Dede Thompson

Dede Thompson

Practice Areas

Litigation/Arbitration, Taxation/Corporate Governance

Contact Details



12 Igbodo Street
Old G.R.A.
Port Harcourt
Rivers State

Thompson is a member of our Litigation/Arbitration Practice Group, in which he has managed complex litigation at both the trial and appellate levels.

His practice spans a cross-section of major industries and business sectors in Nigeria. As a member of our team, some of his most notable accomplishments include:

  • Successful challenge of the illegal imposition of over N21 million as tax on a major indigenous oil company
  • Successful defence of a company in multiple suites arising from oil pollution
  • Successful defence of multiple employment-related suits against multinational companies for alleged wrongful termination
  • Successful pro bono defence of three persons charged with capital offences

Professional Affiliations

  • Nigerian Bar Association


  • Nigerian Law School (B.L)
  • University of Ibadan (LL.B)

In his free time, Thompson enjoys swimming, travelling, and playing football.