Walter B.

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Walter is the founder of Hallmark Attorneys, He is an Attorney and Counsellor at Law. He is an Advocate of the High Court of Tanzania and Courts subordinate thereto with over 17 years of legal practice experience. He is also an advocate of the High Court of Zanzibar and Courts subordinate thereto. He trained as a State Attorney at the Attorney General’s Chambers and Corporation Counsel for Tanzania Legal Corporation Counsel for Tanzania Legal Corporation (TLC). He has led a successful career as a corporate and commercial law consultant, litigation counsel, M&A, IP Practitioner. Walter has worked as legal consultant with a reputable research institution, Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF) based in Dar es Salaam, where he played a key role in research on the Legal and Regulatory Framework in the Manufacturing Industry.

Walter hold a Master of Law in Banking and Law of Association, as well as a Bachelor of Laws with Honours from the University of Dar es salaam. He has attended various courses on advocacy skills including those organized by Tanganyika Law society, International Bar Association, Commonwealth Lawyers Association, Bar Overseas Advocacy Committee, etc. He is an active member of Tanganyika Law Society, Zanzibar Law Society, East Africa Law society, Commonwealth Lawyers Association and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK). He deals with commercial and civil Law (including litigation), Securities law, corporate law, Real Estate, Banking and Insurance, M&A, Energy and Natural Resources, Contract, Hospitality, Taxation, Private International Law, IP and Maritime Law and International Trade.