Opeyemi is an Associate in White & Case's International Arbitration group in London. His practice focuses on international commercial arbitration and investment arbitration.
Prior to joining White & Case, Opeyemi was an Associate in the dispute resolution practice of a leading commercial firm in Nigeria, during which he represented multinational corporations and financial institutions in litigations and arbitrations in Nigeria.
Representing a consortium of employers in an ICC arbitration arising from an EPC Contract regarding the construction of LNG Plant;
Representing a state-owned entity in relation to a dispute arising out of a FIDIC Red Book contract for the construction of road and water tanks;
Advising a Nigerian gas company in relation to an arbitration arising from a dispute on take or pay obligations under a Gas Sale and Purchase Agreement;*
Representing a multinational oil and gas company in a litigation before the Nigerian court on alleged under-declaration of crude oil export.*
*Matters prior to working for White & Case