What matters in today’s business environment are fast turnaround times and cost-effective solutions. ENSafrica is Africa’s largest law firm, with over 600 practitioners, and 100 years of experience in high-level, complex commercial work. The firm’s focus is on “what’s best for the client” and striving for excellence, in both offering and service. ENSafrica is committed to providing clients with cost-effective outcomes by ensuring work is done at the right level, and in the manner that best suits clients’ preferences and pricing structures.
While many recognise the unique opportunities for trade, investment and growth that Africa represents, predicting in-country and across region risks is not easy, particularly given the rate of exponential change impacting multiple indicators, whether economic, political, technological or social. ENSafrica is an independent law firm with fully integrated offices across Southern, West and East Africa. The firm offers clients many years’ accumulated know-how and solid experience, whether doing business in-country or cross-continent, helping to minimise risk and leverage business opportunities across Africa.
ENSafrica has lawyers qualified to practise English, French and OHADA law, as well as practitioners who are fluent in African and international languages, including Mandarin, Cantonese, French and Portuguese. The firm also has dedicated China and India practice groups, which focus on the African strategies of these countries.
Through the financial services centre of Mauritius, ENSafrica also offers a unique possibility to integrate all aspects of structuring clients’ investments in relation to all commercial areas of law, tax, IP and fiduciary.
ENSafrica is rated as a top tier law firm and ENSafrica practitioners are listed as leading lawyers in the IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate 2017 guide and IFLR1000 Energy and Infrastructure 2016 guide.
The IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate 2017 guide says of ENSafrica: “The firm works seamlessly throughout [its offices], and can serve its clients across the continent with a one firm approach.” Quoting some of the firm’s clients, the guide says: “They have excellent knowledge of our business and are subject matter experts” and “they are dedicated to both the client and the task at hand.”
Client feedback on ENSafrica published in the IFLR1000 Energy and Infrastructure 2016 guide includes: “High level of professionalism, quick turnaround of results and very knowledgeable team, displaying a high level of innovation”.
IFLR1000 publishes leading law firm rankings in two guides, Financial and Corporate and Energy and Infrastructure. IFLR1000’s first guide was published in 1990 and it currently conducts research in over 120 jurisdictions worldwide. Its rankings and analysis are based on extensive independent research and no firm can pay to be part of the guides.
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