Welcome to Asafo & Co. (London) Ltd.

Radix Legal & Consulting is now Asafo & Co. (London) Ltd.

We’re delighted to announce that Radix Legal & Consulting is now an affiliate office of Asafo & Co., an international law firm dedicated exclusively to Africa. Asafo & Co. (London) Ltd., as we’re now known, will complement Asafo & Co.’s capabilities and provide key legal support to international clients with business activities in Africa, particularly in the banking and finance sectors, as well as in asset management, infrastructure development, oil and gas, energy, mining and natural resources.

SERVICES

Finance and Capital Markets

Our team has a wealth of experience advising governmental, corporate and investment banking clients.

Derivatives and Trading

Derivatives and bank trading documentation is one of our key activities. We provide support in documenting, reviewing and amending a wide range of bank trading documents.

Corporate and Commercial

We support business entities in Europe and in Africa through all stages of their corporate life cycle.

Private Equity and Asset Management

We advise asset managers including private equity funds, hedge funds, VC investors, sovereign wealth funds and family offices on investments into (or out of) Africa across a wide variety of sectors. We also advise portfolio companies and their management teams.

Restructuring and Insolvency

We advise investors, debtors and creditors in relation to a wide variety of restructuring-related projects.

Regulatory & Compliance

We advise and assist our clients in achieving and maintaining corporate and regulatory compliance within their operational sectors in the UK and in Africa.

Real Estate

Our real estate practice acts for African banks in the UK and other corporate institutions and individuals on various transaction types.

Dispute Resolution

Our team has vast experience advising clients in litigation, and both commercial and investment arbitrations, in both common law and civil law systems.

Oil & Gas and Energy

Our Oil & Gas practice offers a comprehensive service across on all aspects of the oil and gas supply chain, including upstream (exploration and production), midstream (storage and transportation), downstream (fuels and lubricants, marketing and refining, retail and chemicals). We are active at every stage of the asset and corporate life cycle; our team has an outstanding track record comprising both major domestic and international upstream transactions

Project Finance

We regularly advise sponsors and lenders alike on the most complex project financings across the African continent involving every combination of commercial and development finance debt across the full range of sectors, from thermal/renewable power to transport/ social infrastructure to natural resources and beyond.

OUR TEAM

Our team of multi-cultural and internationally trained lawyers in London has a deep understanding of conducting business in Africa, bringing real value to private and public sector entities, government and non-government organisations and companies seeking legal support for their investments and projects across the continent. Our London team has a solid network of relationships and expertise in structuring and negotiating financing transactions, acquisitions and disposals, investment projects, commercial, real estate, restructurings and other transaction types focused on the continent.

The team benefits from Asafo & Co.’s geographic coverage, which allows it to carry out effectively high added value work that requires teams on the ground in Africa.

In addition to the lawyers at Asafo & Co. London, other lawyers elsewhere at Asafo & Co. bring significant English law capabilities and expertise. We also have the capability to assist clients in other jurisdictions through our extensive referral network of top-tier African firms.