Friday, November 01, 2019

Bowmans’ Africa-wide expertise featured prominently in IFLR1000’s 2020 Financial and Corporate Guide. The results include top tier rankings for eight of its practice areas and recognition of 39 individual lawyers.

Bowmans is rated in the top tier in Kenya for Financial and Corporate and Mining; in South Africa for Capital Markets, Power, and Mergers and Acquisitions; and Uganda for Financial and Corporate, and Project Development.

Of the 39 recognised lawyers, 32 were identified as ‘Highly Regarded’, four were named as 'Notable Practitioners' and three were labelled as ‘Rising Stars’. View the accolades here.

Clients lauded Bowmans for being, 'extremely competent and portrays a professional and highly valued service.' The firm’s partners were commended for being, ‘highly committed to the task, easily approachable and easy to work with, with direct access to senior staff in the team.’

Clients are quoted as saying that the firm has, ‘consistently shown deep knowledge’; that it is ‘proactive in advising on regulatory developments'; and that it is ‘very professional and responsive, even heading into the festive season.’

The IFLR1000 is a guide to the world’s leading corporate finance and transactional law firms. Rankings and editorial commentary are based on independent research conducted by teams of journalists covering more than 120 jurisdictions worldwide. Assessment criteria include transactional evidence and peer and client feedback.