DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Houda Law Firm

General Business Law

2 ranked lawyersBand 1SenegalGlobal 2021 View ranking table
chambers review
department information
Ranked Lawyers
chambers review
department information
Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Review

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

This top-notch firm assists a number of domestic and international clients in the banking, real estate and telecommunications sectors, among others. It also garners recommendations for its expertise in mining transactions as a result of its comprehensive knowledge of Senegalese mining law. The firm regularly advises on OHADA law in Senegal and Côte d’Ivoire and is increasingly mandated on tax matters.

Daouda Seck is noted for his expertise in litigation. He is knowledgeable of matters arising under OHADA law.

Khaled Abou El Houda is held in high regard by interviewees. He is well versed in project and general bank finance, and has experience advising on numerous oil and gas, mining and infrastructure matters. In such transactions he regularly acts for clients based throughout Africa, Europe and the USA.

Department Information

This content is provided by Houda Law Firm.

Overview

Houda Law Firm is a full-service and leading Senegalese firm based in Dakar that specializes in all forms of corporate and general business law, intellectual property and international trade law, banking and financial service practice, and investment fund laws.

The firm is well known for its work with corporations, mergers and acquisitions, and project finance in several key sectors such as banking, industry, information & communications technology, mining, energy, oil, gas, and infrastructure.

Founded in 1977, the firm has extensive experience in establishing foreign companies in Senegal and providing counsel, legal advice and assistance, and litigation representation in court. Khaled Abou El Houda is the managing partner.

The firm assists clients such as private companies, public entities, and individuals with their legal needs in Senegal and West African Economic and Monetary Union member states.

The firm also represents both local and foreign clients such as multinational corporations, investment funds, credit brokers, and commercial companies.

The firm’s mission is to support their clients in all stages of development in Africa with legal and tax structuring for investment projects, negotiations with national and foreign authorities, and representation before administrative and judicial authorities.

The firm has worked with clients from Africa, Europe, North America, Asia, and Australia.

E-mail: [email protected]
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/houdalawfirm

Members

Abou El Houda, Khaled

Allessie, Franck

Bockel, Laurence

Curtenat, Maxime

Dagneaux, Elodie

Diabone, Prosper

Dieye, Assane

Faye, Fatou

Gueye, Seyni

Kane, Khady Jatou

Lo, Malick

Mballo, Aby

Mbodji, Abibatou

Ndaw, Cheikh Omar

Saleh, Rym

Seck, Daouda

Sow, Mamadou

Toure, Mouhamet

Clients

AfricInvest Group

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Senegal

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers Senegal

Atlas Copco

Bank of Africa group BMCE

Banque Atlantique du Senegal group BCP

Banque de Dakar

BeIN SPORTS

BICIS group BNP Paribas

BOA Group BMCE

Canal+

CBAO groupe Attijariwafa bank

Ciments du Sahel

Cote Ouest

Crédit du Sénégal

DECATHLON Sénégal

Fonds Gari

General Electric

Grand Domaine du Senegal

Grands Moulins de Dakar

IAMGOLD Corporation

Nestlé

Novartis/Sandoz

Patisen

Sanofi-Aventis

Société du Thermalisme Marocain

Société Générale de Banque au Sénégal

Starwood Hotels & ResortS

Teranga Gold Corporation

TOLSA

Tuninvest

West African Development Bank

World Bank

Industries

Automobile

Aviation

Banking

Business

Education

Energy

Finance

Gas

Health

Industry

Infrastructure

Intellectual Property

Media

Mining

New Technologies

New Technology of Information & Communication

Oil

Real Estate

Restructuring

Tourism

Transport

General Business Law Department

Houda Law Firm

firm
Department location

66 Boulevard de la Republique

Seydou Nourou Tall building, 1st floor

Dakar

Dakar

Senegal

11 417

View Firm Profile

Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Senegal

General Business Law


Daouda Seck
Band 3
Khaled Abou El Houda
Band 1