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Deana D'Almeida

Deana D'Almeida

Partner
Head of Tax - Africa Practice
Lawyer

CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats
2 rue Ancelle
92522 Neuilly-sur-Seine
Cedex
France

A renowned international tax specialist for French-speaking African countries, Deana d'Almeida advises companies on their strategies for growth in Africa.

Deana joined CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats in October 2015, coopted partner in 2020.

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Relevant experience

  • Associate Director at EY Société d’Avocats where she was in charge of the Africa Desk
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Education

  • Undergraduate degree, Institute of Corporate Law Post-graduate degree (DESS) in Corporate Law and Taxation, University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas (1999)
  • CAPA (post-graduate legal qualification required to practise as a solicitor or barrister in France) (2000)
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Publications

  • Maurice et le Maroc, en lice pour devenir des plates-formes incontournables d'investissement en Afrique, co-author - Option Droit & Affaires (05/12/2016)
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Expertise

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21/04/2020
Cov­id-19 in Africa
Our law firm of­fers you a weekly up­date, list­ing the main texts pub­lished on the Afric­an con­tin­ent about the Cov­id-19.
07/01/2020
CMS Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre Avocats co-opts six new part­ners
Our law firm an­nounces the co-opt­a­tion of sev­en new part­ners. Learn more.
18/06/2019
Tax­a­tion in Africa is chan­ging
Tax­a­tion in Africa is chan­ging. Large Com­pan­ies must ad­apt! Dis­cov­er our law firm­'s ana­lys­is on Afric­an tax­a­tion.
20/07/2018
Ivory Coast: What tax breaks are there for start-ups?
The free zone ZB­T­IC (40 km from Abid­jan) of­fers a par­tic­u­larly at­tract­ive tax re­gime.
20/07/2018
Tax­a­tion in Cameroon
Tax­a­tion in Cameroon: a re­form of the tax re­gime is needed to put the coun­try on the path of emer­gence and sup­port in­dus­tri­al and in­fra­struc­ture pro­jects.
26/09/2017
Africa : CMS Bur­eau Fran­cis Le­fe­b­vre ad­vises the Sod­igaz Group in Burk­ina...
16/05/2017
Prob­lems ap­ply­ing tax treat­ies in Africa