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Practice Areas


Investment Law

At Temple Legal Practitioners, we are experienced in dealing with investors and have a sound understanding of the needs of foreign investors. We handle and advise a number of investors from different jurisdictions investing into Telecoms, Aviation, Agriculture, Banking, Hospitality, Fisheries and Real estate. We will guide you through the investment regime and facilitate your dealings with all the required agencies in the Gambia starting with the Gambia Investment Export and Import Agency. From your queries about the labour market, tax regime and industry dynamics, we will guide and advise your business professionally. We have a long standing reputation and track record of dealing with foreign industries in the priority sectors of the Economy and have excellent rapport with the relevant Government agencies . Contact us for further information at info@tlp.gm.

  • Advise of Investment Laws and Regulations
  • Guide Investors on all relevant laws
  • Tax advise
  • Labour law advise
  • Investment Facilitation

Company Law

Do you want to incorporate a company, set up a partnership or create a joint venture? TLP will guide you to the right corporate entity to suit your requirements. Temple Legal Practitioners will provide you with tailor made expert services to suit your requirements. We will advise on the right entity appropriate for your new entity. From incorporation, our team will help you set up your corporate governance structures to ensure you comply with the company laws of the Gambia. We have wealth of experience providing Company Secretarial and related Corporate Services. Contact us for further information on company law matters, corporate governance at info@tlp.gm.

  • Company incorporation
  • Board representation
  • Company secretarial services
  • Structuring and formation of joint ventures and strategic alliances
  • Winding up and insolvency

Banking Law

We advise a number of Banks of the legal aspects of banking and structure securities for credit. Our practice has proven experience in structuring complex transaction and preparing security documentation for Banks in the Gambia. As lawyers with relevant banking experience, we understand the requirements of our clients and accordingly provide them tailored solutions. We also have experience in recovering and realizing security from defaulting borrowers. Contact us for further information at info@tlp.gm.

  • Creation Of Security Documentation
  • Structure And Advisory Services For Collateral
  • Perfection Of Bank Securities
  • Security Audit
  • Debt Recovery Services

Property Law

At Temple we have specialist knowledge and experience of the property market in the Gambia representing major real estate developers and also individual buyers of all types of property. Whether you are buying or selling property , Temple Legal Practitioners can guide you and provide you professional legal services. We advise clients to consult a lawyer before commencing a property transaction and certainly not to part with their funds without the benefit of sound legal advises. We can conduct; verify title before the purchase of property and draft conveyances/assignments. For more information Contact us for further information at info@tlp.gm.

  • Conveyance
  • Property Title Search
  • Perfection Of Title Documentation
  • Leasing/Sub-leasing Of Property
  • Property Litigation

IT Law

TLP has proven involvement in major ICT projects in the Gambia. The Managing Partner, Mr. Salieu Taal has a sound understanding in the ICT sector in the Gambia and internet governance. He was part of the legal team that advised private sector in the World Bank supported Public Private Partnership between the Telecommunication operators and the Government for the Africa Coast to Europe (ACE ) Cable to Europe which culminated into the landing of the ACE submarine cable in the Gambia and the incorporation of the Gambia Submarine Cable Company which owns and manages the ACE Submarine Cable station in the Gambia. Mr. Taal advises a number of ICT companies in the Gambia and has structured major ICT projects in the Gambia. Mr. Taal is the legal adviser and Company Secretary to the Gambia Submarine Cable Company and the Information Technology Association of the Gambia (ITAG). Contact us for further information at info@tlp.gm.

  • Drafting of IT Contracts
  • Advise on IT Contracts
  • Advise on Regulatory Policy