James Khanoba – Senior Partner
James Khanoba is a highly accomplished lawyer and Senior Partner of T-LOAK Solicitors. He graduated from the University of Benin with a degree in Law and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2004.
After graduating, James worked as an Associate Counsel at the firm of Jackson, Etti & Edu. During his time there, he gained valuable experience in the legal field and developed a strong reputation for his legal acumen.
In 2008, James was appointed as Legal Counsel at Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited. During his six-year tenure, he was responsible for providing legal advice and guidance to the company on a wide range of matters.
In 2015, James joined T-LOAK Solicitors as Senior Partner. Since then, he has been instrumental in the firm’s growth and success. He has a deep understanding of the Nigerian legal system and is highly respected by his peers.
James is a passionate advocate for justice and is committed to providing the highest quality legal services to his clients. He is a leader in the legal profession and is dedicated to helping others succeed.
Sepson Amorighoye, MCIArb – Managing Partner
Sepson Amorighoye is a highly accomplished legal professional with over 15 years of experience in the legal industry. He graduated from the University of Benin in 2003 and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2005. He is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom.
He began his career as an Associate Counsel in the firm of Alufe & Alufe, where he gained valuable experience in corporate and commercial law. He then moved on to work as a banker at First Bank Nigeria Limited, where he gained experience in banking and finance.
In 2008, Sepson joined the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited as Legal Counsel, where he was responsible for providing legal advice and guidance to the company on a range of matters.
In 2015, Sepson joined T-LOAK Solicitors as Managing Partner, where he is responsible for managing the firm’s legal practice and providing legal advice to clients. He is highly knowledgeable in corporate and commercial law, banking and finance, and oil and gas law.
Sepson is a highly respected legal professional in Nigeria and is committed to providing the highest quality of legal services to his clients.
Awaji-Ogak Katele – Senior Associate
Awaji-Ogak Katele (Awa) is a graduate of the Rivers State University, Port Harcourt and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2015. She is a Graduate Member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN). She is currently an LL.M student of her alma mata.
In 2018, Awa joined T-LOAK Solicitors as an Associate and is now a Senior Associate. She is passionate about corporate and commercial practice and has been involved in a number of high-profile transactions. She is highly knowledgeable in the areas of corporate and commercial law, and is committed to providing her clients with the best legal advice and representation.
Awa is an active member of the Nigerian Bar Association and is a regular speaker at legal conferences and seminars. She is also a mentor to young lawyers and is passionate about helping them develop their legal skills.
Awa is an ambitious and driven individual who is committed to providing her clients with the best legal advice and representation. She is passionate about her work and is always looking for ways to improve her practice.
Cynthia Njideka Igweagu – Practice Manager
Cynthia is a highly motivated and experienced Mass Communication professional with over 10 years of experience in the field. She is a graduate of the Institute of Management and Technology (IMT) Enugu, where she obtained her Higher National Diploma in Mass Communication in 2009.
Cynthia is a creative and innovative thinker with a passion for developing and executing effective communication strategies. She has a proven track record of success in developing and managing communication campaigns, creating content for various media platforms, and developing relationships with key stakeholders.
Cynthia is an excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with clients, colleagues, and stakeholders. She is also highly organized and detail-oriented, with the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines.
Cynthia is a dedicated professional who is committed to delivering results and exceeding expectations. She is a team player who is always willing to go the extra mile to ensure success.