Commercial Litigation in Nigeria
Plot 14, Block 109, Henry Ojogho Crescent,, Off George Enenmoh, Lekki Phase 1,, Lagos
Ken Ahia & Associates is a full service Law firm with experienced and specialized lawyers to meet our clients’ needs. We pride ourselves in the provision of quality services to our clients in different fields of legal services, including but not limited to: Business Advisory, Capital Market, Company Secretariat, litigation and dispute resolution.
The varied and combined experiences and knowledge base of the firm’s lawyers span over several decades under the leadership of Kenneth C. Ahia, SAN who has more than three decades of experience in Law Practice, with emphasis on commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property and Company Secretariat services.
Our lawyers are result oriented and have clear understanding of the provisions of the law, its application and relevance to various circumstances and environments affecting our Clients. They are committed to improving themselves through continuous legal education aimed at enhancing their skills and constant training to acquire new and improved skills required to meet our clients’ needs in the changing legal and economic environment.
We have a unique assemblage of determined and hardworking lawyers, working together with an effective support staff with integrity, analytical skills and commitment. Also, we are committed to remain a law firm of first choice and one-stop law firm, by constantly updating ourselves by acquiring the services of some of the best brain in legal profession and investing heavily in the development of the existing employees (both legal and non-legal employees).
The key to our success is the ability to work as a Team with a solution driven approach to help our Clients achieve their objectives. The firm does not just provide top tier services and advice but also cater to Clients on a need by need basis. We identify each Client’s needs and ultimately determine how we can add value and/or make the needs a reality.
Fundamentally, we are proactive in anticipating and preventing disputes, and litigate to conclusion up to the Supreme Court, matters that could not be otherwise resolved by mutual settlement in a timely and cost-effective manner. We also pride our services in providing proactive services to our clients, by utilizing our valuable experience and knowledge in anticipating legal risk(s) our clients may be exposed to and taking steps to eliminate them.
As a firm we give back to the society by offering pro bono services to indigent members of the society either through legal advice or representation at all levels of administrative panels or Law courts.
Finally, we are proud to say that we have the capacity to provide a perfect blend of Corporate-Commercial Services and Litigation services to our client, thereby, making our Firm the first choice for clients and international partners.
In the course of our practice and in representing our Clients, our Firm has made indelible marks in the following areas:
Secured Credit Transaction
Commercial Law Practice
Capital Market OperationsShow more +
Kenneth is the Principal Counsel of KEN AHIA & ASSOCIATES, a full service Law office headquartered in Lagos. He has outstanding credit for his work as an advocate.
He holds an LL.M degree from the University of Lagos and for some years served as an external examiner in Civil Procedure and Legal Drafting and Conveyancing Law to the Nigerian Law School. He was a member of the Local Government Election Petition Tribunal in Abia State, from 2003 to 2005. He served as a Commissioner in the Law Review and Reform Commission of Abia State of Nigeria from 2000 to 2007. He is currently serving as a member of the Legal Practitioner’s Disciplinary Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association, Lagos Branch. He is the Assessor appointed by the Chief Justice of Nigeria to the Board of the Estate Surveyors and Valuers Registration Board of Nigeria. He was an assistant Editor, Law Research and Development Forum Ltd., Publishers of Lawyers Bi-Annual Magazine (a journal of comparative legal issues).
Ken was conferred with the prestigious rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) in 2018, which is the highest rank reserved for legal practitioners who have attained distinction in legal practice in Nigeria.
Nigerian Bar Association
International Bar Association
Business Recovery & Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria
International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property
International Trade Marks Association
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Corporate Commercial Litigation
Intellectual Property and Brand Protection
Capital Market and InsolvencyShow more +