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Olusola Olayinka Oyeyemi

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Olusola Olayinka Oyeyemi, Nigerian lawyer. Bar: Nigeria 1989, Washington 2002, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 2002. Recipient Pro Bono Work Recognition award, Washington State Bar, 2005.

Background

Oyeyemi, Olusola Olayinka was born on November 1, 1968 in Ile-Ife, Osun, Nigeria. United States, 1999. Son of Titus Adewuyi and Christiana Amoke Oyeyemi.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Ogun State University, Ago-Iwoye, Nigeria, 1988. Bachelor of Laws, Nigerian Law School, Lagos, 1989. Master of Laws, University Pretoria, South Africa, 1999.

Career

Junior counsel Adegbo Yega Awomolo & Company, Ilorin, Nigeria, 1989—1992. Head chambers Olusola Oyeyemi & Company, Ibadan, Nigeria, since 1992. Associate Oshiyoye & Company, Southfield, Michigan, 2000—2002.

Partner Partnership LLC, Chicago, 2002—2006, Simmons Cooper LLC, Chicago, since 2006. Legal advisor De Friendship Organization, Ibadan, 1995—1999.

Achievements

  • Bar: Nigeria 1989, Washington 2002, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 2002.

Membership

Pro bono lawyer Washington State Bar, 2005. Secretary Christ Apostolic Church, Chicago, 2000—2004. Volunteer Redeemed Christian Church of God, since 2004.

Member of American Civil Liberties Union, American Bar Association, American Immigration Lawyers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, sports, travel, driving.

Connections

Children: Oluseyi, Olamide.

father:
Titus Adewuyi

mother:
Christiana Amoke Oyeyemi

children:
Oluseyi Oyeyemi

Olamide Oyeyemi