fahner, former Chairman of Mayer Brown LLP and one-time Attorney General of Illinois, serves as a GEANCO Director. Mayer Brown has provided the Foundation with legal, marketing and website support, as well as office space.
Anambra State donates 20 acres of land to GEANCO
The governor of Anambra state has donated 20 acres of land for Augustine Memorial Hospital and future projects. The Foundation will maintain complete control over the use of the land, and Augustine Memorial will operate as a private enterprise. This large land grant demonstrates Anambra's commitment to enhancing the quality of healthcare within its borders and the high level of support GEANCO enjoys in the region.
Ernst & Young LP Pro Bono Adviser to GEANCO
GEANCO is a pro bono client of Ernst & Young, a top three international accounting firm. Ernst & Young provides a range of services, including accounting and auditing, tax reporting and operations, tax advisory, business risk services, technology and security risk services, transaction advisory, and human capital services. It is the foremost global accounting firm and is respected worldwide for its high standards of integrity and excellence. Ernst & Young has an office in Nigeria.
GEANCO's officers and directors have extensive experience and expertise managing hospital systems, departments, clinics and international research centers. They hold degrees from:
- Harvard University
- Princeton University
- Stanford Law School
- Stanford Business School
- Georgetown University
- University of Michigan
- Johns Hopkins University
- Boston College
- Imperial College, London
- Yale School of Management