Layi O. Oduyingbo

Layi joined Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick in May 2015 as an attorney.  His practice focuses on representing disabled veterans at the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.

Layi graduated from Roger Williams University School of Law, and earned a B.S. in Accounting from Providence College. Prior to law school, Layi worked as a Staff Accountant for Eaton Aerospace Corporation and a Summer Tax Associate for PricewaterhouseCoopers. During law school, Layi gained practical experience as a Corporate Counsel intern for APC by Schneider Electric’s General Counsel, and also advocated for clients’ parental rights as a Student Attorney for Rhode Island Legal Services.During his free time, Layi enjoys sports; nutrition and fitness; spending time with his wife, family, and friends; and cheering on the Philadelphia Eagles and the Providence College Friars.


  • Civil Litigation
  • Appellate Litigation
  • Veterans Benefits


  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 2014
  • State of Rhode Island, 2015
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims, 2015
  • U.S. District Court District of Rhode Island, 2016