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Elemi Opara

Elemi John Opara

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Profile

Educational Background & Qualifications

LL.M – Oil and Gas Law                              Robert Gordon University Aberdeen,

                                                                   Scotland, United Kingdom
BL.                                                              Nigerian Law School, Lagos
LL.B [Hons.]                                                University of Calabar, Cross Rivers, Nigeria

Brief
Elemi John Opara is a Legal Practitioner with dexterity and expertise in the Oil and Gas sector. Elemi also advises Clients on renewable energy issues and the need for mixed energy and non-reliance on fossil fuel; oil and gas management; resolution of disputes; energy law and policy; taxation; health safety and environment management; etc.


Since 2014, Elemi has been a Lecturer at the University of Calabar [UNICAL], Cross Rivers State, Nigeria, in the Faculty of Law lecturing Oil and Gas Law. Previously, she has lectured Commercial Law, Human Rights Law, Administrative Law, Nigerian Legal System and Anti- Corruption Studies.
Elemi is a Member of the Faculty Research Committee of the Faculty of Law at the University of Calabar [UNICAL]. She is a Partner of Black Rex Partners.


Professional Associations
Nigerian Bar Association NBA                                           – Member
Energy Institute, Aberdeen branch                                   – Member
Energy Institute, Nigeria                                                   – Member

Contact: -       elemi.opara@blackrex.com | elemiagube@gmail.com | +234 8088783762