Herbert Smith Freehills


Operating from 27 offices across EMEA, Asia Pacific and North America, Herbert Smith Freehills is at the heart of the new global business landscape providing premium quality, full-service legal advice. We provide many of the world’s most important organisations with access to market-leading dispute resolution, projects and transactional legal advice, combined with expertise in a number of global industry sectors, including energy. In Africa, we have built an impressive track record over the past three decades advising sponsors, lenders and other stakeholders on all aspects of law in the energy sector, throughout the whole of the African continent. 

Our Africa practice is serviced by a multi-disciplinary team of partners from across our global network of offices, including Johannesburg. We have been ranked top by Chambers Global for Africa-wide Projects & Energy for the past 10 consecutive years, and 6 of our partners are singled out by Chambers Global as leading individuals in this sector – more than any other law firm.