Corporate and Commercial

Our corporate commercial lawyers are valued for their diligent expertise in handling collective investment schemes, commercial contacts and negotiations, corporate finance, corporate M&A, corporate restructuring, joint ventures and strategic alliances. The practice is headed by Nathan Tibaigana who is a commercial transactional lawyer with expertise in international corporate matters, banking and finance, projects and infrastructure financing. We are aware of the need for practical legal solutions that seamlessly interact with the way that business is transacted in modern Africa, and we aim to offer the highest level of expertise and knowledge.

We have handled major corporate transactions in the banking and finance and securities, project finance, mining and telecoms sectors amongst others, and have clients spanning across all business sectors. We offer, with absolute confidence, experience and insight into all corporate and commercial legal work. This includes initial negotiations, joint venture structuring, corporate restructuring and reorganisations, security enforcement and recovery, company secretarial issues, performance of due diligence work, incorporation and registration of companies, and all related contractual work.

We constantly review our service standards against the benchmark of the expectations of multinational clients. At the same time, we strive to ensure that the solutions we provide are cost effective. Our excellent skill set, combined with our pan-African relationships, enable us to handle the largest and most time-critical transactions when required.

Recent Transactions:

  • Providing advisory services to Luma Holding based in Poland on foreign registration and local company incorporation and for establishing a place of business in Tanzania
  • Advised Sobetra Construction and Engineering Company based in Italy on foreign registration and local company incorporation and establishement a place of business in Tanzania
  • Advised Atvantic Group based in Tanzania on diverse anti-trust matters including the requirement of registering Standard Terms in accordance with the requirements of the Fair Competition Act, 2003
  • Advised Tanganyika Instant Coffee Public Limited Company (TANICA PLC) on Fair Competition Commission (FCC) related matters.