African law made simple

We combine local legal know-how with powerful technology to give organisations access to up-to-date legal information on African countries
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Award-winning solution
Afriwise’s innovative solution has been internationally recognised for breaking new ground in the delivery of legal services in Africa.

We provide organisations with online access to up-to-date legal and regulatory business-critical information on African countries, as well as access to the most comprehensive database of local lawyers on the continent.

Through a combination of technology and easy-to-navigate Q&As crafted by top local lawyers, we have created an online solution that allows you to easily find the answers to your legal and regulatory questions anytime, anywhere. Our unique model means that the information is current, reliable and takes into account the local practice and nuances of each particular country. This enables you to remove uncertainty and gain a strategic and competitive advantage in Africa.

We offer a variety of subscription options to give you immediate access to our unique platform, as well as custom solutions to help you overcome your legal information and compliance challenges when doing business in Africa.

Critical legal information

Find instant answers to critical legal and business questions in Africa, online.

Find the right experts

Need legal assistance for a project or a transaction? Use our platform to find the right expert for your specific requirements.


Clearly structured information on a single, secure, accessible and user-friendly online platform.

Trustworthy and up to date

Authoritative information provided by the top legal minds in each country and maintained up-to-date at any given time.


Plenty of useful tools such as a powerful search engine, comparisons across countries and categories, legal monitoring tools and automatic alerts in your inbox when legal changes take place.

Comprehensive and interactive

Not another “doing business” guide. Our knowledge-base includes answers to all your critical legal questions per country, covering key categories and provides direct access to all related legislation and bills. If something is not clear or you have a question that is not covered, we’ll dig deeper for you and upload the answer.


Innovative, plain language answers that go beyond the law and take into account local practice and potential policy changes.


Interactive exchanges when you want to know more or have a new question to propose.

Detailed profiles of experts, selected from reputable firms in each country.

Experts who are verified and screened on sanctions, PEP and corruption.

Tools to shortlist and engage with the right experts for your business needs.

Trusted by global leaders

Interested? Get in touch to find out more!