dele oye


Principal Partner

Education: Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, LL.B (Hons) 1988.

1989: Admitted to the Nigerian Bar

1989 – 1990: Worked with the Legal Department of the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA); joined PRIME CHAMBERS until 1991

1991: Founded Dele Oye & Associates

Core Practice Areas:

• Litigation, Company, Charities & Philanthropy, Immigration, Energy and Renewables, Family Law.

Dele Kelvin Oye has held and continues to hold membership of several Organizations and Associations:

• Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association(NBA), Abuja Branch (1998 – 2001)

• Chairman, Conference of All Alumni Association of Nigerian Universities (2000 – 2003)

• Member, Governing Council, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife (2000 –2004)

• National President, Obafemi Awolowo University Alumni Association (2000 -2004)

• NBA Co-ordinator of Prosecuting Team, Legal Practitioners Disciplinary Committee (Body of Benchers) (2001 – 2013)

• Member, National Executive Committee, NBA (2001-2016)

•Alternate Chairman, NBA National Conference Planning Committee (2004)

• President: Abuja Chamber of Commerce (2008 – 2011)

• Vice President-Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) 2012 – till date

• Chairman, 2015 NBA National Annual General Conference Planning Committee

• Member, Body of Benchers (2015 till date)

• Chairman, Workshop Planning Committee of 2nd National Judicial Institute Workshop for Judicial Officers in the Petroleum and Power Sectors – 5th–6th April 2016

• Member, International Bar Association

• Notary Public

• Member, American Bar Association

• Associate Counsel, Firm of F. O. Akinrele & Co.

• Fellow, Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators

• Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London)

• Governing Council Member, International Institute for Petroleum, Energy Law and Policy (IIPELP)