Nico Halle & Co Law Firm
Mr. Nico is Senior Managing Partner. He is a renowned Advocate of Human Rights and Liberties, Good Governance and Democracy and also a seasoned Elections Monitoring Expert. As a pioneer member of the defunct National Elections Observatory of Cameroon (ONEL), he successfully supervised and controlled the 2002 Twin Municipal & Legislative Elections in Cameroon, the 2004 Presidential Elections in Cameroon and the 2007 Twin Municipal & Legislative Elections in Cameroon. He has also monitored elections in other countries and was part of the African Union Observer Mission that monitored the Second Round Presidential Elections in Zimbabwe which held on June 27, 2008, on the invitation of the Chairman of the African Union following his track record in this domain. He has received several National and International distinctions, amongst which are many MAN OF THE YEAR AWARDS in different spheres. He also gives lectures in several Institutions of Higher learning and professional establishments. – He has trained and continues to train several I.P. Attorneys who operate within OAPI.
Cameroon was one of the most prosperous countries in Africa. Because of its oil reserves and favorable agricultural conditions, Cameroon still has one of the best-endowed primary commodity economies in sub-Saharan Africa. France is Cameroon's main trading partner and source of private investment and foreign aid. Cameroonian economy is based mainly on the primary sector (42% of the gross domestic product). Main sources of revenue in Cameroon are agriculture, livestock, fisheries, forestry, mining, and industry. The telecommunication's sector develops very quickly in the Republic of Cameroon. The Cameroon Telecommunications is a public company owned 100% by the State of Cameroon.
The Nico Halle & Co. Law Firm is a full service law firm of very specialized and experienced attorneys principally serving Cameroon but also covering the Central, West, and East African region. Founded in 1986 and with over 29 years of experience, we have a track record of successfully managing large and complex multi-jurisdictional transactions, disputes and projects. Our team of attorneys are thus in position to aptly address legal issues in both Common Law and Civil Law jurisdictions.
Banking and Finance, Immigration Law, Employment and Labour, Energy, Transport, Intellectual Property, Tax, Dispute Resolution and Litigation, Financial Institutions, Corporate, M&A and Securities, and General Business Law.