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Practice Areas

Abdoul has been involved in cross-border transactions including M&A deals, construction, arbitration, restructuring & insolvency, PPP, banking, infrastructures, mining and oil, telecoms and international investment & business law. He recently advised telecom and mining companies in developing their activities in Burundi, as well as international banking and oil companies in cross-border transactions (Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Kenya, Belgium, France, etc.).

Career

Before being the Founding Partner of Trust Juris Chambers, Abdoul has been an Associate in a business law firm in Burundi and an international business lawyer in Belgium as well as in a well-established multinational Bank in France. He has been teaching law in three Universities (business, commercial, contract, tort, insolvency and property laws) in Burundi since 2011 till 2015.

Professional Memberships

Admitted to the Bujumbura Bar in 2015.

Publications

Insolvency law in Burundi

Public procurement law in Burundi

Guide to competition law in Burundi

Personal

Fluent in English, French, Arabic, Swahili and Kirundi.

Main Areas of Law

Abdoul has been involved in cross-border transactions including M&A deals, energy and infrastructure, PPP, banking, telecoms and investment law. He advised telecom and mining companies in developing their activities, as well as international banking and oil companies in cross-border transactions (Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania, Belgium and France). He also advised companies in restructuring and insolvency proceedings (rescue plans, liquidation) and debt recovery within the East African Community. Abdoul advised several clients in international trade and investment law and strategies in the EAC. He teaches law in several Universities.

Languages Spoken

He is fluent in English, French, Arabic, Swahili and Kirundi.

Education

Université Libre de Bruxelles

LL.M. in International Business Law

2017 - 2016

Aix-Marseille University

LL.M. in Business Law

2010 - 2009

Université Paris 2 Panthéon Assas

Postgraduate degree OHADA Law

2019 - 2018

Contributions

Total 1 contributions

Public Procurement and Government Contracts 2019 Law and Practice in Burundi

Abdoul Mtoka

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