Practice Areas

Shikana Law Group is a leading investment law firm in Tanzania and Africa and trusted advisers in corporate, commercial and business law.

We advise clients of all types and sizes with a special focus on multinational companies, organisations, big NGOs and successful entrepreneurs from the US, EU, Africa and Asia.

Our Sectors

  • Natural Resources and Energy
  • Construction and Real Estate
  • Banking, Finance and Capital Markets
  • Telecommunications and Technology
  • Tourism and Wildlife
  •  Gaming and Entertainment

Our practice includes advisory services for foreign investors on the best way to invest in the African market. We have expert advisers to provide our clients with best structure for their investment. As our clients’ trusted guides in Africa, we address all their needs including immigration, labour issues, tax, contract negotiations, disputes. We also navigate clients through the various government authorities in Tanzania and East Africa.

Practice Areas

International Trade & Taxation                                   

•Business Setup

•Contract Negotiation

•Tax Advisory

•Market Access & Growth Strategies

•Asset Acquisition & Financing


Regulatory Affairs

•Regulatory Compliance


•Regulatory Bodies


Strategic Communication                                                    

•Diplomatic Outreach

• Coalition  Building

•Political Risk Management


Dispute Resolution & Litigation



•Regional & International Tribunals



Intellectual Property

• International Registration

• International Enforcement

• Valuation

• Policy Research & Analysis


Research & Analysis

• WTO, EAC & SADC issues

• Country Assessments of Legal Frameworks

• Intellectual Property

• Policy Research and Analysis

• Government Policy & Analysis