Global Law firm White & Case LLP was named "Africa-wide Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year" at the Chambers Africa Awards 2022, presented on January 13.
The Chambers Africa Awards recognize "a law firm's pre-eminence in key jurisdictions in the region," according to Chambers. "They also reflect achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service."
In its award profile, Chambers reported, "White & Case is a well-recognised leader in litigation and alternative dispute resolution in Africa. Clients can draw on resources and expertise from across the firm’s exemplary global network, including Paris, London and Washington, DC. Standing out for its immense experience in high-stakes investor-state arbitration proceedings, White & Case demonstrates an outstanding track record of representations involving the oil and gas sector, acting for corporates, investors and national governments. Although experienced in cases originating from all parts of the continent, the firm is particularly distinguished for its dominance in the regions of francophone and North Africa."