Franklin NGABESenior Associate
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Franklin is an Attorney-at-law and Senior Associate in the firm.
Franklin is a Member of the Cameroon Bar Association and the Gambia Bar Association.
He is a graduate in Business Law, and holder of a Certificate in General Courses on Intellectual Property delivered by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).
Franklin has completed a professional internship at the Office of the Attorney General of The Gambia. He was a contributor to the Chambers Global Practice Guide 2019 on Trademarks and the 2019 International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) on Mergers and Acquisitions.
He advises on intellectual property issues, including trademarks, patents, industrial designs, trade names, geographical indications. He recognizes the significant value of IP rights and takes a very practical view to resolving issues arising. He handles complex finance and tech-related matters. He advises on technologies such as blockchain, smart contracts, and artificial intelligence (AI), with a focus on the legal, ethical and practical risks.
He also handles counterfeiting proceedings.
He is a dual qualified lawyer admitted to practice in Cameroon and in The Gambia. He is a certified World Bank Doing Business consultant.
He is a certified World Bank Doing Business consultant.
He is fluent in English and French.