Partner and Global Chair, Africa Practice Group – Latham & Watkins LLP
Clement is a skilled and recognized lawyer in the oil, gas, petrochemicals, mining and infrastructure industries, with a focus on project development and finance, international investments, strategic alliances and private equity transactions. He advises public, private and state-owned corporate entities (including sovereign wealth funds) in the development and financing of large projects. In recognition of his being at the forefront of cutting-edge legal transactions in new developing sectors and geographies in Africa, he is frequently invited to address various assemblies to discuss legal issues relating to investment and development challenges in Africa. He is admitted to the Bar in New York, an Avocat a la Cour in Paris and a member of the Cameroon Bar Association. Clement is fluent in English, French and his native Lamnso.