With over 400 lawyers, Bowmans delivers integrated legal services to clients throughout Africa from eight offices in six countries. Everywhere it operates, Bowmans offers its clients a service that uniquely blends expertise in the law, knowledge of the local market and an understanding of their businesses. The firm’s aim is to assist its clients (including corporates, multinationals and state-owned enterprises across a range of industry sectors as well as financial institutions and governments) to achieve their objectives as efficiently as possible while minimising the legal and regulatory risks. Bowmans works closely with its alliance firms in Ethiopia and Nigeria. It has best friends relationships with leading law firms in Malawi and Mozambique, strong relationships with other reputable law firms in Africa, and is a representative of Lex Mundi, a global association with more than 160 independent law firms across the globe.

CTH’s employment law department includes highly skilled and experienced lawyers who practice in every facet of the employment relationship, and who have represented a wide range of employers (from the private and public sector, both local and international) and employees in connection with employment and benefits related litigation, corporate and governmental investigations, internal disciplinary and grievance proceedings.  We are perhaps the only firm that can claim to have both practised labour law and drafted most of the legislation in this sector.  We are therefore able to provide both local and multinational businesses with a coordinated solution to all of their employment needs.  Our lawyers are known for their creative, business-savvy skills, and their results driven highly successful litigation practice.

CDH’s Employment Law practice has a strong reputation for delivering efficient solutions-based advice and supporting clients in the day-to-day management of their legal issues and risks. We act for clients of all sizes across a spectrum of industries. Our clients include local, national and international companies as well as all levels of government.

Our team’s broad commercial insight and approach to developing a deep understanding of a client’s needs enables us to deliver pragmatic advice to support the client’s business objectives. We focus on delivering proactive solutions to the challenges out clients face in the management of their employees.

CDH congratulates SASLAW on their 21st anniversary and wishes the organisation well as they continue to grow from strength to strength.

ENSafrica is Africa’s largest law firm, with 12 fully integrated offices operating as one firm across the continent: in Ghana (Accra), Kenya (Nairobi), Mauritius (Port Louis), Namibia (Swakopmund, Walvis Bay and Windhoek), Rwanda (Kigali), South Africa (Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg and Stellenbosch) and Uganda (Kampala).

Through our in-country and regional expertise, combined with our network of high-quality correspondent firms, we are able to assist you with all your legal and tax requirements, no matter where in Africa you choose to do business.

Keeping good employees happily motivated and engaged is an ongoing challenge for employers. Fasken’s Labour, Employment & Human Rights group provides proven legal advice to help clients maintain an efficient workplace and focus on achieving their broader business objectives.

We have a large practice group with a long history of representing employers in all aspects of labour and employment law, including offering strategic and tactical advice. We have a solid track record of successfully representing our clients before the CCMA, bargaining councils and in the Labour Court. However, in many situations we are able to defuse tensions by providing practical, innovative business solutions and timely advice.

Global Business Solutions (GBS) is a leading Labour Law, Human Resources and Labour Relations consultancy offering a diverse range of services customised to meet the bespoke needs of the client. GBS is unashamedly client centric and uses design thinking principles in crafting solutions. GBS is a business of consequence with a wealth of experience and expertise spanning more than 30 years since its establishment.  View our services here

With a closely integrated national footprint of offices across South Africa and with partners in other global geographies, GBS is well-positioned to respond quickly and effectively to clients’ needs by providing practical and sustainable solutions. Our client base includes the full range of private, public, governmental and para-statal organizations from large blue-chip multinationals to small and medium size enterprises as well as start ups.

Investec is a specialist corporate bank, private bank and wealth management business.

We deliver exceptional service to our clients, striving to create long-term value for all of our stakeholders and contributing meaningfully to our people, communities and the planet.

Our purpose is to create enduring worth, living in, not off, society.

LabourNet provides flexible, integrated business solutions by focusing on Human Capital. Our services include Industrial Relations Consulting, Transformation Consulting, Occupational Health and Safety Consulting, Learning and Development, Recruitment, and a web-based Integrated People Management System which incorporates Payroll and Human Resources Information.  

All services are provided by permanent appointed consulting staff that are graduate professionals who have undergone rigorous in-house training and examination testing.

For over 85 years LexisNexis South Africa has been at the forefront of legal content and technology, driven by its commitment to the vision of ‘Enhancing the Potential of the African Continent by Advancing the Rule of Law’. With its strong community of legal professionals, it advances the practice of law. 

Through its corporate solutions, it advances compliance with the law. Finally, LexisNexis partners closely with government to advance the upholding of the law. Today, LexisNexis South Africa provides the most trusted and credible legal and regulatory content and intelligent, digital platforms, guiding clients to better decisions that are grounded in the latest legislation and regulatory developments.

With 150 years of experience and industry knowledge, Webber Wentzel is the leading full-service law firm on the African continent. We combine the collective knowledge and experience of our firm to provide clients with seamless, tailored and commercially-minded business solutions within record times. 

Our alliance with Linklaters and our deep relationships with outstanding law firms across Africa provides our clients with the best expertise wherever they do business.

Werksmans Attorneys is consistently ranked as a leading South African corporate and commercial law firm, serving multinationals, listed companies, financial institutions, entrepreneurs and government.

Operating in Gauteng and the Western Cape, the firm is connected to an extensive African legal alliance through LEX Africa, an alliance of leading law firms across Africa.