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Mrs. Fatou DIOP is a Senegalese lawyer. She holds several law degrees including a Master in Business Law, in 2013, from University of Paris X-Nanterre (France) with a focus on Legal Professions, a Master in Business Law, in 2014, with a focus on Judicial Practice from University of Evry Val d’Essonne (France) and a Master in Law from University of Paris-Nanterre (France) with a specialization in Energy, Investment and Arbitration.
She has successfully entered into several professional training programmes including Baubigeat Law firm in Paris (France), MAAT Consulting law firm in Dakar (Senegal), E.H. NDIAYE Law Office in Dakar (Senegal) etc.
Mrs. DIOP has interned with Star Cleaner LLC, an international business company based in Indianapolis (United States of America) where he has handled issues relating to staff and contracts management including the related litigation cases.
She has developed a significant experience and expertise in the following areas of practice:
Corporate law: including incorporation of companies, establishing joint ventures, company restructuration, M&A, corporate secretary etc.
Project Finance: including setting up a special purpose vehicle, audit of the legal & business risks, negotiation of risk allocations etc.
Contract law: including OHADA, contract negotiation & drafting, legal audit, security pledges etc.
Company law: legal and tax due diligence, incorporation, drafting statutes and bylaws, legal assistance to the company management, capital increase etc.
International business law: including joint venture negotiation, drafting agency and distribution contracts, regulations analysis etc.
Investment law: legal assistance to international mining as well as oil & gas companies, analysis and advice on the national and regional regulations such as the requirements of the West African Economic & Monetary Union (WAEMU) Central Bank for the transfer abroad of profits and dividends etc.
Litigation: including drafting writs of summons, legal briefs, enforcement of securities/pledges on debtor’s assets etc.
Mes DIOP works in Wolof, French and English languages.