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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 – Kaplan & Stratton
  • M&A – Werksmans Attorneys
  • M&A – Giwa-Osagie & Co
  • Project Finance: Energy, Infrastructure and natural resources – Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa and Ankomah
  • Restructuring – Werksmans Attorneys
  • Restructuring – CGA Associados

National law firms of the year:

  • Angola – FBL Advogados
  • Ghana – Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah
  • Kenya – Kaplan & Stratton
  • Mozambique – CGA Associados
  • M&A South Africa – Werksmans Attorneys
  • Tanzania – FB Attorneys
  • Uganda – Katende Ssempebwa & Co

A huge congratulations to Kojo Bentsi-Enchill for his ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ and to our members in Kenya, Mozambique, Ghana, Uganda for winning in the following categories:

Deal of the year:

  • Capital Markets – Katende Ssempebwa & Co
  • M&A – Katende Ssempebwa & Co
  • M&A – Kaplan & Stratton
  • Project Finance: Energy, Infrastructure and natural resources – Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa and Ankomah

National law firms of the year:

  • Ghana – Bentsi-Enchill, Letsa & Ankomah
  • Mozambique – CGA Associados

We are proud of your accomplishments and thank the IFLR for recognising our members.

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