Established in 1997, in Lusaka, Zambia, Dove Chambers stands for long term experience and excellence in Zambia’s legal sector. Widely renowned for its pre-eminence in providing legal services, locally and internationally, the company specializes in legislative drafting, banking and finance, corporate advisory, mergers and acquisitions and pensions funds, conveyance of property, capital markets and high level corporate litigation.
Mwangala Zaloumis, Managing Partner, points out, “We have established ourselves as a firm of choice for the corporate world and we are one of Zambia’s leading law firms. Our experience brought us the leading positions in corporate and financial services, insolvency, capital markets, mining, tax, labour law, debt recovery and general litigation practice.”
Provision of superior legal services
Dove Chambers excels in legal representation for corporate legal entities, individual clients and international institutions, consulting in electoral processes and litigation, administration of estates, analysis of relevant legislation, mortgages, debentures and other legal instruments. Supporting the development of the country and protecting the common good, the company has shown significant inclusion in the drafting process of the Zambian National Constitution and has provided pro bono legal services to indigent citizens of Zambia through the Legal Aid Board.
Working on large scale projects, the company has performed conveyance for commercial properties for their clients with the Barclays Bank and Asset Management Properties, Stanchart a project worth over US$24 million. Mwangala Zaloumis highlights, “The Company has been involved in the conveyance of more than 100 high-cost and high-end properties, since 2013. We have also provided legal representation of companies for housing development, supporting the sales of housing units in the Northgate Gardens, Kansangula Road in Lusaka and the Snuggery Housing Project in Ibex Hill”.
Experienced professionals and timely service delivery – a key to success
Dove Chambers is comprised of a highly professional and internationally recognized team of legal practitioners, experienced in different legal areas. In order to ensure consistency in the realization of international best practice and excellence, the company nurtures a co-opt specialist policy, engaging professionals from different sectors. Mwangala Zaloumis explains, “We are cooperating with experts from different fields, including science, engineering, economics, accounting and architecture. This has enabled our lawyers to understand and evaluate instructions with a wider breadth of experience and relevance.”
Putting the efficiency and the timely service delivery, on the pedestal of the company’s success, Dove Chambers has established a coordinated system with all pertinent registries and authorities, which ensures that all documents are lodged on time. She concludes, “Dove Chambers takes pride in its reputed efficiency of keeping time on deliverables. If the instructions are clear and unambiguous, we are able to draft and deliver security documentation within 24 hours after the receipt of the client’s instructions”.