About us


IMMMA Advocates is a leading, full service corporate and commercial law firm in the United Republic of Tanzania, with a multi-disciplinary team of lawyers working on various areas of practice. Through our extensive experience as a firm combined with that of our lawyers, independently, we have established a strong market knowledge not only in Tanzania but also in the African continent. We deliver legal services to a broad range of clients across numerous sectors.

We provide legal services to clients in banking and finance, private equity, energy, infrastructure, oil and gas, mining and minerals, telecommunications, hospitality and leisure, insurance, Arbitration and dispute resolution and Pro bono.

Five Pillars
Our Clients

We believe that understanding our client’s business is key in assisting us to better comprehend their business needs.

Our Team

We understand the importance of being friendly, accessible and transparent and we uphold these qualities with pride.

Our Dedication

We strive to provide professional, client-focused services that provide sound legal and business advise in an excellent turnaround time.

Our Solutions

Our approach is to create effective solutions that result in maximum transaction value whilst attenuating risk.

Our Commitment

We are commited to maintaining transparency and delivering value driven results to all our clients.

Our values

As a DLA Piper Africa member firm, IMMMA Advocates believes on the following values

Our Clients

  • We believe the interest of our clients are at the very heart of our business, and we strive to achieve excellence in everything we do for them.
  • We believe in long term relationships with our clients based on openness and honesty.
  • We respect and meet our obligations as professionals.

Our People

  • We value diversity and respect for the individual.
  • We believe in teamwork for the good of the firm and our clients.
  • We believe in the development of all our people and reward achievements fairly.

Our Communities

  • We believe in active participation in the wider community as individuals and as a firm.
Global Reach

IMMMA Advocates is a member of DLA Piper Africa, a Swiss Verein whose members are comprised of independent law firms in Africa working with DLA Piper.

DLA Piper is a global law firm operating through various separate and distinct legal entities. Further information on DLA Piper Africa can be found at www.dlapiper.com/africa. www.dlapiper.com/africa.

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Market Recognition

IMMMA has received several international awards and recognitions including;

  • Chambers Global ranks IMMMA Advocates in Band 2 in General Business Law category (2015 - 2018). The 2018 edition says “it is a member of the DLA Piper Group known for its broad offering across legal disciplines. Particularly active in the infrastructure, energy and financial services sectors, with notable experience in PPPs and oil and gas contracts. Acts for public and private clients, including banks, insurance companies and mining conglomerates, who recommend its work in transactions, employment law and corporate litigation.”

    The firm is also recommended for its "multidisciplinary assistance" with "experts in different areas who can advise on all elements of the transaction."

  • IFLR1000 ranks IMMMA Advocates in Tier 1 in Energy and Infrastructure sector (2015-2017) and Tier 1 in Project Development (2018)

  • Legal 500 ranks IMMMA Advocates in Tier 1 in Legal market overview. (2015 - 2018)