Ajokpaoghene (“Jokpa”) is actively involved in the Firm’s dispute resolution and corporate/commercial practice. He regularly advises local and international clients on a wide range of non-contentious and contentious commercial issues including complex contractual transactions, banking, intellectual property protection, environmental claims and corporate governance in Nigeria.
As a key lawyer in the firm’s dispute resolution practice, Jokpa is actively involved in advising a major multi-national Oil company in several environmental claims emanating from its operations in the oil-rich Niger Delta area in Nigeria.
He is also part of the team of lawyers advising a major State-owned corporation in resisting enforcement of multi-million dollar arbitration awards in various jurisdictions including Nigeria, United Kingdom, France and the United States of America. Jokpa practices from the Abuja office of the Firm.
Membership of Professional Bodies
Member, Nigerian Bar Association
Co-Chair: Lagos Court of Arbitration, Young Arbitrators Network
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