This month we bring you a special focus on a continent that boasts the world’s largest free trade area, a diverse economic make-up and increasing political stability. The latest edition of Law Update focuses on Africa, a territory that continues to be an attractive business and investment destination.
Like the rest of the world, Africa is still re-building from the impact of COVID-19, however, there continues to be an optimistic view of the opportunities the continent presents. An example of the appetite for investment into Africa was captured in a report we commissioned, titled Legal Leaders in MENA. Our survey of legal leaders revealed a resounding desire to expand into new territories, with 81% naming Africa as their investment destination of choice.Read the full edition
Being a regional firm with highly qualified, international practitioners is one of the key pillars of our success. Our team of lawyers come from the Middle East, Europe, Australia, Africa and North America and bring a breadth and depth of legal expertise and experience that is unequalled in the region. We boast the largest and broadest full service Litigation Practice in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and have rights of audience before the local courts, including the DIFC Courts, and the ability to practice the local laws of all jurisdictions in which we operate.