ENSafrica Namibia is a full service law firm with offices in Windhoek, Swakopmund and Walvis Bay.

Our dedicated team of lawyers is able to advise you on a broad range of matters across the legal spectrum, not only in Namibia, but also in the rest of Africa and internationally.

Because we understand the legal, regulatory and economic context of doing business in Namibia, against the background of increased growth and development across the continent, we are able to guide you through any challenges which your business may face.

We are especially renowned for our work in mining, energy (including oil and gas), banking and finance, dispute resolution, employment, aviation, shipping, and regulatory / administrative law.

We have the unique advantage, as part of Africa’s largest law firm, of being able to harness the expertise of more than 600 practitioners throughout the continent.

ENSafrica has a significant breadth and depth of experience and specialist expertise that spans all commercial areas of law, tax, forensics and IP.

As such, we regularly partner with specialists across the firm, meaning that we are able to assist with all aspects of all matters across all sectors in all African jurisdictions, ensuring that your legal requirements are handled quickly and seamlessly.

Our key differentiator is that we operate as one firm across Africa. All of our offices are fully integrated and work as one team.

By leveraging the complementary expertise, skills and resources of each of our offices, work is always done by the practitioner who can do it best, at the most affordable rate.

ENSafrica is a distinguished firm with a strong commercial practice and benefits from a stellar reputation in the mining sector
— Chambers Global Guide 2018
a strong track record in dispute resolution and debt recovery
— Chambers Global Guide 2018
the team also regularly acts as local counsel for borrowers, lenders and sponsors on renewable energy and other power projects
— Chambers Global Guide 2018
One client commented: Their depth of knowledge impresses us, especially when it comes to their contracts expertise. They are also very responsive.
— Chambers Global Guide 2018

experiENS

Landmark
case in which the Namibian Association of Medical Aid Funds challenged the jurisdiction of the Namibian Competition Commission.
Acquisition
of the Uis Tin Project by AfriTin Mining and the listing of Bushveld Minerals on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange.
5 MW photovoltaic
solar plant to be developed by Ejuva One Solar Energy and Ejuva Two Solar Energy, holding licences under the Namibia Renewable Energy Feed-In Tariff programme.
Mining
claims and prospecting licences by Desert Lion Energy, as well as its reverse takeover, listing on the TSX Venture Exchange (Canada) and private placement financing of securities.
Competition
law advice to Hollard Insurance Namibia, as well as advice on the Namibian regulatory environment and new legislation affecting the insurance sector and corporate governance.
Investment
in unlisted assets by EOS Capital’s Namibia private equity fund, Allegrow Fund, as required by Namibian pension fund regulations.
Review
of two major wholesale petroleum supply agreements for Puma Energy.
Employee
shareholders scheme for Gondwana Collection Namibia, a leading hospitality group, and its subsidiaries.
Representation
of the Micro Lenders Association of Namibia since 2003, including regarding new legislation governing the industry and regulatory matters.
NZD100-million
term loan facility to a Namibian borrower for two new 10 MW photovoltaic solar plants.
the firm offers expertise in tax and intellectual property issues
— Chambers Global Guide 2018

contact

Hartmut Ruppel

executive
hruppel@ENSafrica.com

contact details

Windhoek offices
3rd Floor Unit 4
LA Chambers
Ausspann Plaza
Dr Agostinho Neto Road
Windhoek
Namibia
tel: +264 61 379 700
fax: +264 61 379 701
www.ENSafrica.com
Swakopmund offices
Zi-Wu Building
Dr. Libertina Amathila Avenue
Swakopmund
Namibia
tel: +264 64 415 380
fax: +264 64 415 381
www.ENSafrica.com
Walvis Bay offices
No 3 Ground Floor
The Business Park
Sam Nujoma Avenue
Walvis Bay
Namibia
tel: +264 64 281 100
fax: +264 64 204 214
www.ENSafrica.com

expertise

expertise

African regulatory and business intelligence
agribusiness
Asia
aviation
banking and finance
Broad-based black economic empowerment (B-BBEE)
competition/antitrust
corporate commercial
dispute resolution
employment
environment
fiduciary
fintech
forensics
immigration
India
insolvency, business rescue and debt recovery
insurance
intellectual property (IP)
intelligENS
mine and occupational health and safety
mining
private clients
private equity
pro bono and corporate social investment
project development and project finance
real estate / property
shipping, ports and logistics
tax
technology, media and telecommunications