We handle a wide variety of litigation matters across French-speaking Africa and only work alongside the best advocates qualified to practice in their home jurisdiction.

We play a key role throughout proceedings by liaising closely with counsel and instructing them on the client’s behalf, as well as formulating case strategy to maximize the client’s chances of success.

8 Matters
Representing governments across the world

Debt recovery in Gabon for American federal government

The American federal government looked to John W Ffooks & Co to recover hundreds of thousands of dollars in... More

Recovering millions of dollars in debt

US$2.5M debt recovery litigation in Gabon

In a legal battle over recovering $2,500,000.00 USD in debt, an American aircraft manufacturer looked to our team for... More

Working to resolve legal cases

Helped multinational client with US$3M dispute in Congo

With over $3,000,000.00 USD on the line, John W Ffooks & Co counselled a multinational networking-and-telecommunications corporation on... More

Litigating employment disputes.

Assisted client with US$5M employee dispute in Chad

With more than $5,000,000.00 USD at stake, our team advised an energy company in a legal dispute with some of its former... More

Licensing law for major mining companies.

Worked on mining dispute for Australian major miner in Madagascar

A mining company listed on the Australian Securities Exchange consulted with us on a licensing dispute regarding a major coal... More

Negotiating large-scale disputes.

Litigated unfair competition allegations for transport company in Madagascar

We were retained by a transportation-and-logistics company to resolve an unfair competition dispute with a multinational freight... More

Complex litigation for debt recovery.

Debt recovery law for pharmaceutical corporation in Madagascar

A pharmaceutical manufacturer consulted with John W Ffooks & Co regarding debt recovery under a distribution... More