Oluseye is a Partner in the Firm. He is a seasoned litigator and Senior Advocate of Nigeria who has successfully argued landmark cases before several courts in Nigeria that are today, precedents on principles of law. Oluseye has also gained a sterling reputation internationally having supported counsel on complex matters in other jurisdictions. Aside his disputes practice, he advises on corporate finance, trade finance, insolvency, receivership and capital markets – and led the team that advised on the first supranational bond issuance in Nigeria. He is a trusted advisor to governments, multinationals and DFIs and has been appointed by a number of high profile creditors to act as receiver manager over distressed assets and companies – most recently as Receiver Manager of Arik Air Limited (in Receivership).


  • LLM (University of London)
  • LL.B (Hons) University of Lagos
  • B.L Nigeria Law School, Lagos

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Seye Opasanya is respected by interviewees for his advocacy, and is active on receivership disputes and securities matters. He acts for banks and financial institutions, as well as oil and gas companies.


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