About Us

About Asafo & Co. (London) Ltd.

Asafo & Co. (London) Ltd. (“Asafo & Co. London”) is an affiliate office of Asafo & Co. and plays a key role for corporate and financial institutions seeking legal advice for their investments and transactions across the African continent. The core strengths on which the office was founded are banking and finance, corporate/commercial, equity and debt capital markets, private equity, structured products and derivatives, project finance, financial services regulatory, real estate, restructuring and insolvency, and dispute resolution. The firm’s strategy in London is to grow practices that complement Asafo & Co.’s capabilities on the ground in Africa 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.

Our lawyers have extensive experience in advisory and transactional matters for a wide range of private and public sector clients with business interests and operations in Africa. Our clients include banks, development finance institutions, alternative financial institutions, asset managers, corporate entities and governmental bodies. Our client base cuts across a wide geographical range spanning the UK, Europe, Africa, US, and Asia.

Practice Areas

  • Banking and Finance
  • Private Equity and Asset Management Corporate and Commercial Restructuring and Insolvency
  • Capital Markets
  • Structured Products and Derivatives Project Finance
  • Regulatory and Compliance Real Estate
  • Dispute Resolution and International Arbitration

Sectors

  • Banking
  • Asset Management
  • Energy and Renewables
  • Oil & Gas
  • Infrastructure
  • Natural Resources
  • Technology, Media and Telecoms