Chazai Wamba An Independent Law Firm based in Douala - Cameroon

Chazai Wamba is a business law firm dedicated to Africa, providing customized, innovative and accessible legal and tax services to local and international companies, banks, financial institutions, governments and other public sector entities, as well as individual investors and start-ups.

Divided into specialized departments and entirely oriented towards new technologies and the most modern working methods, we guarantee our clients a quick, clear and complete assistance, in accordance with the best international practices and standards, and meeting the specific needs of projects and transactions in Africa.

With lawyers who are members of three bars (Cameroon, Nigeria and Paris) and experienced jurists, the firm is active in all areas of business law, and provides both advisory and litigation services.

We also regularly work with external experts, investigators and consultants (in strategy, finance, project management, accounting or investment services).

Founded in 2017, the firm has three partners: Aurélie Chazai and Flora Wamba, both barristers at the Cameroon and Paris Bars and having worked at the largest international law firms, and Emmanuel Massoda, barrister at the Cameroon Bar and recognized expert in litigation and arbitration.

The firm is based in Douala (Cameroon). It also has an office in Paris (France) and a presence in the cities of Port-Gentil and Libreville (Gabon).

Our firm rests on values that define us and our practice:

  • Excellence

    We are professional and thorough. We also provide services in English and French.

  • Integrity

    We aim to build trustworthy and strong relationships with our clients and ensure that they are fully satisfied throughout the relationship. Our ethical standards are uncompromising.

  • Pragmatism

    We provide bespoke services and always tailor our advice to the applicable socio-economic, environmental and political climate.

  • Team Spirit

    We are all qualified lawyers with experience working together, always in the best interest of our clients.

We assist our clients in our main areas of expertise :


The firm offers its clients high value-added expertise through the implementation of innovative solutions to the problems they face, but also thanks to its deep knowledge of its clients' main sectors of activity.

Our expertise is recognized by our peers and by the market, as evidenced by our following distinctions: