Bowmans is widely regarded as one of the premier corporate law firms in Africa with offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town. The firm has an association with Coulson Harneyin Nairobi. Employing more than 300 specialised lawyers (including over 118 partners), with a total staff of over 600, the firm is recognised for its professionalism and superior legal services.
As one of South Africa's biggest and oldest commercial law firms, Bowmans draws from a solid knowledge of the local business environment and an in-depth understanding of the country's complex socio-political climate. Essentially, this enables us to offer technical legal services of the highest calibre in the context of sound, practical business advice.
Bowmans' committed and diverse team of corporate attorneys, years of experience in the industry and supreme legal expertise comprise a winning formula that has earned us a series of accolades, including South African Law Firm of the Year at the PLC Which lawyer? Law Firm Awards 2010and South African Law Firm of the Year at the Who's Who Law Firm Awards 2010.
The firm's dynamic combination of local expertise and international presence has attracted high-profile clients both in South Africa and around the world. Investment banks, industrial conglomerates, financial institutions, governments and state authorities are just some examples of clients who depend on Bowmans to handle their corporate legal affairs.