Firm Profile > Cabinet Maître Cheikh FALL > Dakar, Senegal

Cabinet Maître Cheikh FALL

Leading firms Tier 2

Cabinet Maître Cheikh FALL handles corporate and commercial advisory work for domestic and international clients. In addition, the firm (one of the largest and oldest in Senegal), is praised by its peers for its strong litigation capabilities, particularly in the field of intellectual property law. Cheikh Fall, the founder, remains the managing partner.


As one of the largest and most experienced law firms in West Africa with over three decades of practice in the field of law, Cabinet Maitre Cheikh FALL offers a wide range of legal services to national and international organisations and individuals throughout Africa. Maître Cheikh FALL law firm was founded and is managed by Maître Cheikh FALL (attorney-at-law), with the collaboration of a highly experienced and competent staff made up of talented lawyers and legal experts with different specialisations, as well as a qualified and bilingual management staff connected online 24 hours a day to ensure permanent contact with clients.

Holder of a Master’s Degree in Business law in 1982, Maitre Cheikh Fall’s legal expertise covers a wide range of legal issues such as Business law Company and General Interest Group law, treaties settlement procedures, debts recovery procedures and is entitled to evolve within all the countries of the OHADA zone.

Besides, he is also a holder of a certificate in Markets Transfer delivered by the World Bank as well as a Higher Diploma in Specialised Studies in Intellectual Property delivered by CEIPI Strasbourg – France, Maître Cheikh FALL the founder is, besides his status of a barrister at court, a counsel in Intellectual Propriety and Chartered Representative at the African Intellectual Property Organisation (AIPO).

Cabinet Maitre Cheikh Fall has created strong professional bonds with International companies through the appropriate legal services it provides with them. Such services range from legal representation before the jurisdictions, legal opinions on applicable laws in different establishments’ local incorporation, as well as all related immigration services for their employees to legally enter, reside and work in Africa in conformity with local laws.

Our Practice Areas Include: Banking Law, Business Law, Corporate Law, Petroleum Code, Movables and Securitization, Stock exchange law, Law Admiralty and Maritime Law, International Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Aviation and Aerospace, Bankruptcy, Civil Rights, Commercial Law, Administrative law, Antitrust and Trade Regulation, Tax and Taxation, Communications Law, Construction Law, Contracts, Criminal Law, Debtor and Creditor, Employee Benefits, Energy, Family Law, Finance, Government Contracts, Immigration, Insurance, Intellectual Property, International Trade, Internet Law, Investments, Labour and Employment, Litigation, Mergers and Acquisitions, Real Estate, Trust and States.