President of the AAF

Liliana Bakayoko
Attorney at Law at the Paris and Sofia Bars, President of the Association of Francophone Attorneys
(+33) 6 03 71 96 82, (+359) 878 284 106


Liliana Bakayoko is an Attorney at Law at the Paris and Sofia Bars. She is a practitioner and a law theorist and is qualified in both French and Bulgarian law.

She graduated from the University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), where she defended her doctoral thesis, The Legal Commitment (L’engagement en droit), and obtained her Ph.D. in 2003. She also received a post-master degree in Bulgarian law at the Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski. In 2003, Liliana Bakayoko obtained the Professional Lawyer’s Certificate from the School of Professional Training of the Bars of the Paris Court of Appeal (École de Formation Professionnelle des Barreaux de la Cour d’Appel de Paris (EFB)). She was sworn in as an attorney at law at the Paris Bar in 2004. In 2010, she became, as well, an attorney at law at the Sofia Bar.

In addition to exercising her attorney’s profession, she taught law for ten years at prestigious higher education institutions in Paris. She is the author of The Legal Commitment (Individuation and the Civil Code in the 21st Century) (L’engagement en droit (L’individuation et le Code civil au XXI ème  siècle)), published by Éditions Publibook Université (Paris, France).

Liliana Bakayoko has valuable experience in cross-border transactions and business-government relations.

Her practice areas include business formation, governance and development, strategic alliances, and international investment.

She practices law in French, English, and Bulgarian languages. Her law firm provides legal services in the fields of French and Bulgarian law and assists its clients before French and Bulgarian courts, mainly in the following areas: Business Law, Company Law, International Private Law, Tax Law, Competition Law, Energy Law, Intellectual Property Law, Civil Law, Family Law, Property Law, Consumer Law, Labour Law, Public Procurement Law, European Law, Litigation and Arbitration.

Liliana Bakayoko is a member of French-Speaking International Lawyers and the French-Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

For more information, please visit the law firm’s website, https://www.liliana-bakayoko-avocat.com/.

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