Differences in law, regulation and business culture can significantly increase the risk and complexity of doing business in Africa. Our aim is to assist our clients in achieving their objectives as smoothly and efficiently as possible whilst minimising legal and regulatory risks.
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group includes approximately 400 lawyers across six countries. The Group has offices in Antananarivo, Cape Town, Dar es Salaam, Durban, Gaborone, Johannesburg, Kampala and Nairobi. Our relationship firm in Nigeria, Udo Udoma & Bela-Osagie, has offices in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt.
We also have strong relationships and work closely with law firms across the rest of Africa which enables us to provide or source the advice clients require in any African country, whether on a single country or a multi-jurisdictional basis.
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group provides integrated legal services throughout Africa. Focusing primarily on corporate law, commercial law and financial law, the Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group facilitates cross-border legal services of the highest standards across Africa.
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Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group Offices
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Francophone Africa coverage
Significant transactions or advisory experience