Adrien is head of the firm’s OHADA Practice Group and helps to coordinate the firm’s team of locally qualified attorneys in French-speaking Africa (Of Counsel). He has considerable experience in all aspects of business law across Francophone Africa. Adrien holds a Masters in OHADA law from the University of Abidjan as well as a PhD in International Relations from Paris-Sorbonne University. Before joining the firm in 2010 Adrien ran his own law firm in Kigali and was a member of parliament in Rwanda.
Adrien is a dual Canadian/Rwandan national and a Rwandan-law qualified advocate.