Corpus is considered the first port of call for local and international clients investing in the Zambian market in industries including mining, power, finance, manufacturing, agribusiness. Our strong team of transactional and litigation lawyers with extensive experience handling significant complex matters sets us apart as the go-to firm in the market and earns our reputation as the go to firm for innovative and first-of-a-kind work. The Corpus mining team has a long history of advising on industry-transforming transactions in the metals and mining industries and has, in recent years, acted for some of the world's major international and local mining and metals companies. The firm provides a full range of legal advice at every phase of a mining project, from prospecting and licencing to mining, smelting, refining, trading and semi-manufacturing. Corpus’ expertise extends to supporting clients set up commercial operations, with IPOs, negotiating cross-border joint ventures and M&A, and negotiating project finance, lease finance, and other types of financial arrangements, tax and regulatory issues.
The calibre, deep industry knowledge and reputation of our people also enables us to add real value and create opportunities for our clients by making connections between them and our extensive network of contacts and experts. We believe good service delivery is not only about applying the law but understanding our clients’ needs and business goals.