This is a gentle reminder that Tanganyika Law Society will be hosting this year’s East Africa Law Society AGM. The AGM will be held on 25th and 26th November, 2016 at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre ( JNICC) in Dar es Salaam. His Excellent, Honourable John Pombe Magufuli will officiate the Annual Conference and General Meeting.

This year AGM theme is Enhancing Business competition through a greater Democratization of East Africa”.

This conference offers a platform for legal practitioners across the region to catch up on regional legal sector developments over the course of the year, as well as affording an opportunity for delegates to take the discussion forward on matters of mutual interest within the legal sector across the region. The conference provides you with unmatched professional, business development, and networking opportunities as well as providing you the perfect opportunity to relax following a busy year.

This year conference will feature the following;

Empowering Sessions and Workshops

Members will be having an opportunity  to hear from legal, business, and technology leaders and influencers on topics including harnessing the transformative power of digital innovation; the inside scoop on the regions mega project contracts and how to take part in them; Corporate Governance Audits and their uses; as well as a discussion on advocacy for good governance and accountability in the region.

Leading Law Firms’ Forum

The conference will seize an opportunity to interact with other regionally minded firms and share ideas on how to develop cross-border linkages in order to take advantage of the lucrative regional trade and investments deals.


There will be a broad range of exhibitions featuring books, practice management software and other practice related products.

Young Lawyers Summit

The conference offers an opportunity for young lawyers from across the region Network with driven and well established legal professionals drawn from both practice and in-house areas on how to succeed in the legal profession.

Extensive Networking opportunities

For a success in legal practice, who you know is as important as what you know and the annual conference offers an unparalleled opportunity to interact and learn from like-minded lawyers from far flung places.

Tailored conference option

EALS will offer a complimentary room for get together private discussion for fifty (50) like-minded delegates interested in a particular topic.

Registration Fees is 250 USD.

 Payment should be made through;

For US dollar payment

Bank Name:             CRDB Bank

Account Name:     East Africa Law Society

Acc. No.:      02J1042984500

 For Tanzania Shilling payment

Bank Name:            Stanbic Bank

Account Name:     East Africa Law Society

Acc. No.:      0140007577601

After payment, please send your proof of payment to TLS through  or  for registration.

Members are also informed that this is an elective year and will feature elections for Bar Associations’ representatives to the EALS Executive Council for the year 2016/2018. The Council positions up for filling by Tanganyika Law Society are;

  1. Deputy Secretary General
  2. Treasurer
  3. Resident Council member

Members who have interest to be part of EALS Council can contact the CEO via for further information.

This Conference will attracts 3 CLE Points.

 Attached is the programme for the event.

TLS members are encouraged to attend this conference proudly hosted in our country!

For any further details please contact Ms. Mariam Othman through  or 0779 626284.

Plan not to miss the event!

Click here to download AGM_Program_2016

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