252017May
Happy Africa Day 2017!

Happy Africa Day 2017!

Africa Day presents an opportunity for all Africans to reconnect and recommit themselves in support of all interventions to develop a better Africa and a better world! Africa Day celebrates the day when the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), the precursor to the African Union (AU), which was formed in 1963 and consists of 53…

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232017May
SA says unity, co-operation and integration is at the heart of Africa month

SA says unity, co-operation and integration is at the heart of Africa month

The African agenda includes plans to see economic and political co-operation and integration and the promotion of African stories and African content. South Africa’s Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa, who spoke at the launch of 2017’s Africa Month, said the occasion is cause for all who live in Africa to “…extend the definitions…

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292016Aug
LEX Africa and members – Finalists for African Legal Awards 2016

LEX Africa and members – Finalists for African Legal Awards 2016

The African Legal Awards is about to highlight great achievements from within Africa’s legal community and for the first time they will be recognising law firm networks within Africa. LEX Africa is excited to be a finalist in the category African Network of the Year. Furthermore, our member firm Couto, Graca & Associados (Mozambique) are finalists in…

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222016Jun
Erriah Chambers receives top awards

Erriah Chambers receives top awards

It gives us great pleasure to share that Erriah Chambers, our Mauritian member, has recently achieved the following awards: Corporate Law Firm Mauritius – Innovation & Excellence Awards 2015 – Fenice Media – Corporate Live Wire – Most Outstanding Most Innovative Law Firm in Mauritius 2016 – Acquisition International Mauritius Corporate Law Firm of the Year –…

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252016May
Celebrating African Unity

Celebrating African Unity

Africa Day is held on 25 May each year across the continent to mark the founding, in 1963, of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) – now known as the African Union. It is a celebration of the diversity of and a call to unity for the continent. Africa Day acknowledges the progress that we, as…

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72015Dec

LEX Africa Ghanaian member celebrates 25 years of legal excellence

As one of Ghana’s pre-eminent law firms, Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah celebrated its 25th Anniversary this year. A series of events took place in celebration of this milestone.  Highlights included a keynote speech by the special guest of Honour, Chief Justice, Her Ladyship Ms Georgina Theodora Wood.  Closing remarks and a special presentation was made by…

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