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We are legal experts in agribusiness in Africa. We are passionate about agribusiness and the crucial impact it has on food security and GDP enhancement.
Our agribusiness team has a strong track record of working with major companies across Africa to overcome complex hurdles.
We therefore have a deep understanding of the business and legal intricacies you face, and we are able to provide you with commercially astute advice that is tailored to your specific requirements and circumstances.
Additionally, we have contributed to food security in Southern Africa through being part of the South African National Coronavirus Response Team on Food and Security.
Weather, water, production, agri-tech, food safety, finance, insurance and labour are but some of the many difficulties faced by agribusinesses expanding across Africa through acquisitions, financing and trade arrangements, joint ventures, and commercialising their intellectual property.
Our wealth of expertise across all relevant areas of the law enables us to offer you simple, innovative, practical solutions to your legal, regulatory, tax, exchange control and commercial requirements, turning your challenges into opportunities.
Multi-jurisdictional businesses face significant risks, as well as the challenge of complying with vastly different laws and regulations.
We are Africa’s largest law firm, with offices in Eastern, Southern and Western Africa.
With more than 600 specialist practitioners, we have deep expertise and the capacity to solve all your legal, tax, forensics and IP requirements, and help you navigate regulatory hurdles, no matter where in Africa you do business.
Because we have had many years of practical experience working on the ground throughout the continent, we have developed a proven track record and a solid understanding of local cultural, commercial and geopolitical contexts, as well as long-standing partnerships with trusted firms with whom we work.
ENS is recognised by leading international ranking agencies, including Chambers Global, Legal 500, IFLR1000 and the World Tax Guide, for achieving consistently high standards.
Furthermore, the firm is a regular recipient of regional awards such as DealMakers and the African Legal Awards.