Address: Plot 4878, Morupule Drive, Extension 11, Gaborone | Tel: (+267)311 3333

Property Law / Conveyancing

  • Advising and drafting of agreements
  • Commercial and residential developments
  • Transfer of property (as a result of sale, liquidation, auctions, court orders, divorces, donations, deceased and insolvent estates).
  • Financial planning and structuring of property transactions
  • Negotiating and drafting of sale of properties
  • Registration of mortgage bonds and other collateral, servitudes, cessions, subleases, subdivisions etc
  • Applications for change of land use
  • Deeds searches
  • Application of consents in controlled transactions

Corporate and Commercial

  • Negotiation assistance from term sheet stage to closing of transaction.
  • Due diligence.
  • Structuring of Transactions.
  • Shareholders agreement.
  • Regulatory and compliance.
  • Assisting contractors in the bidding process.
  • Negotiating, drafting, reviewing and vetting commercial agreements.
  • Conducting due diligence investigations.
  • We will advise clients, especially foreign companies on investment regulations, regulatory issues relating to various sectors in Botswana, related labour law / employment laws, issues relating to employment and visas for their expatriate employees.
  • Represent companies before regulatory authorities and assisting in getting necessary approvals/ registrations and licenses.

Employment Law

  • General employment law.
  • Arbitration and mediation.
  • Disciplinary investigations and enquiries.
  • Employment contracts.
  • Trade disputes resolutions and litigation.
  • Human resource legal audit.
  • Restructuring and retrenchment planning.
  • Pension law & Employee benefits.
  • Training, Seminars and Employment Law Updates.
  • Employment termination.
  • Non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements.
  • Employments contracts

Company & Secretarial Services

We provide the following services:

  • Formation and conversion of companies and close corporations.
  • Comprehensive company secretarial services.
  • Planning and administrative services in respect of trusts and estates.
  • Formation of trusts.
  • We accept appointment as independent trustees.

Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency

With the economy under strain, a number of companies and organizations face bankruptcy or insolvency. Thabiso Tafila Attorneys will be able to assist with all your Insolvency law requirements.

  • Financial due diligence.
  • Corporate and financial restructuring using various instruments such as mergers and de-mergers.
  • Negotiations with creditors.
  • Acquisition / sale of distressed assets.
  • Corporate Debt Restructuring.
  • Liquidations.
  • Enforcement of security interest.
  • Credit facility agreements

Banking

  • Drafting, vetting and advising on debt restructuring and re-financing.
  • Regulatory and compliance.
  • Corporate debt including syndicated loans.
  • Plain vanilla lending deals including mortgage and asset-based lending, equipment leasing.

Communications

  • Communication licences in terms of the Communications Regulatory Authority Act, 2012.
  • Infrastructure Sharing Agreements.
  • Agreements for joint ventures, business transfer, etc.
  • Interconnection Agreements.
  • Value added services and related agreements.

Construction Law

  • JBCC, FIDIC contracts.
  • Payment issues.
  • Negotiations with financial institutions and settlement of guarantees etc.

Collection Services

Our vast experience in this field ensures that we provide you with efficient, tailor made debt collection services at competitive rates.

  • Criminal defence in general.
  • Bail applications.
  • Investigation of criminal (e.g fraud) charges for and within our client’s businesses.

Personal

  • Matrimonial - Divorce.
  • Drafting and registration of ante-nuptial contracts.

Estates

Advising on and drafting of wills and inter-vivos trusts

  • Estate planning.
  • Succession.
  • Estate related litigation.

Human Rights

  • Public interest litigation.
  • Children’s rights.
  • Women’s rights.
  • People with disabilities rights.
  • General minority rights litigation and advice.
  • Formation and registration of human rights organisations.
  • Constitutional law litigation and advice.

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