Ashuchong Tanyi Ako Paul

Bar. Ashunchong Paul Tanyi Ako is the Managing Partner of the firm a graduate from the Council of Legal Education Sierra Leone Law School Free Town and a member of Cameroon Bar Association.

Firm Overview:

Ashunchong & Partners Law Firm in douala cameroon, an affiliate to Wright and Co in free town Sierra Leone ranked in chambers and partners, ILFR, LEGAL 500 and that focuses on rendering quality services to worldwide clients.

Situated at the heart of Douala the economic capital of Cameroon, it is bijural, handles common and civil law issues (English and French). It comprises of top quality lawyers whose experience and mastery of legal issues has given the firm the place it occupies today in Cameroon. We seek to render tailored services with the ultimate goal of clients’ satisfaction. Ashunchong and Partners Law firm is a full-service law firm, equipped with trained legal professionals who understand the clients perspective to provide time-bound legal services.

This firm came into existence ten years ago when a group of lawyers with the same vision and objectives in legal issues came together under the direction of the principal partner Barrister Ashunchong Paul Tanyi Ako. The need for new approaches in legal issues, clients assistance and support motivated the creation of this firm which has demarcated itself as a reliable legal partner to many clients in Cameroon and abroad.

Onjefu Adoga

Brooke Chambers Law Firm is a full service law firm based in Lagos and Abuja, Nigeria. Our practice areas covers financial law services, business and investment laws, infrastructure law, natural resources law, maritime law, human resources law and general litigation practice.

Maritime Expertise:

The salient details of our maritime law services are sale and alienation of ships and vessels, marine insurance law, recovery of cargo and claims, cabotage law and permits, maritime law administration, ports administration, customs laws, import and export laws, shipping permits and laws, ship arrest, ship registration, ship detention, lay time and demurrage, personal injury, maritime litigation etc.

Oto Salgues

This page, maintained by the legal office of Dr. Oto Salgues, aims to disclose such an important area, enable research, links with various national and international bodies, and publish weekly articles, and exchange cultural experiences in maritime, tax and customs law.

The issues involving maritime law, tax and customs law are still little known in our country, which is why we are not used to concepts and terms specific to the areas in question.

Juan Carlos Merodio López

M&L Estudio Legal has its origin in the law firm founded in 1991 by a group of lawyers for the consultancy and representation of issues in transport and infrastructure development. Currently, our firm has its main offices in Mexico City and extensive international practice. Since our inception, we have offered quality services and excellence, and throughout these years, we have accompanied numerous companies in the development of their activities. Currently, the combined experience of our partners of nearly 30 years in the consultancy, advice and representation of businesses in Mexico and abroad, have positioned us as one of the most prestigious firms in our areas of expertise.

Our professional practice focuses on the implementation and development of infrastructure projects in energy, communications and transport, corporate affairs, financial, stock, real estate, business and commercial management, as well as extensive practice in insurance and reinsurance . Our partners have participated in a relevant manner in various operations of acquisitions and sales of assets, joint ventures, as well as in the solution of regulatory issues and representation before the Federal Government.

M&L Estudio Legal is constantly referred by foreign firms to clients with interests and investments in Mexico and, likewise, we have correspondents in the cities of New York, London, Madrid, Bilbao, Barcelona, ​​Genoa, Tokyo, Bogota, Santiago de Chile and Buenos Aires.

Regarding litigation, our activity focuses on international judicial and arbitration proceedings, in addition to the practice in federal proceedings. Our partners have also acted as consultants to the Federal Government for the implementation of new laws and regulations related to the national infrastructure.

Recently, M&L Estudio Legal has also participated in the implementation of best corporate practices and codes of conduct (compliance) in Mexican companies that publicly list their shares.

Committed to the quality of our services, in M&L Estudio Legal, we place special emphasis on the personal and direct attention of the firm’s partners to our clients.

Ousa Okello

Ousa Okello, a holder of a Masters of Laws degree (LLM) in International Maritime Law from the International Maritime Law Institute, an institution of the International Maritime Organization, is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with over 17 years in practice and a member of the Law Society of Kenya (LSK).

Mr. Okello has previously worked for:

  • Wangari Mwanzia and Associates Advocates Position held: Associate
  • The Honourable Attorney-General Position held: Senior Litigation Counsel
  • The Kenya Maritime Authority Position held: Ag. Corporation Secretary and Head of Legal Services

Firm Overview:

Okello Kinyanjui & Company Advocates is a Mombasa-based Law Firm incorporated in the year 2015. The Firm is committed to providing effective, efficient and quality professional legal services, while employing an energetic blend of youth, experience and dedication to provide legal solutions to all problems.

Vera Alexandropoulou

Vera Alexandropoulou is a graduate of the Law Faculty of the University of Athens and has completed postgraduate studies at the University of Heidelberg and Harvard University.

She was admitted to the Greek (Piraeus) Bar Association in 1998 and qualified as a UK Solicitor in 2004. Vera has worked for the Harvard Business School, a major shipping law firm in New York, Norton Rose, and is general counsel at the Piraeus Port Authority. She established Alexandropoulou Law Firm in 2005. Vera has acquired a significant experience in sectors including commercial and corporate law, energy, banking and finance and real estate. Vera is involved as Chief Legal Officer with various institutions and associations mainly in the field of energy, business and fund structures. Vera is the author of codification of Greek renewable energy and natural gas legislation, and has published articles on Greek ship finance, Greek listed funds and environmental issues. She is fluent in Greek, English, French, German and Spanish and understands Chinese.

Shipping Law Practice:

Shipping remains a specialized and demanding area of law involving complex legal as well as commercial issues. The firm offers prompt and accurate advice to clients engaged in buying, selling, brokering, shipping and financing energy-related commodities.

We have often been engaged in the structuring of finance agreements, encompassing the acquisition or refinancing of new buildings and second-hand ships. Our aim is to provide a full range of high quality legal advice and representation in all shipping related cases.

Our expertise covers the legal, regulatory and policy issues relating to the shipping industry. We advise owners, banks and investors οn all aspects of asset financing and leasing transactions for the shipping and offshore industries, including export credit financings, syndicated financings, second hand ship sale and purchase, ship recycling, ship and mortgage registration, charter parties, management and joint venture agreements.

ALEXANDROPOULOU LAW FIRM:

We are a dynamic and energetic firm always seeking to achieve results for our clients. We pride ourselves on offering practical and prompt legal advice and services of unparalleled quality. We consider all our clients unique, each with their particular business concerns and needs and we exhibit the same standard of professional commitment to all.

With their combined skills and knowledge, the firm’s lawyers are well versed in providing a range of comprehensive legal services. These range from helping to navigate the Greek business environment and regulatory landscape to explaining the complexities of cross-border transactions including tax rules, foreign exchange and regulatory requirements.

Drawing upon our unique blend of local, national and international experience, we strive to meet the needs of both established local companies and foreign investors and institutions. We aim to provide a value for money service throughout, offering our clients high quality legal services as a team that continuously broadens its expertise, in order to maintain its esteemed standard of client satisfaction.