2017 The African Legal Awards
 

The African Legal Awards 2017: FINALISTS

International Law Firm of the Year


Baker McKenzie
Covington
Herbert Smith Freehills
Hogan Lovells
Norton Rose Fulbright
White & Case

African Law Firm of the Year - Large Practice


Anjarwalla & Khanna
Bowmans
ENSafrica
Shepstone & Wylie Attorneys
Webber Wentzel

African Law Firm of the Year - Small Practice


AB & David
Couto, Graça e Associados
GLA - Gabinete Legal Angola
Ngassam, Fansi & Mouafo Avocats Associés
TTA - Sociedade de Advogados
Whipping the Cat

Specialist Law Firm of the Year


Ian Levitt Attorneys
Spoor & Fisher

African Network/Alliance of the Year


Africa Legal Network (ALN)
DLA Piper Africa
Miranda Alliance
VDA Legal Partners
Webber Wentzel/Linklaters

General Counsel of the Year

 
Tinuade Awe, Nigerian Stock Exchange
Luche Joubert, Remgro 
Kelebogile (Lele) Modise, Barclays Africa
Faiz Nacerodien, Procter & Gamble  
Amir Shaikh, African Legal Support Facility
Mark Stafford, Life Healthcare Group
Madeleine Truter, Setso Property Fund 
Warren Van Rooyen, The South African Breweries

Legal Department of the Year - Large


Law For All 
Nigerian Stock Exchange 
Standard Chartered Bank 
Wholesale Lending Legal Team, CIB Legal, Barclays Africa Group

Legal Department of the Year - Small

 
AFGRI Group 
African Legal Support Facility
Life Healthcare Group 
Procter & Gamble
SAB and AB InBev Africa Zone
The National Research Foundation 

Senior Corporate Counsel of the Year

 
Monique Lebona, Absa Bank
Tammi McMahon-Panther, Procter & Gamble
Suvern Singh, Barclays Africa


Junior Corporate Counsel of the Year

Nombulelo Beauchamp, Absa Bank
Thandeka Dlulane, Absa Bank
Morwesi Mashego, Barclays Africa
Naomi Mue, Adrian Kenya

Attorney of the Year (partner)


Ben Donovan, Covington
Shane Dwyer, Shepstone & Wylie Attorneys
Edmund Greiner, Shepstone & Wylie Attorneys
Ian Levitt, Ian Levitt Attorneys
Debbie Ntombela, Shepstone & Wylie Attorneys

Attorney of the Year (associate/assistant solicitor)

Kelly Kapianga, Corpus Legal Practitioners
Aalia Manie, Webber Wentzel
Megan Nicholas, Hogan Lovells
Adaku Ufere, Centurion Law Group

Innovation Award (law firm)


Anjarwalla & Khanna
Baker McKenzie
Bowmans
DLA Piper
Norton Rose Fulbright
VdA Vieira de Almeida
Webber Wentzel

Innovation Award (in house project)


AFGRI Group
Cognia Law
Exigent
Law For All

CSR, Diversity, Transformation and Economic Empowerment Award


Baker McKenzie
Bowmans
DLA Piper
ENSafrica
Law For All
Norton Rose Fulbright
TTA - Sociedade de Advogados (PLMJ Network)
Webber Wentzel

M&A Team of the Year


Bowmans
ENSafrica
Fasken Martineau
Hogan Lovells
Norton Rose
TTA - Sociedade de Advogados (PLMJ Network)
Webber Wentzel
Werksmans

Banking, Finance and Restructuring Team of the Year

 
AB & David
Allen & Overy
Baker McKenzie
Bowmans
ENSafrica
GLA - Gabinete Legal Angola (PLMJ Network)
Norton Rose
Webber Wentzel
White & Case

Competition and Regulatory Team of the Year


Anjarwalla & Khanna
Baker McKenzie
Bowmans
ENSafrica
Hogan Lovells
Webber Wentzel
Werksmans

Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team of the Year


Bowmans
Dentons
ENSafrica
GLA - Gabinete Legal Angola (PLMJ Network)
Ian Levitt Attorneys
TTA - Sociedade de Advogados (PLMJ Network)
Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie
Webber Wentzel

Environmental, Energy and Natural Resources Team of the Year

 
Allen & Overy
Anjarwalla & Khanna
Baker McKenzie
Bowmans
Covington
ENSafrica
Hogan Lovells
Norton Rose Fulbright
White & Case

TMT Team of the Year


Bowmans
ENSafrica
Norton Rose Fulbright
Simmons & Simmons
Webber Wentzel

Employment Law Team of the Year


Anjarwalla & Khanna
Bowmans
ENSafrica
Fasken Martineau
Hogan Lovells
PLMJ/GLA
TTA - Sociedade de Advogados (PLMJ Network)
Webber Wentzel

IP Team of the Year


Bowmans
ENSafrica
Kisch IP
Spoor & Fisher
Webber Wentzel

Transportation and Infrastructure Team of the Year

 
Anjarwalla & Khanna
Bowmans
Dentons
ENSafrica
GLA - Gabinete Legal Angola (PLMJ Network)
Norton Rose Fulbright
Simmons & Simmons
TTA - Sociedade de Advogados (PLMJ Network)
White & Case

Property and Construction Team of the Year


Baker & McKenzie
Bowmans
Dentons
ENSafrica
GLA - Gabinete Legal Angola (PLMJ Network)
Hamilton,Harrison & Mathews
TTA - Sociedade de Advogados (PLMJ Network)
Webber Wentzel

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