Dispute Resolution

‘Well-regarded team and a rounded practice. Has long-standing experience on a broad spectrum of commercial disputes’ – Chambers and Partners, 2018

  • Overview
  • Significant Matters


Complex working relationships among individuals, companies and other organisations means that disagreements are inevitable. This is particularly true when people from diverse cultures work together in a competitive marketplace. Thus the risk that cross-border business activities will result in disputes in unfamiliar jurisdictions is real.

We are proud to be regarded as one of the pre-eminent dispute resolution teams in Africa.

According to the Legal 500, we have “a wealth of experience ranging from high-profile cross-border disputes to major business rescue cases”; show “business acumen” and “industry knowledge”; and have “extensive experience representing public sector bodies and parastatals”.

The size of our team means that we are able to offer a high degree of specialisation across a variety of areas, with particular experience in:

Our clients include large national clients in African jurisdictions where we have representation as well as multinationals and international law firms acting on their behalf, non-government entities, governments, state-owned entities and financial institutions.

Significant Matters