about us

Joachim & Jacobs is an ultra-modern law firm with a thriving professional practice of experienced advocates and legal consultants based in the city of Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania. The Firm works with a unique ethical approach that is clearly ‘not business as usual’. It is an all-round Firm with cognizance of the ever new challenges facing businesses in Tanzania and across border, hence placed to offer its clients a depth of legal experience that is not only unique but client specific.

Attorneys at Joachim & Jacobs are multidimensional professionals exercising a high degree of skills, integrity, creativity and energy. Our attorneys have been successful practitioners at large law firms and corporate financial institutions in Tanzania, and therefore, are better placed to provide quality representation and experience.

Joachim & Jacobs handles a full range of legal matters including but not limited to Corporate & Commercial Law, Banking & Finance, Project Finance & Management, Capital Markets & Securities, Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution, Employment & Labour Law, Legislative, Regulatory Review & Consultancies, Land Law & Conveyancing amongst others. Our experience gives clients an edge when faced with seemingly daunting challenges. We provide strategic advice rooted in solid knowledge of the legal system in Tanzania.

The Firm caters for a broad spectrum of clientele ranging from individuals, domestic corporates, NGOs, trusts, local business entities and multi-national corporations. We offer an extensive range of legal and advisory services tailored to meet the specific needs of all our clients.

Extensive range of legal and advisory services


members of the firm

Here at Joachim & Jacobs Attorneys, we pride ourselves in our team of professionals. The Firm’s multi-skilled, multi-cultural and multi-jurisdictional experienced team constitute the strongest character of the Firm.

Each attorney at the Firm commits to continuing education in both general and specialized areas of practice. Our Firm places extremely high priority on timeliness and responsiveness to the clients needs whilst being cost conscious as we appreciate the need to offer cost and timely measurable services.

The Firm has 2 Partners and 2 International Associate Consultants based in Australia and United Kingdom who assist the Firm in research and matters of international jurisdiction particularly in the fields of investment, social sciences and international development. Locally, we have a team of 2 Associate Partners and 4 Legal Officers who assist the Partners and Associates Partners in the daily activities of the Firm. There are 3 Administrative staff that support the Firm and keep the team at the top of their performance, 1 Accountant who manages the financials of the Firm and 1 IT Consultant.