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Mike Ahamba & Associates

Address: Iwuoha Chambers 14, Mann Street.

Institution Attended:

University of Maiduguri

 Notary Public: 1991.

S.A.N. Conferment: 1992.

Chief Mike Ahamba is a household name in public service, philanthropy and legal matters in Nigeria: and in every respect a legal luminary. With some of the most flourishing career profile to flaunt, Chief Ahamba’s professional experience spans a vast area of adjudicative and procedural laws.

A recipient of the national honors of MFR, Chief Ahamba is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK) and a CEDR-accredited Mediator. He was appointed a Notary Public in 1991 and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) on July 20, 1992.

After his basic school certificate examinations, his journey to the pinnacle of career success berthed at University of Maiduguri, where he graduated in 1981 with a law degree. His first work experience was as Legal Trainee in the Attorney-General’s Chambers in Kano State. From there, he worked with Legal Resources Consortium (Solicitors & Advocates) in Imo from 1986 to 1988, before going on to establish his own firm, Mike Ahamba & Associates a.k.a Iwuoha Chambers in 1989.

Chief Ahamba is a member of various professional and social organizations and has presented several papers of various issues of law and practice. A sportsman and ardent golfer, Chief Ahamba is a past Captain of the IBB International Golf and Country Club from 2005 to 2006 and a humanitarian.

His firm, Mike Ahamba & Co established in 1989, is one of the leading law chambers in Nigeria. With over two decades of operation and core experience in a wide range of national and international legal services and transactions, the law firm has developed an enviable portfolio of clients cutting across various industries and economic sectors. It has handled over 1000 briefs and novel cases that have contributed to legal development and reforms in Nigeria. The firm’s experience spans through the areas of commercial and financial transactions, corporate legal services, capital market operations, privatization, telecommunication, maritime law, constitutional law, oil and gas, and litigation. (We acknowledge that this profile was culled from The Radiance of Silk, a publication of Goodways Publications Limited)