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Areas of Practise

Prime Attorneys delivers reliable and timely legal services accross multiple industries. We understand every client is unique so we focus on customised legal services in areas of Corporate, Conveyance, Commercial, Labour and Intellectual properties laws.

Banking and

We are involved in project financing, property and housing finance, debt restructuring and other forms of corporate finance. This includes Conveyance, Banking (preparation and perfection of various security documents and syndicated loan agreements for various corporate bodies and Financial Institutions.

Dispute Resolution and Arbitration

We have extensive experience in advising companies on a wide range of issues be it Insurance, Banks, Mining, Water Suppliers, Real Estate Developers, Educational institutions to name a few and represent the same in Courts and in resolving disputes whether by litigation, arbitration or mediation in Tanzania, as well as in other jurisdictions. Our aim is always to achieve settlement as early as possible; whichever method of resolution we adopt.


We understand the capital, operational and regulatory issues in the insurance industry hence we represent a number of well-renowned insurance companies in Tanzania covering both litigation and corporate matters.

Capital Market and

We represent issuers and underwriters in public equity and debt capital transactions, including initial public offerings (IPOs) and follow-on offerings etc. We offer integrated securities advice on complex, cross-border transactions to issuers, underwriters, selling shareholders, sponsors, arrangers, lead managers, originators, dealers, trustees and depositories on a broad range of securities offerings.

Energy and Natural

Our team has expertise across oil and gas, mining, conventional power and renewables which are fast-growing economic activities in Tanzania mainland and coastal regions. Following amendments in governing Laws and Regulations we understand the challenges clients face in dealing with complex multi-jurisdictional and cross-border transactions and disputes which require legal advisors to help achieve their goals with minimum risk.

Mergers and

We understand the internal and external pressures that our clients face throughout a transaction and the industry-specific issues critical to the success of a deal. We guide our clients through every stage of a deal—from due diligence and structuring, to negotiation and preparation of deal documents, to post-transaction transition and post-merger integration.

M&A activities unavoidably affect other areas of company law, such as employment, pensions, tax, financial services regulation and corporate governance. Our teams are competent to address all aspects of a deal.


Our lawyers provide both litigation-related (contentious) and strategic commercial advice to a wide range of industry sectors, helping clients forming brands in Tanzania mainland and neighbouring countries Rwanda and Kenya from formation of companies and all matters related to formalization of companies into legal personalities at BRELA.

Admiralty and
Maritime Law

We understand the great dependency World Trade has on maritime transportation posing various challenges to governing authorities, ship owners as well as importing and exporting companies. Our staffs have great expertise in dispute resolution and litigation on issues raised within the admiralty and maritime industry within the United Republic of Tanzania.

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Prime Attorneys
Prime House
Un Road/Kalenga Street Upanga P.O. Box 7379


Telephone: +255 22 2151876
Fax: +255 22 2151876
Mobile:+255 714 105 113, +255 754 852 750, +255 784 386 033