Firm's Profile


FONDONG & PARTNERS is a full-service law firm of very specialized and experienced attorneys located in Cameroon. The firm is a bilingual practice reflecting the two judicial systems of Cameroon the English Common law and French civil law. The firm provides excellent services to its clients. It was founded by Ernest A. Fondong, Esq who is a member of the Cameroon Bar Association.

Firm is a member of European Lawyers Association (AEA), Justinian Lawyers, World Law Alliance (World one Alliance), and Member Advisory Excellence Network.
The firm has two partners, three associates, one collaborator, one paralegal/administrative staff and one external tax consultant. We have handled and continue to serve companies and individuals in Cameroon and the CEMAC sub-region in general. Our goal is efficiency and the best services to satisfy our clients. Our Attorneys have handled very complex transactions. Our Attorneys have also helped to restructure many companies and businesses both local and foreign firms doing business in Cameroon. 

The firm practice is concentrated on Corporate law, Business law, Capital markets, project finance, Foreign Direct Investment, International joint ventures, mergers and acquisition, creation and Incorporation of companies under the OHADA laws, Privatization, Labor, Insurance, Oil and gas, mining, Real Estates, Environmental law, Internet and Telecommunication, Tax and Customs, Maritime, Banking, Aviation and Aerospace, International law, Immigration, Human rights, governance, Family law(Divorce and Adoption), Succession, Administrative Law, Intellectual property, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Criminal, Civil and commercial litigation and general practice.


Acquisition International Legal Awards winner 2022.
Best Project Finance and Capital Market Law Firm-Cameroon

Our Attorneys have assisted in advising on many loans to companies including but not limited to syndicated transactions. We are leaders in the capital market. Our cooperate law sector has witnessed exponential growth due to the excellent and efficient services we render to our clients. We also have one of the best human rights lawyers counselling and defending clients in and out of courts in Cameroon. Our counsel has handled and defended very complicated and daring human rights cases in courts in Cameroon. Our law firm is located in Buea-Cameroon just 30miniutes drive from the Economic capital of Cameroon-Douala. Our proximity to the economic capital gives us the strength and assiduity to respond fast to issues to Douala. Also as lawyers with offices located in the Anglophone part of Cameroon, we do drafts and notarize deeds of conveyance of landed property and authenticated documents. This is by virtue of 1990 laws organizing practice at the Bar. Our services are not limited only to drafting we do due diligence before drawing the legal instruments. Our lawyers have negotiated and act for local and foreign companies and individuals in acquiring landed property in Cameroon. This area has also witnessed exponential growth due to our excellent services to our clients which are tailored to meet the needs of our clients.

Qualified Legal Attorneys

Certificate D’Aptitude a la Profession D’Avocat(CAPA) Certificate in International Disaster Management Madrid, Spain 2013 Malmo University, Sweden (M.A Human Rights) 2012,
University of Buea, Cameroon LL.B (Hons) 2002

Years of Experience

Founder FONDONG & PARTNERS 2020 Associate at Tanyi Mbi & Partners 2018 Pupil Advocate at Tanyi Mbi & Partners 2015

Notable Publications

Reintegration of Male Child Soldiers in Sierra Leone after the Civil War of 1991 to 2002: A Critical Overview.


Ernest A.FONDONG, Esq, Founder, and Managing Partner

Ernest is the founder of the Firm and leads the Commercial and Corporate practice of the firm. Before becoming an Attorney Ernest was a Pupil Sheriff Bailiff at Jingwa Chambers Buea, Cameroon.

Atabong W. Martin Fondong, Traditional Ruler (Partner)

Chief Fondong is an effective and experienced Advocate, Solicitor, and Notary Public of the Supreme Court of Cameroon.


Anyang Lewis Forchenallah, Esq

Anyang Lewis F. Esq is an Advocate and Solicitor of the Rwanda Bar Association and a member of the East Africa Law Society (East Africa Bar Association).


Abohfu Crovies Ngunbeza,

Abohfu Crovies Ngunbeza. Esq is a Collaborator at FONDONG & PARTNERS. He is also a PhD candidate at the University of Buea.

Assistant Staff

Akiy Genevieve Zuh

Genevieve is a Legal Secretary/Administrative Assistant at Fondong & Partners. She holds an LL.B (Hons) degree from the University of Buea, Cameroon in 2018 and is currently an LL.M candidate in the same institution in Business Law.

Our Clients

Some of our clients include:

  • Chariot Company Ltd
  • RUSHOUR Investment and Property Management Ltd
  • Biomedical Solutions Co Ltd
  • Environment and Rural Development Foundation (ERUDEF)
  • Dove Educational Books PLC
  • ATEMEC Educational Books PLC
  • ETS Amin Publication
  • Menji Cooperative Credit Union
  • Tole Cooperative Credit Union
  • ANC & Co Co Ltd
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Buea, Fako Division South West Region, Republic of Cameroon