Oyetola Muyiwa Atoyebi, SAN

Managing Partner of OMAPLEX Law Firm

Panelist

Oyetola Muyiwa Atoyebi, SAN

Managing Partner of OMAPLEX Law Firm

Mr. Oyetola Muyiwa Atoyebi, SAN is the Managing Partner of OMAPLEX Law Firm. He is a resourceful lawyer and thought leader in the emerging areas of legal practice. As a Learned Silk, he holds the distinction of being the youngest lawyer in the history of Nigeria to be conferred with the highly coveted rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). He has advised and successfully completed numerous high-profile litigation, commercial arbitration and negotiations. He has a vast knowledge and understanding of the oil & gas industry, corporate, securities & finance matters and routinely provides transactional and general legal advisory services in Tax related issues. He has been involved in many of the firm’s complex, multimillion dollar and multijurisdictional transactions; and his clients span a wide range of sectors and industries.

As a visionary leader and global thinker, he has steadily over the decades built expertise in technology law and has core competencies in Data Protection and Privacy, Cyber Security, FinTech, Blockchain, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence and other emerging areas in the technology space. He is often described as the most trusted practitioner on issues around Tech Law and its related areas.

The Learned Silk is best characterized as a diligent, resourceful, yet humble individual who is particularly revered for his highly analytical and pragmatic approach to solving legal problems, as well as an unwavering commitment to achieving his client’s goals. Indeed, his hard work and dedication to his clientele sets him apart.

The Learned Silk, as a writer, is widely published in both domestic and international academic journals and other internet research platforms. He is a member and fellow of distinguished professional bodies and institutes, to wit; Member, Nigerian Bar Association; Member, International Bar Association; Member, African Bar Association; Member, Pan African Lawyers Union (PALU); Fellow, Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators, inter alia.

Beyond his interests in law, the Learned Silk is an avid golfer, researcher, writer and a tech enthusiast.