11th Annual Business Law Conference

Law and the Changing face of Legal Practice

The Venue

Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island

The Date

18 - 20 June, 2017


Rotimi Ogunyemi, Esq.

Rotimi Ogunyemi

Session 4 - Technology, Innovation and the Law Firm of the Future

June 19, 2017


Rotimi Ogunyemi is an Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Attorney with years of critical experience in commercial legal practice and core expertise in handling legal issues relating to ICT Law & Policy, e-Business, Internet governance and every aspect of Law in the current information society and digital economy.

He Graduated from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife and the Nigerian Law School, Abuja. He is the Managing Partner of Bayo Ogunyemi & Co, a specialist Information and Communications Technology (ICT) law practice in Lagos.

He is a faculty member and resource lecturer on ICT Law, Policy & Regulation, and Legal Issues on Innovation and Disruptive Technologies at the Nigerian Communications Commission’s DIGITAL BRIDGE INSTITUTE — an International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Centre of Excellence.

He is co-founder and president, Spindlar Cyberlaw Centre — A pioneer Centre for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Law and Policy in Nigeria. He is the 2nd Vice Chair -Nigeria Bar Association-Section on Business Law (SBL), Information and Communications Technology Law Committee and Member of the International Bar Association Communications and Technology Law Committees.

He is proficient in Internet technologies and programming. He is versed in such Programming Languages as HTML, CSS, Javascript, PHP & C. He is a digital strategist and developer with various certifications in Web development, Cloud & Mobile Computing, Multimedia, Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection Technologies, amongst others. He works to shape ICT Law development through training, curriculum development, legislative initiatives and advocacy.