Firm profile submitted by Mame Adama Gueye & Associés
SCP Mame Adama Gueye & Associés is a leading law firm in Senegal, with an excellent reputation based on its proven expertise and credibility. SCP MAGA is the first law firm certified ISO 9001-2008 version in West, North and Middle Africa. The firm works in several fields of general law and business law including but not limited to commercial law, mining law, contracts law, competition law, banking law, project finance, insurance law, corporate law, taxation law, intellectual property and copyright law, labour law, investment, civil aviation and property law. SCP Mame Adama Gueye & Associates provides high-level quality services both in legal assistance and litigation. Due to its excellent reputation, the firm has gained the confidence of several famous international law firms such as Baker & McKenzie, Hogan Lovells, Linklaters, White & Case, Clifford Chance, Freshfields, Denton Sapte, Skadden, Gide, Loyrette &Nouel, Norton Rose, with whom, the firm works on a regular basis, especially as the local counsel of lenders or sponsors in project finance. In order to serve well and quickly and meet the clients’ expectations in a perfect secure condition, the firm has invested in the development of a unique technology platform in the profession of lawyers in Senegal and the subregion to guarantee them a perfect responsiveness and secure management of fully digitised files. The firm has been continuously ranked, since 2003 by Chambers Global, in the top 3 of the best business law firms of Senegal. In the 2015 and 2016 edition, the firm is the best-ranked business law firm of Senegal. Moreover SCP Mame Adama Gueye & Associés is one of the few law firms in Senegal which are bilingual and able to meet the demands of clients both in French and English. Thus, the firm is the counsel in Senegal of multinational companies based in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. In addition, thanks to the quality of its services, SCP Mame Adama Gueye & Associés is recommended by the Embassies of USA, France, Spain and Germany in Dakar. The law firm is member of LEXAFRICA network (www.lexafrica.com) that is the most important business law firms network in Africa with members from more than 30 countries as well as of WORLD SERVICES GROUP (www.worldservicesgroup.com) that is the most important multidisciplinary network in the world with members from more than 115 countries.
Managing Partner: Mame Adama Gueye
Number of partners: 3
Number of lawyers: 8
Languages: English, French
Main Areas Of Practice:
The firm provides, among others, the following services:
■Legal Advice & Assistance
■Legal Opinion & Due Diligence
■Representation Before Courts
Key Clients: International Finance Corporation, African Development Bank, Société Générale, AFREXIMBANK, Islamic Development Bank, BNP PARIBAS,Standard Chartered Bank, Western Union, Phillip Morris, Microsoft, Wartsila, Central Bank of West Africa, Google, Apple, Cisco, Nokia, Ericsson, Samsung, Pfizer, Bombardier, Kia, Moneygram, Hyundai, Mitsubishi, Oryx Petrolum, Exxon Mobil, Louis Dreyfus Commodities.