• Adane House 7, Deco Road, Warri - Delta State

  • wwr@thompsonokpoko.com.ng

  • +234 802 305 7021

Senior Partner

Mr. Charles Amajuoritse Ajuyah (SAN) (FCIArb)

Mr Ajuyah is a Senior Partner and the Deputy Head of the firm.


  • BSC, Business Administration, University of Lagos (1983)
  • LLB (Hons), University of Benin (1987)
  • BL, Nigerian Law School (1988)

Mr Ajuyah joined the firm in 1988 and has attended various local and international courses and seminars on Maritime law and practice including Lloyd’s Shipping Law Summer School in the United Kingdom. He was elevated to the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria in 2008 and is a Life Bencher of the Body of Benchers. He was the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice of Delta State from 2011 – 2015. He returned to the firm as the Deputy Head of Chambers in June, 2015. Mr Ajuyah has flair for Maritime Law, Commercial and Property Laws, Oil & Gas Law, Construction & Building Law, Banking & Insurance, Taxation, Civil and Criminal Litigations.

Professional Associations/Committees

  • Member, Nigerian Bar Association
  • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Nigeria
  • Member and Life Bencher, Body of Benchers
  • Member, South-South Tax Appeal Tribunal (2009 – 2011)
  • Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, Nigeria
  • Member, International Bar Association