Commercial and corporate


Our commercial and corporate department is headed by Peter Lloyd with Sue Brighton, Mordecai Mahlangu, Dudu Ndawana, Constance Mabhande and Brian Mataruka.

We offer advice, guidance and legal services in the following areas:

  • Investment and exchange control issues generally, but with specific reference to foreign direct investment

  • Legal due diligence work generally, and with reference to proposed acquisitions in particular

  • Advice in relation to Zimbabwe’s indigenisation laws and policy

  • Guidance in relation to the various legal regimes applicable to particular fields of business activity in Zimbabwe, with particular reference to mining, banking, insurance and manufacturing

  • Zimbabwe’s competition law

  • Mergers, acquisitions and restructurings

  • Advice in relation to Zimbabwe’s environmental laws

  • Compliance with Zimbabwe's Companies Act and subsidiary legislation

  • Compliance with the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Listing Requirements

  • Drafting of all necessary commercial contracts