Rest of Africa

Our experience in Africa spans many sectors and we regularly advise clients on corporate, financing and dispute resolution matters, among others, across the continent. In addition to our specific experience in certain parts of Africa, we have also acted for clients in countries including Côte d’Ivoire, Mozambique, Uganda and Zimbabwe.

Our relationships with leading independent African law firms help us to assist our clients in all parts of Africa and we continue to develop our expertise of this dynamic continent and market place.
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Key experience

Our key experience includes advising:

Wataniya Telecom in relation to a US$490 million project financing (Algeria).

an industrial engineering company in relation to a dispute under a drilling rig sub-contract (Libya).

Svenska Petroleum Exploration on a borrowing base financing for the Baobab Development Project (Côte d’Ivoire).

Reliance Industries on its acquisition of a majority stake in Gulf Africa Petroleum Corporation (Kenya, Mauritius, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda).

Hony Capital on its acquisition for up to US$100 million of a 15% indirect interest in the Soalala iron ore mining project (Madagascar).

PTT Exploration & Production Public Company, Thailand’s national petroleum exploration and production company, on a recommended offer for Cove Energy, an Africa-focused oil and gas explorer based in Mozambique with significant stakes in onshore and offshore gas fields in Mozambique, Kenya and Tanzania.

a multinational bank in connection with the client’s sanctions compliance (Zimbabwe).

Recent Work