Our Lawyers
H. Odein Ajumogobia SAN

Born Lagos, Nigeria, admitted to Nigerian Bar July 1979, admitted to the inner bar in 2003 as Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN); Education: University of Lagos [LL.B Honours, June 1978]; Faculty Prize for best results in final degree examination. Prizes for best over-all performance and subject prizes in first and second year examinations; Federal Government of Nigeria Merit Award for academic performance at the University of Lagos 1975 - 1976; Participant in the final rounds of the Phillip C. Jessup International Moot Court competition Washington D.C. April 1978; Harvard Law School, Cambridge Massachusetts [LL.M 1988]; Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators FCI Arb. (London) 1996. Member, ICC International Court of Arbitration in Paris, 2000; Work: Assistant Lecturer, Department of Commercial & Industrial Law, Faculty of Law, University of Lagos 1979 - 1980; Fred Egbe & Co; Solicitors 1980 - 1983; Nigerian LNG Consultants 1983; Partner, Ajumogobia & Okeke since 1984; Member: Nigerian Bar Association; Nigerian Society of International Law; International Bar Association; American Society of International Law. American Bar Association [Associate Member]. Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice 2003-2007; Minister of State Petroleum and Resources 2007-2009; Minister for Foreign Affairs 2009-2011.

Areas of specialization:

Commercial litigation and arbitration; Environmental Law and oil pollution litigation. Transportation law with a specific interest in Aviation Law. Recently appointed a member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris.

Contact details:
E-mail: odein@ajumogobiaokeke.com
Tel: +234 -1- 2719368
Our Locations
UAC Complex,
Central Business District,
Tel: 234 -09-8734510
2nd Floor, Sterling Towers, 20 Marina, Lagos.
Tel: 234 1 2719368, 234 1 2719369
Fax: 234 1 2719882, 234 1 4622686
Port Harcourt
1st floor, 39, Wogu street, D/Line, Port Harcourt.
Tel: 234-84-234267
Fax: 234-84-235798