Name: David Etah Akoh
Firm Name: Etah-Nan & Co
Country: Cameroon
Expertise: Comparative Law

Telephone: +237 233 42 56 09
Fax: +237 233 42 32 89

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Professional Biography:

David Etah Akoh is our exclusively recommended Comparative Law expert in Cameroon on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact David directly using the contact details listed above.

David has been the Managing Partner of the Firm since 1985. He holds an LL.B (Hons) Degree and a Post Graduate Diploma (Maîtrise) in Law. His main areas of practice in the firm are Petroleum Law, Mining Law, Banking and Finance, Investment Law, Labour Law, Telecoms, Land Law, Competition Law and Energy. He currently heads the firm’s practice in Petroleum Law, Mining, Labour Law, Banking and Finance, and Telecommunications. Over the past few years, David has been involved in almost all the syndicated loan transactions in Cameroon. He regularly advises investors on critical issues relating to the Petroleum Code and its regulations and also the Mining Code and its regulations. He has been highly involved in discussions with the Government of Cameroon for the acquisition by Foreign Investors of land for major agro-industrial projects. He has written several articles on Telecoms Law, Mining law and Public Private Partnership in Cameroon.

Firm Overview:

Etah-Nan & Co is a bilingual (French and English) Law Firm created in 1985. Etah-Nan & Co presently has twelve members. This makes them one of the biggest by prevailing local standards. Members of Etah-Nan & Co are essentially Civil (French Lawyers), Common Law Lawyers (English Lawyers), American Lawyers and others specialised in Comparative Law (English and French Law).

Etah-Nan & Co are principally involved in legal, regulatory and tax advisory services to corporate entities and State corporations and also general litigation. Over the years, Etah-Nan & Co’s expansion has been facilitated by its collaboration with other Law and Consultancy Firms in South Africa, Nigeria, Cote d’Ivoire, Europe, the United Kingdom, United States and Asia.

Etah-Nan & Co has constantly been ranked as the leading firm in Cameroon, and David ETAH AKOH, the law firms Managing Partner is rated as the Leading Lawyer in Cameroon in General Business Law.