82021Jun
Appetite for Innovative Funding in the Mining Industry

Appetite for Innovative Funding in the Mining Industry

The robust demand for most commodities and the uptick in prices, particularly for precious metals, has seen a number of minerals and metal producers flagging project expansion initiatives. SA Mining recently caught up with LEX Africa’s network of law firms in South Africa, Zambia and Guinea for insight into the different funding options available to…

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242021Feb
Interview with first African president of the IBA

Interview with first African president of the IBA

Sternford Moyo, the Chairman and Senior Partner of Scanlen and Holderness takes office as the International Bar Association (IBA) President. He will serve as President of International Bar Association for a two year term up to 31 December 2022. He is the first president of African descent in the organisation’s 74 years of existence. This…

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242021Feb
We celebrate our Chambers Rankings 2021

We celebrate our Chambers Rankings 2021

LEX Africa is pleased, to once again be ranked as a Band 1 Leading Regional Law Firm Network – Africa Wide by Chambers and Partners! “Since its inception in 1993, Lex Africa has displayed considerable commitment to the African continent and its mission of developing professional legal skills and business. Its addition of firms in…

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282020Sep
LEX Africa develops a relationship with SBC Global Alliance

LEX Africa develops a relationship with SBC Global Alliance

LEX Africa has agreed to establish a non-exclusive relationship with the SBC Global Alliance to promote cooperation for the mutual benefit of the networks and their members including to enable professional relationships between members and allow them to work together, share information of interest to members and their clients and attend each other’s conferences. The…

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222020Sep
Congratulations to our members on their IFLR Africa Awards

Congratulations to our members on their IFLR Africa Awards

IFLR recently held their inaugural Africa Awards where they announced all the winning firms, teams, deals and lawyers from across the continent, recognising the advancement of firms from sub-Saharan Africa. LEX Africa members were shortlisted as follows: Deal of the year: Capital Markets – Katende Ssempebwa & Co M&A – Katende Ssempebwa & Co M&A…

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