Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing

Agriculture, forestry and fishing is integral to Africa’s economy. The continent holds enormous potential for global food security. Developing sustainable resources, eradicating poverty and hunger, creating jobs in rural areas and contributing to foreign exchange require counterbalance with the challenges of inadequate infrastructure, water and electricity shortages, and unpredictable weather patterns.

Understanding and appreciating the complexity of the agriculture, forestry and fishing sector and its importance in areas such as food security and GDP enhancement, our lawyers support clients facing these obstacles by providing insightful and practical solutions across all relevant areas of law including mergers and acquisitions, financing,  trade arrangements, joint ventures and intellectual property.

Our expertise span across all African jurisdictions. We are able to assist should you be looking to expand further into Africa and other new markets while navigating the complexities of cross-border issues ensuring that legal requirements are seamless.

We have experience and expertise dealing with:

  • Commercial transactions
  • Competition law
  • Dispute resolution
  • Environmental compliance
  • Financial structures
  • Infrastructure
  • Insurance law
  • Intellectual property
  • Labour law
  • Property law

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