Ranked by Chambers Global 2016
SYLLA & PARTNERS is ranked on Chambers Global among the top two (Band 1) best law firms in Guinea.
According to the Chamber Global guide, peers acknowledge that “they are very prominent names in the market”and”they give very good advice.” Also, their « respected team is particularly well versed in advising on projects in the energy and mining spaces, and is also noted for its telecoms compliance advice ».
Also, two partners of the firm are ranked among the leading lawyers of the country, confirming our team based strategy.
Founding partner Mohamed Sidiki Sylla is admired by sources for his “excellent experience in local and international law” Chambers Global guide says.
The other partner Pierre Kodjo AVODE is recognised by the Guide as a ” deeply experienced in tax matters with further expertise in mining and employment- related work “. He is praised by clients for “understanding exactly what the client wants and doing everything possible to achieve that.”
Ranked by IFLR 1000
SYLLA & PARTNERS is recognizeded by IFLR 1000 as top leading Law firm (Tier 1) in Energy and Infrastructure.
According to IFLR1000 Review, « SYLLA & PARTNERS has experience in project development work, with expertise in mining law, which extends to concessions, regulations and other agreements, such as PSAs and EPC contracts. The firm also has experience in transport and power projects. »
Also seen as « Thoughful and responsive », sources say the firm’s partners “Mohamed Sylla and Pierre Avode provide clear and well-considered advice; it is a pleasure to work with them.”
Recognised by Acquisition International as the « 2016 Guinea Most Innovative Law Firm »
SYLLA & PARTNERS is recognised by Acquisition International as the « 2016 Guinea Most Innovative Law Firm ».