Leaders in Our Field
Since its beginning in 1912, GENI & KEBE has provided legal services to a great number of companies, institutions and individuals. As our clients have grown, so have we. Today, we have offices in three main cities of Senegal, which makes us, apart from being the oldest law firm of the country, the largest one, in addition to our wide network of alliances in the African continent...
This is why our services are highly sought after by clients from many countries across the world including the top law firms in New York, London, Paris, Dubai and from across Asia in their transactions throughout Senegal and the Francophone Africa Region.
GENI & KEBE Commercial and Corporate Department stands out in Francophone Africa Region for the quality of services and advices provided over almost a century, to many TNCs, SMEs, and individuals as well in a wide spectrum of law including Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions, Banking and Finance, Employment, TMT, Insurance, Natural Resources, Real Estate, Aerospace and Maritime, etc. positioning itself as one of the most diligent firms in the Francophone Africa Region. Chambers Global Client's Guides praises GENI & KEBE Commercial and Corporate Department for its "high quality advice and ability to handle pan-African corporate transactions".
Our strong record on Corporate and finance issues is acclaimed by many domestic and foreign owned companies investing in Senegal and the Francophone Africa Region. Chambers Global Client’s Guides cheers our long-lasting reputation "to offer valuable corporate and financing advice."
GENI & KEBE Dispute Resolution & ADR Department is widely known for its strong litigation expertise in Senegal and the Francophone Africa Region. Our litigators are all qualified with the Senegalese Bar Association and handle all types of cases before Senegalese Courts, ECOWAS Courts and international courts. They have also an extensive experience in mediation and arbitration.
Our growth and increasing global presence, which have strengthened over the last twenty five years, are due to our long-standing expertise in many fields of law and the synergy of our wide network in Africa backed by highly qualified professionals who have performed work experiences in many foreign jurisdictions particularly in United Kingdom, Switzerland and France. GENI & KEBE is praised by many corporate Counsels and lawyers practicing in leading law firms in Europe, Americas, the Middle East and Asia for its capacity to bring together professionals in an interdisciplinary network that creates a synergy to better service their clients globally. Chambers Global Client's Guides states, '’The Firm supports its corporate clients in litigation and shows an undisputedly strong reputation for its work on transactional files."
The firm has recently led and coordinated the defence of a UK global investment bank in a civil action lodged by a Senegalese oil public company before the Senegalese Courts. The success of the case was attributed by the rigorous effort and cooperation among the defence involving lawyers and corporate counsels from Abidjan, Dakar, Johannesburg, London and Paris.