Africa

Africa

Our Africa practice specialises in providing clients with innovative solutions to legal and commercial challenges within the infrastructure sector.

In collaboration with industry and government stakeholder, we are supporting the delivery of the major economic, energy and technology infrastructure projects essential to unlocking the continent's true potential.

We provide an ‘entire project lifecycle’ service, supporting those who are involved in designing, building, delivering, supplying, operating or maintaining Africa’s major infrastructure assets.

Our Africa practice is led from Johannesburg and is fully integrated into the firm's wider network Europe and Asia Pacific.

We understand the different legal jurisdictions and languages across this diverse continent. And we work with a network of trusted advisers to bring you insight into political risk, market-entry strategies, due diligence, and business intelligence in Africa. 

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Out-Law / Your daily need to know in Africa

Our latest work


Our advisers act on domestic and international projects of all shapes and sizes, working with many of the leading names in the market. Browse our experience below, or use the filters to look-up recent work in particular geographies and industry sectors.

    Meet the team

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    Richard Laudy

    Partner, Head of Infrastructure

    Richard is Global Head of our Infrastructure Sector and is responsible for taking our full infrastructure asset life cycle offering to our clients. He is experienced in all forms of dispute resolution – adjudication, mediation, arbitration and High Court Litigation. He is familiar with the forms of contract commonly used in the Sector. He also also heads our Africa Group, with a focus on Infrastructure and Energy sectors.

    Laudy Richard