Name: Carlton Fon Akkum
Firm Name: Akkum, Akkum & Associates LLP
Country: Cameroon
Expertise: Commercial Law, Corporate Law

Telephone: +237 6 99 99 49 43 / 672 77 71 75
Fax: (+237) 222 21 80 44

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Professional Biography:

Carlton Fon Akkum is our exclusively recommended Corporate and Commercial Law expert in Cameroon on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Carlton directly using the contact details listed above.

Akkum, Akkum & Associates LLP, is a leading and distinguished full-service law firm, and provides clients with comprehensive legal advisory services and solutions in multiple practice areas.

Established in 2002, the firm is a dynamic partnership registered under the laws of the Republic of Cameroon. Our main mission is to deliver premium service, quality, and value to our clients. We incorporate a rich blend of traditional legal practice with the spirit required to satisfy the constantly evolving dynamism of business in our result driven professional services.

Amongst others, we provide legal advisory services to clients relating to the development, processing, protecting and enforcing of their intellectual property rights before the 17 African Intellectual Property Organisation, (OAPI), Member State Countries. Our major practice focuses on trademarks, patents, domain names, licensing law, trade secrets, entertainment and competition law. The firm has developed a unique skill set specialised around prosecution, enforcement and litigation of IP rights, offering reliable legal counsel to both local and international clients.

With a rich legacy of 21 years, the firm is one of the most distinguished and recognised law firms and is ranked amongst the best in Cameroon/Africa, with many awards won in diverse categories.

Carlton is a founding member and the Senior Managing Partner of the firm with 23 years of hands-on experience as a legal practitioner. He has amassed quite a great deal of finesse in the legal practice and advised on several complex and cutting-edge transactions in the areas of Intellectual Property Rights, corporate restructurings like mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, corporate governance, due diligence and corporate finance, real estate, regulatory advisory services, labour and employment, competition and commercial litigation.

Carlton provides legal advisory services to clients within the upstream, midstream and downstream sectors relating to oil and gas and is currently advising two American multi-national Petroleum Corporations on a wide range of matters in the sector.