Ten firms join Eversheds Africa Law Institute

Eversheds has welcomed 10 new members to the Eversheds Africa Law Institute (EALI) a platform for collaboration and best legal practice across Africa, taking the total number of EALI African firms up to 33.

EALI is a form that allows member law firms in Africa to access training, secondment and knowledge-sharing programmes for lawyers and clients while fostering commercial opportunities on a regional and international basis.

The 10 new EALI firms are: Eva Caldeira Marques in Cape Verde; Cabinet Thomas Dingamgoto in Chad; Martinet & Martinet in Djibouti; Sarwat A Shahid Law Firm in Egypt; Fikadu Law Office in Ethopia; Bikalou Avocats in Gabon; Liberian Legal Service International in Liberia; SCP Yankouri in Niger; SCP Akakpo in Togo; and Dube, Manikai & Hwacha Legal Practitioners in Zimbabwe.

The firms will join the existing 23 member firms, including Eversheds’ hubs in Mauritius, South Africa and Tunisia.

EALI members are top firms in their jurisdictions and will bring both local expertise and capability to continue offering clients excellence in service delivery through the largest African law firm network.