About East Africa Law Society

East Africa Law Society is the apex regional bar Association of East Africa jointly founded in 1995 by a group of Lawyers with the support of the leadership of the national Bar Associations of the member states .

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The Roadmap lays out the various stages of how East Africa Law Society operates including identifying advocates needs, providing the necessary expertise and ensuring the conclusion of successful agreements.

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Law Firm Partners Forum

The Law Firm Partners Forum provides a unique opportunity for learning and networking among senior partners of law firms across the region. The forum holds annual retreat and other events across the year. Each event is unique and focuses on soft skills of law firm management, and skills on building sustainable partnerships in the face of changing business environment. Read More

Young Lawyers Forum

The East Africa Law Society Young Lawyers Forum is a networking and learning hub for young lawyers from the region. Through the EALS Ambassadors, the forum is highly interactive and hosts regular as well as annual events for young lawyers. The EALS Young Lawyers Conference, the flagship project under this forum, has recorded immense success in shaping young practitioners. Read More

Women Lawyers Forum

The East Africa Law Society Women Lawyers Forum hosts women lawyers from across the region. The forum caters for unique needs of women lawyers in the society and at the workplace. Challenges relating to women and leadership, women in the law firm, and place of women in the legal profession Read More

Leading Law Firms Forum

The East Africa Law Society Leading Law Firms Forum is an innovative platform for spurring regional integration by maximizing networking between regional lawyers. The forum has over thirty members, and has provided foundation for establishment of law firms with regional presence. Read More

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