SCPA Sawadogo & Sawadogo

General Business Law Department

Burkina Faso
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This is one of Burkina Faso's most prominent firms, with a long-standing reputation among industry peers and recognised market wide for its expertise in mining and finance. The group is further adept in energy projects, as well as advising on employment and dispute resolution. It has a consistent and loyal client base that includes a number of international firms, and the team also possesses full English capabilities in order to assist foreign clients entering the Burkinabe market.

Senior statesman Benoît Sawadogo is a vastly experienced practitioner who is heavily involved in regulatory matters and high-profile arbitrations. He commands respect from peers across the legal community.

Patricia Sawadogo is a pre-eminent lawyer in the Burkinabe legal industry, able to draw on her expertise in a multitude of areas including employment, labour, banking and liquidation proceedings. Her experience as a litigator and mining practitioner is particularly highly regarded by the market.