Khaled Abou El Houda > Houda Law Firm > Dakar, Senegal > Lawyer Profile

Houda Law Firm
66 BOULEVARD DE LA REPUBLIQUE
SEYDOU NOUROU TALL BUILDING, 1ST FLOOR
BP 11 417 DAKAR
Senegal

Work Department

Houda Law Firm

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Khaled Abou El Houda practices as a Lawyer registered with the Bar Association of Senegal and Ivory Coast.

He is the Managing Partner of the Houda Law Firm, formerly called Cabinet Kanjo and Houda, which was founded in February 1977 by Mohamed Salim Kanjo. Today, the firm is comprised of over 50 diverse and highly accomplished lawyers in the Dakar and Abidjan offices.

Khaled is an excellent business law practitioner who has developed proven expertise for more than twenty years, particularly in Banking and Finance, Oil and Gas, Mining, Infrastructure and Energy.

His qualities have earned him recognition including rankings from “Chambers Global”, “WHO’s WHO LEGAL”, and “Legal 500”.

He is Member of the Standing Committee at the ICC Center for ADR and registered as an arbitrator at the Common Court of Justice and Arbitration (CCJA) of Abidjan and at the Arbitration Center. Khaled is registered at the mediation and conciliation Center(CAMC) of Dakar, at the CIMAC of Casablanca and proposed as an international arbitrator by the ICC International Court of Arbitration.

Fluent in French, English, Wolof and Arabic, Khaled Abou El Houda has been able to assist clients from various African countries throughout the sub-region, Europe, North America, Asia and Oceania.

Languages

French - English - Arabic - Wolof

Memberships

Honorary member of the Chamber of Mines of SenegalSecretary General of the American Chamber of Commerce in Senegal (AMCHAM Senegal)
Member of the association of Business law Firms in Africa ABLFA

Member of the Standing Committee at the ICC Center for ADR

Arbitrator at the Common Court of Justice and Arbitration (CCJA) of Abidjan and at the Arbitration Center

Education

Aix Marseille  France Master’s degree Business Law 1997
University UCAD Senegal DESS Business Law Banks and Finance 2001

Comparative Guides

Senegal: Energy – Oil & Gas December 2021 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Energy – Oil & Gas laws and regulations that may occur in Senegal.
Ivory Coast: Energy – Oil & Gas December 2021 This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Energy – Oil & Gas laws and regulations that may occur in Ivory Coast.