MMAKS Advocates is a member of ALN, an independent alliance of leading law firms in Africa.

ALN is the largest and only grouping of its kind in Africa, with close working relationships across its members and an established network of Best Friends across the continent. ALN’s firms are all committed to working together to provide extensive coverage and on-the-ground experience, and share common values and standards. All of ALN’s firms are ranked as premier law firms in their jurisdictions and many have advised on ground breaking, first-of-a-kind deals in their markets.

ALN’s member firms are recognized as market leaders in their respective jurisdictions by various international legal directories including Chambers Global, PLC Which Lawyer? and IFLR1000. Members work closely together on cross-border matters and are also required to maintain minimum practice management standards as to facilities, systems, human resources and policies and conflict procedures.

ALN assists member firms by developing common knowledge sharing platforms and enhancing their capacity and capability to service a growing volume of high value domestic and international corporate and commercial advisory work across Africa. ALN also coordinates cross-border groups focused around industry sectors including Agriculture, Commercial Property & Leisure, Energy, Financial Services, Infrastructure & Telecoms, Mining & Minerals, and Oil & Gas.

ALN holds an Africa Investment conference every two years. For information on material from previous conferences, Opening up Africa for business and more please visit the Africa Investment Conference website

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