About Kawun Kakar

Kawun Kakar is the managing partner of Kakar Advocates LLC. He is a member of the California Bar Association and has extensive experience as an attorney, as a private sector executive and a senior government official in various advisory capacities. He has significant experience in mining and extractive industry in Afghanistan. Mr Kakar’s clients include some of the most influential public and private actors in the mining sector in Afghanistan. He is known as a top negotiator, and is respected for his deal-making abilities. Mr Kakar has been involved in some of the largest mining contracts in Afghanistan, and his firm is recognised as being on the leading edge in the mining sector.