About Okibe Lawhouse



Okibe Lawhouse is an international law firm with its offices located in well-appointed buildings in the cosmopolitan elite D/Line business district of Port Harcourt and in Abuja, Nigeria. Port Harcourt, where the head office is located, is the headquarters of Oil and Gas business in Nigeria and the second largest maritime city in the country.


Mission Statement


"To satisfy clients with most excellent legal services through highly motivated staff using appropriate practice tools"



The firm aims to be one of the best three (3) law firms in the world with respect to quality of service and volume of work within a given time frame. It aims to be a reference point for the rendering of unparalleled legal services; to make law to aid business and not to delay or stifle it; to make the law an instrument for effective social and economic engineering for the benefit of both business and polity; to prove in every way that the law is made for man (his business and endeavors) and not man for the law; to prove that integrity is the bedrock of proper success in the business of legal practice. It renders services mainly to international and domestic corporate and institutional clients in the areas outlined below.


    Areas & Kinds of Services Provided

International Commercial Arbitration, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Methods


Oil and Gas Law, Environmental Law

Maritime, Air Law

Communication (including Information Technology) Law, Media Law 

Commercial and Corporate Law Practice

Banking, Financial and Property Services

Company Secretarial Work

Legal Consultancy Work



Private Individual Clients

We equally provide legal services for private individual clients involved in several subsectors of the economy and areas of life and endeavour.


Pro Bono Work

As one of the ways of giving back to our Inspiration and Helper, God Almighty, and the society we render free services in and outside the Courts to needy persons whose rights are infringed.


Sundry Matters

 Our response or turn around period is remarkably short even as we strive to ensure that in every other way the quality of work delivered is our very best.