Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group is a leading Pan-African law firm. Our track record of providing specialist legal services, both domestic and cross-border, in the fields of corporate law, banking and finance law and dispute resolution, spans over a century.
With eight offices in six African countries and over 400 specialised lawyers, we are differentiated by our geographical reach, independence and the quality of legal services we provide.
We draw on our unique knowledge of the African business environment and in-depth understanding of the socio-political climate to advise clients on a wide range of technical legal issues. Our aim is to assist our clients in achieving their objectives as smoothly and efficiently as possible while minimising the legal and regulatory risks.
Our clients include corporates, financial institutions, state-owned enterprises and governments across a range of industry sectors.
Our expertise is frequently recognised by independent research organisations. Most recently, Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group was named Africa Legal Adviser by DealMakers as well as winning the M&A Team of the Year, the Competition and Regulatory Team of the Year and the CSR Awards at the prestigious African Legal Awards hosted by Legal Week and the Corporate Lawyers Association.
We advise clients throughout Africa from eight offices (Antananarivo, Cape Town, Dar es Salaam, Durban, Gaborone, Johannesburg, Kampala, Nairobi) in six countries (Botswana, Kenya, Madagascar, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda). We also work closely with leading Nigerian firm, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie, which has offices in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt.
Whether you need a corporate law attorney; dispute resolution lawyer; employment law attorney; or almost any other specialist business lawyer; Bowman Gilfillan is guaranteed to exceed your legal expectations.
Contact us today for more information about the legal services you require and to find out how we can be of service.
Bowman Gilfillan Africa Group welcomes John Bellew and James Westgate to the Private Equity team.