Interview with Luís Filipe Carvalho, Managing Partner, DLA PIPER Africa ADCA

What impact do you expect the upcoming elections in Angola to have on the market? In general terms, we do not expect a major market impact related to the upcoming elections. The Angolan economy continues to open up to the world, presenting great advantages for foreign investors, especially in what concerns non-oil related sectors, since …

Interview with… David Etah Akoh, Nan & C°(Attorneys)

What unique features of practising under the dual legal system of French civil law and English common law pose for Cameroonian lawyers and clients? The principal challenge which the dual legal system in Cameroon poses today is the incomplete internal harmonisation process of the laws (English laws and procedures and French laws and procedures). In …

Interview with… Borislav Boyanov, Managing partner

Following a months-long parliamentary deadlock, what changes are you anticipating to see following the election of Kiril Petkov? Bulgarian people expect to see zero tolerance towards corruption, judicial reforms, innovations, attraction of foreign investors and successful Bulgarians who live abroad to come back, and, in general, modern ruling of the country. As one of the …

Interview with… Mirko Daidone, Managing Partner, CMS Adonnino Ascoli & Cavasola Scamoni Sh.p.k.

What are the biggest challenges facing the Albanian legal market in the next 12 months? The biggest challenges are to consolidate the position in the local market and in Kosovo where our practise is growing sharply year after year and to provide international corporations the comfort to run their business in Albania by finding a …