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Founded in January I984 by C Nonyelum Okeke and H Odein Ajumogobia, Ajumogobia & Okeke has become ‘the firm of choice’. A leading commercial law practice based in Lagos, Nigeria, the firm has established its reputation by having an unmatched knowledge of its clients’ business sectors, as well as strong and long-standing contacts throughout the commercial sector. The firm is a multi-partner law practice with diverse expertise at the partner level and throughout the rest of the firm.

The partnership practises under the name and style of Ajumogobia & Okeke, with its main offices located in the central business district of Lagos, at Sterling Towers on the Marina. The firm’s offices are fully equipped with a three-city integrated IT system, comprehensive law libraries and competent paralegal/research support teams.

After three decades, Ajumogobia & Okeke remains one of the oldest continuing law partnerships and a leading commercial law practice in Nigeria.

Ajumogobia & Okeke has established a reputation for cutting-edge legal advice using modern and local solutions that enable clients to capitalise on business opportunities and manage change effectively. Sector specialisations are keys to the firm’s effectiveness. The firm’s lawyers have a profound understanding of their clients’ industry sectors, so that they can provide a full range of advice based on extensive knowledge. For clients of Ajumogobia & Okeke, this means service with an added dimension.

In each of these sectors, as in each of the firm’s offices, Ajumogobia & Okeke offers a full range of commercial legal services. With offices in three Nigerian cities (Lagos, Port Harcourt, Abuja) and corresponding relationships with some of the pre-eminent firms internationally, the firm is strategically placed to offer local expertise within a local context helping its clients to realise their business objectives.

Other officesAbuja
Port Harcourt

Number of lawyers 29

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