International Lawyers for Africa recognised in major legal award
Tim Taylor, partner at SJ Berwin, who devised the ILFA project, said: "Congratulations are due to all the lawyers and all the City firms that have enabled this project to catch the imagination of so many people. Above all this award is testimony to the dedication and spirit of the African lawyers who have made it such a success. Together we can take ILFA from strength to strength.
International Lawyers for Africa receives FT legal award
Amongst stiff competition, FT Award for Innovation in Responsible Business was awarded for the International Lawyers for Africa (ILFA) programme. ILFA was described as a multi-layered program with scalability. Sustainable, as it benefits both the overlooked African professional class and Western business.
African Legal Awards 2013 and Law Society Excellence Awards
ILFA has been shortlisted for the 'Excellence in ' Exporting Legal Services ' award by The law Society of England and Wales and Legal Week's African Legal Awards 2013.