Our People

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Our team is lead by professional and experienced attorneys are specialist in their identified areas of practice within our various law practice divisions.

We aim to only recruit and employ the best upcoming talent in the legal profession within Tanzania. Our senior attorneys, who lecture law students on part time basis in Tanzanian universities, have the advantage of selecting and grooming the most promising and talented young law Graduates to become a part of our team.

Our senior specialized attorneys are leading and recognized professionals within the legal industry and are known for their professionalism and expertise in law practice.

BAPTISTA KIWANGO
Head of Corporate Law Division

Ms. Baptista Kiwango is a full time practitioner, senior attorney and partner at LawBay Advocates.She worked with highly reputable and top lawfirm for  over 7years where she gained her experience and specialization before she moved to join LawBay Advocates.

Ms. Kiwango holds a Bachelor of Law (LLB) (Hons) from the University of Dar es Salaam. Ms. Kiwango is a practicing Advocate of the High Court of Tanzania and subordinate courts except for the primary court. She is a member of the Tanganyika Law Society (TLS) and East Africa Law Society (EALS).

Areas of specialization:

  • Corporate Law
  • Employment and Labour Relations
  • Real Estate &Conveyancing
  • Immigration laws
  • Banking Law & Securities
  • Investment Laws
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution

Ms. Kiwango’s passion and focus is on corporate management and employment matters inspired by her working with a commercial lawfirm. She brings to the team combined past legal experience and practice in these areas where she has specialty. Ms. Kiwango is recognized for her most thorough and professional approach to high quality legal service on corporate matters. She has gained trust for clients through her life devotion to legal services.

ELIUS NGEREZA

Head of Real Estate Division

Elius Ngereza is a full time practitioner, senior attorney and partner at LawBay Advocates. He attended Iringa University where he obtained his Bachelor of Law (LLB) (Hons).Mr. Ngereza holds an earned Masters of business Administration from the Eastern and Southern African Management Institute (ESAMI).He is a practicing Advocate of the High Court of Tanzania and subordinate courts except for the primary court. He is a member of the Tanganyika Law Society (TLS) and East Africa Law Society (EALS). Mr. Ngereza worked with highly reputable and top lawfirm for over 5 years where he gained immense experience in his legal practice.He also taught corporate and land law in Tanzania Universities. Ngereza’s  law practice are primarily operating in the  following areas;

  • Real Estate &Conveyancing
  • Mergers & Acquisition Services
  • Corporate Law
  • Structured Commercial Litigation
  • Wildlife Laws
  • Agriculture Laws

Ngereza is a seasonal specialist with extensive knowledge and immense experience in Real Estate & Conveyancing and Merger and Acquisitions. His is known professionally for assisting clients to navigate complex commercial legal transactions efficiently and effectively. Elius Ngereza is respected by his professional colleagues and clients for executing transactions passionately and successfully.

EMMANUEL TARIMO

Real Estate and Litigation

Mr. Tarimo is a practicing Advocate at LawBay Advocates and has good records of handling legal matters professionally. He holds a bachelor of laws (LLB) from Mzumbe University, a post graduate Diploma in legal practice, law school of Tanzania. Mr. Tarimo is a practicing advocate and has been admitted to practice in the High Court of Tanzania and Courts subordinate thereto, save for the Primary Court.He has headed remarkable real estate transactions in the country and delivered them successfully and hence an excellent reputation in the industry. He is a member of the Tanganyika Law Society (TLS) and East Africa Law Society (EALS). His areas of practice include;

  • Real Estate &Conveyancing
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Corporate Law
  • Litigation
  • Agriculture Laws

Emmanuel Tarimo joined LawBay Advocates offering his expertise in Conveyance, Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Transactions. He brings with him a firm approach to handling real estate transaction and regulatory matters.

JEROME KOMBE

Legal Research Unit

Jerome Kombe is a practicing Senior Associate at LawBay Advocates.
He is notably recognized for his sharp skills on complex matters that require in-depth research and analytical legal opinions. He holds a bachelor of laws (LLB) from St. Augustine University. Mr. Kombe is a practicing Senior Associate under the Intellectual property division of LawBay Advocates.

He heads the law firm’s legal research unit which supports the three Major specialized Departments of our firm and practices in the areas below;

  • Intellectual Property Law (IP Protection) Services
  • Corporate Law
  • Legal Research
  • Agriculture Laws
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Employment and Labour Laws

Mr. Kombe advises clients on a wide range of intellectual property matters. He brings to the team his strong skills in researching and legal opinion that helps in advising clients in the specialized areas of the lawfirm.

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MAGDALENA MANJALE

Corporate Division

Ms. Manjale is a corporate and Regulatory Compliance advocate at LawBay Advocates under the Corporate Division of the Law firm.

She holds a bachelor of laws (LLB) from Iringa University, a post graduate Diploma in legal practice from law school of Tanzania.

Ms. Manjale is a practicing Advocate of the High Court of Tanzania and Courts subordinate thereto, save for the Primary Court.

She is an active member of Tanganyika Law Society (TLS) and the East Africa Law Society (EALS).

Areas of practice

  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Corporate Law
  • Investment Laws
  • Corporate Legal Audit.
  • Securities
  • Employment and Labour Laws

Our law firm’s policy is to work very closely with our clients in the specialized areas of practice.

Ms: Magdalene plays a vital role in ensuring effective full range of corporate compliance and procedures in line with complex laws and regulations to assist our clients smoothly achieve core business objectives. Ms Manjale represents clients with well-rounded employment skills in resolving their day to day workplace-related disputes. She has frequently negotiated out of court settlements and litigated a considerable number of failed settlements successfully.