Who We Are
D.MOUKOURI AND PARTNERS is a leading business law firm in Cameroon providing outstanding legal services in all sectors of the economy.
The Firm was established to meet the growing demand for local lawyers with recognised international expertise. We offer full legal assistance to clients and advise on sophisticated projects including infrastructure, telecommunications, and energy projects in Cameroon, and other Central African States including Chad, Central African Republic, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, and Gabon.
We have gained recognition from the World Bank for our contributions to the Institution’s Key programs. The World Bank Group and the World Trade Organization trusted our services as their local Counsel throughout negotiations for the African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCFTA) Agreement.
In 2021, D. MOUKOURI AND PARTNERS joined the UGGC Africa network to offer the best of international expertise and local roots. Through this new business law advisory platform, we have joined forces with Dirabou & Associés in Ivory Coast, and UGGC Africa Law Firm in Morocco.
With a dedicated Technology law department, D. MOUKOURI AND PARTNERS runs the pioneering Technology law practice in Cameroon, according to Chambers and Partners and The Legal500.
In 2021, in the Who’s Who Legal global ranking of the best law firms in Fintech & Blockchain, our firm is the only one ranked for Cameroon and Central Africa https://whoswholegal.com/analysis/fintech-2021—legal-marketplace-analysis
We offer high level expertise on Fintech, Blockchain, tokenization, digital assets, data protection, Artificial Intelligence, crowdfunding related issues, and all the aspects of protecting ideas, creativity in Cameroon and within the Central African economic zone.
We advise the leader in technology start-up acceleration In French-speaking Africa, the OrangeFab Start-ups Accelerator programme, designed by the Orange Group, one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators.
We are driven by our commitment to providing quality legal services and relevant solutions to help our clients succeed in their projects.
Our Partners and Associates were trained in Cameroon, Nigeria, France, Japan, and the US. They are fluent in English, French, and Spanish.
We are contributors to the Chambers Global Practice Guide on Trademarks and the International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) on Mergers and Acquisitions. Our articles are also published by the International Bar Association (IBA), and One Trust Data Guidance – the World’s most widely used privacy, security, and third-party risk management platform.
D.MOUKOURI AND PARTNERS is ranked as an excellent law firm in Cameroon by the world-known legal directories, namely Chambers and Partners, The Legal500, IFLR1000, Décideurs Magazine, Lex4.com, and Who’s Who Legal.
With a dedicated technology department, Fintech, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Crowdfunding, LegalTech, and data protection are part of our DNA. We are Technology lawyers in Cameroon, with a department focused on the convergence of financial services and technology. We handle legal, regulatory, and commercial issues specific to Fintech projects and businesses. We advise on all the aspects of protecting ideas, creativity, and data in Cameroon and within the CEMAC zone.
Well-grounded in OHADA law (Unified Business Law applicable in 17 countries in Africa), D. MOUKOURI AND PARTNERS is the only law firm in Cameroon, that has conceived and regularly organized an international OHADA training programme, under the scientific supervision of the OHADA Permanent Secretariat. The « OHADA Professional Days », the firm’s training programme on the harmonized business law practice in Africa attracts law firms’ and companies’ delegates from all over the 17 member States.
For over a decade, we have gained recognition from the World Bank for our contributions to the Institution’s Key programs. The World Bank Group and the World Trade Organization trusted our services as their local Counsel throughout negotiations for the African Continental Free Trade Area (AFCFTA) Agreement.
We are contributors to the Chambers Global Practice Guide on Trademarks and the International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) on Mergers and Acquisitions. Our articles are also published by the International Bar Association (IBA) and One Trust Data Guidance – the World’s most widely used privacy, security, and third-party risk management platform.
We are also devoted to providing our community with quality updates on the legal landscape in Cameroon and the Central African economic and monetary community (CEMAC).