Ovie Edward Ukiri, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Taxation, Petroleum and Energy Law, Intellectual Property, Investment Law, Banking and Finance. Member of Ukiri & Shasore.
Ukiri, Ovie Edward was born on August 15, 1963 in Lagos, Nigeria. Son of Francis Blovy and Agnes (Evwaraye) University.
Keele University, England (B.Soc. Science Law and Economics, 1986). Kings College London, England (Master of Laws, Tax Law, 1988).
Associate solicitor, Burke and Company, Lagos, 1988-1990;
senior associate, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie, Lagos, 1990-1993;
partner, Ukiri & Shasore, Lagos, since 1993. Member team representatives Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation at Public Tribunal on Fuel Crisis in Nigeria, 1992.
Member: Nigerian and International Bar Associations. Nigerian Institute of Taxation.