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 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.
Khaled Abou El Houda is an excellent business law practitioner who has developed proven expertise for more than twenty-three years, and this expertise is recognized in all important sectors of the local economy, particularly in Banking and Finance, Oil and gas, Mining, infrastructure and Energy.

Languages

French - English - Arabic - Wolof 

Memberships

. Honorary member of the Chamber of Mines of Senegal;
. Secretary General of the Canadian institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum Senegal section (ICM Senegal);
. Secretary General of the American Chamber of Commerce in Senegal (AMCHAM Senegal);
. General Secretary of the Moroccan investor Club in Senegal;
. Member of the association of Business law Firms in Africa ABLFA;
. Member of the reform Committee of the arbitration, Mediation and Conciliation Centre of Dakar. 

Education

Aix Marseille  France

 

Master’s degree Business Law

 

1997

University UCAD Senegal

 

DESS Business Law Banks and Finance

 

2001

Lawyer Rankings

Senegal > Leading firms

Founded in 1977, Houda Law Firm has a well-established presence in the market and a solid track record, particularly in the fields of corporate and M&A and project finance. The firm’s clients include private and public companies and individuals. Multi-lingual managing partner Khaled Abou El Houda stands out for his experience in mining and oil and gas projects. With him in the team is Seyni Gueye, who specialises in labour and employment, and seasoned litigator Daouda Seck.

Ivory Coast > Leading firms

Houda Law Firm is headquartered in Senegal, but operates from the Ivory Coast through its ofice in Abidjan. It is now considered a strong force across West Africa and stands out for its OHADA law experience and expertise. The firm is well connected to the international legal market and in Khaled Abou El Houda, it has a senior practitioner with extensive regional connections, including among the key banks.