Opeyemi D. Akinde is an Associate in the Firm’s Commercial Litigation Group.
Opeyemi is experienced in representing corporate clients in a variety of commercial litigation matters with an emphasis on breaches in contract and shareholder disputes. She is well-versed in the areas of employment law, intellectual property, and community associations.
Opeyemi received her J.D. from Rutgers Law School in 2020. While in law school, she served as Co-President of the Labor and Employment Law Society, Secretary of the Moot Court Board, and was a member of the National Trial Team. Upon graduation, Opeyemi was awarded the Myron Harkavy Prize for Most Promise as a Trial Lawyer. She received a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University School of Arts and Sciences in 2017.
Following law school, Opeyemi served as a Law Clerk for the Honorable Benjamin C. Telsey, A.J.S.C., Assignment Judge in the Superior Court of New Jersey.
United States District Court, District of New Jersey
Rutgers Law School, J.D., 2020
Rutgers University School of Arts and Sciences, B.A., 2017
New Lawyer Trustee, Gloucester County Bar Association