We specialize in I.T.L at National, Regional and Multilateral Levels. The firm advises governments and businesses on both defensive and offensive trade strategies. Its expertise covers all WTO related areas such as Customs Legislation (including rules of origin), Trade remedies, Agricultural policies, Non-Tariff Barriers to trade (including Technical Regulation Standards and Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Subsidies, Trading services, Trade Related aspects of Intellectual Prosperity Rights and Dispute Settlements. We have actively advised the East African Community, Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa, African Union, IGAD as well the European Commission on various aspects of regional integration law in Africa.
Firm members have unique experience in advising nations on negotiating strategies before multilateral for such as W.T.O. or at bilateral or plurilateral levels. We’ve also been assisting governments and private companies in the assessments of the compatibility of domestic laws with W.T.O agreements and applicable bilateral or regional agreements. We engineer domestic regulations and commercial relations to take advantage of current International Trade Rules. We litigate before International jurisdictions and with our clients we conduct market access actions.