Established in 1995 by the managing partner Amie N. D. Bensouda, the Firm has its offices located at SSHFC Crescent, Off Bertil Harding Highway, Kanifing Institutionial Area, Banjul.
Amie Bensouda & Co is a limited partnership and a full-service law firm. For years the firm has been the counsel of choice for several local and international financial service providers. The firm remains a leader in all of its practices areas such as Corporate & Commercial matters, Banking & Finance, Communications (Telecommunications & Broadcasting), Intellectual Property, Immigration, Insurance, Insolvency, Labour/Employment Law, Litigation, Real Estate, Succession and Wills, Shipping, Maritime and Admiralty, Taxation, and Trusts.
They strive to maintain the highest ethical standards in the provision of legal services. Their highly motivated team of lawyers is committed to excellence. They believe in diligence and deploy state of the art technology to enhance efficiency and achieve results for their clients.
The firm’s main focus is in providing legal services to domestic and international companies/corporations operating or with business interests in The Gambia, or seeking investment opportunities. Their lawyers are known for the quality of their work in corporate and commercial law, banking and finance, intellectual property,communications sector policy, immigration and employment, and their extensive experience in dispute resolution.
The firm has assisted in several major international transactions. With its extensive knowledge of the regulatory environment the firm has provided advice to international clients involved in government projects and has also participated in several international acquisitions of local entities.
The firm has correspondent and affiliate relationships with law firms in Europe, United States, Asia and Africa.
The firm is one of the most experienced local firms in corporate transactional work with the capacity, expertise and resources to undertake large and complex transactions especially in specialized areas such as telecommunications, utilities and business diversification. In recent years, the firm has successfully conducted or advised in a substantial number of the major sales and acquisitions deals in The Gambia involving foreign/international companies and investors.