Gaudiosus E. Ishengoma

Having worked as a state attorney for eight years, Ishengoma leads the firm’s litigation team
and has wide experience in high value litigation cases and all aspects of arbitration, both local and international. In his legal career spanning 26 years, he has handled complex and substantial commercial disputes of a varied nature and focuses on land, extractive industries, banking, telecom, competition and contract law. He has been involved in major cases before the High Courts in Tanzania, the Court of Appeal and brings with him an excellent track record in bank recovery cases.

Ishengoma has been trained by the British Council under a team from the House of Lords on prosecution skills and has wide experience in relation to competition claims, shareholder disputes and tax appeals including corporate crime.

Ishengoma plays a critical role in reviewing all contractual agreements from a litigators eye. His experience in land law, compliance and regulatory issues are invaluable. He has been involved in all land acquisition and dispute resolution that the firm has been assigned.

He is ranked as a leading lawyer by IFLR 1000 and Legal 500, and as a highly regarded lawyer by Chambers and Partners.