We are delighted to share with you the ALN and individual firm rankings across the alliance, including our associate firm in South Africa and regional office in the UAE. ALN was once again ranked in Band 1 in the “Leading Regional Law Firm Networks – Africa-Wide” category. 12 out of 15 firms were ranked by Chambers Global 2017, including a total of 91 lawyers ranked in 13 out of 15 jurisdictions. 15 out of 18 ranked practice areas were ranked in Band 1.
Chambers describes ALN as follows: “This well-established network includes members and associate members in 14 African countries, with a particularly strong presence in Anglophone jurisdictions throughout Sub-Saharan Africa. Each member brings strong local knowledge as well as experience collaborating on multi-country work for clients across the full range of industry sectors. Members attend regular meetings and training sessions and are in constant communication through a shared intranet. The network is run by a management team which handles practice integration and business development matters as well as the extensive training opportunities offered by the ALN Academy. In addition to its core members, ALN has key relationships with firms in the UK, USA and Asia. Chair Cheick Modibo Diarra is a key contact.”
Please click here to see the summary of the rankings.