Velma Law

VELMA LAW is a full service Tanzanian law firm focused on providing commercial legal services to clients with attention especially on practicality and value for money with the highest technical and professional standards.

VELMA Law provides legal advice on Tanzanian matters in Corporate/Commercial, PPP / Infrastructure, Energy, Finance / Project Finance, Mining, Oil and Gas, Agriculture, Land, Telecommunications, Pro Bono, Employment, Tax and Immigration law.

We are a team of 10 lawyers, including 1 local consultant and 3 external international specialist consultants.

Our office is in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

VELMA Law believes that good governance is required for sustainable growth and long term value. We have put in place several measures to help ensure that our practice is run in accordance with good governance principles as follows:

Anti Bribery Policy
Conflict of Interests Policy
Human Rights Policy
VELMA Law was founded on 1 May 2012 by:

Victoria Makani, who was requested by the Government in July 2015 to become a Justice of the High Court of Tanzania and as a consequence was required to resign from this firm which she had so carefully nurtured; and
Nicholas Zervos, until 2006 a London based finance and international projects partner who has been advising in Dar es Salaam since 2006 and was admitted to the bar in Tanzania in 2011.

2nd Floor, Kilwa House
369 Toure Drive, Oyster Bay
PO Box 62, Dar es Salaam
14111 Tanzania
Tel: +255 752 667 766

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