OVYE AFFI
oaffi@babalakinandco.com

Education and Qualifications
LL.B, University of Jos
BL, Nigerian Law School

Practice Areas
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Energy and Extractive Industry
Corporate, Commercial and Compliance

Profile
Ovye is active in the firm’s oil and gas law practice. He has represented many of the firm’s local and foreign clients at courts of first instance and appellate courts in Nigeria.

He has advised and currently represents major multinational oil and gas companies in several high profile oil and gas litigation arising from oil spills and environmental claims, disputes with host communities, land and compensation claims.

He has also advised a number of the firm’s clients on issues relating to commercial compliance in Nigeria.

He operates strategically from the Port-Harcourt office of the firm, where most major oil and gas law related disputes in Nigeria are being prosecuted.

Membership of Professional Bodies
Member, Nigerian Bar Association