Name: Carlton Fon Akkum
Firm Name: Akkum, AKKUM & Associates LLP
Country: Cameroon
Expertise: Intellectual Property Law

Telephone: +237 222218043
Fax: +237 222218044
Email: [email protected]

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Professional Biography:

Carlton Fon Akkum is the Managing Partner of the firm with more than fifteen years of outstanding practice. He studied Law and Economics and has many qualifications. Admitted to the Cameroon Bar Association in 1996, he advices local and international clients in all aspects of corporate transactions and corporate Law as well as venture capital investments. He also has extensive experience in Intellectual Property Law, Mining and Hydro-carbons, Civil Aviation and Labour and Trade Relations. He is currently advising Rodeo Resources and Grynberg Petroleum Company, United States based Corporations, on the Exploration, Exploitation, Development and Marketing of the on-shore Logbaba natural Gas/Condensate Field project in Cameroon. He has advised Ansette World Wide Aviation and G.E. Capital Aviation Ltd., with respect to five (5) Air-Craft Lease Transactions contracted with the Cameroon Airlines, (as at the time). Carlton has also handled other highly complex structured finance transactions.

Firm Overview:

AKKUM, AKKUM & Associates LLP is licensed before the African Intellectual Property Organization, (OAPI) ,and represent clients world wide, in all their IP related filings before its 17 member state Countries. The firm is a full-service IP firm and has a wide IP clientele.

Prior to joining AKKUM, AKKUM & Associates LLP, Carlton constituted one of the two (2) partners in the Nico Halle & Co Law Firm and was the Assistant Managing Partner for several years. Carlton has a well established practice and is proficient in both English and French.