Dier Benen

Dier Benen is our exclusively recommended General Litigation expert in South Sudan on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Dier directly using the contact details listed above.

Dier & Co. Advocates is one of South Sudan’s highly acclaimed law firms, with a tradition of quality service . We have built up a reputation as an innovative, experienced, responsive and highly-skilled firm with the capacity and technical expertise to offer practical legal solutions to both corporate and individual clients.

The firm is one of South Sudan’s law firms with a dedicated team of advocates and associates who are supported by a team of legal assistants, administrative and paralegal staff. We offer legal services to clients all over South Sudan and have our primary office in Juba.

We provide a full range of legal services to an extensive client base which includes local and foreign companies, individuals, state corporations and Non-Governmental Organisations.

Our firm’s culture stems from our commitment to three pillars – Integrity in all aspects of our practice, Adherence to the highest ethical standards by all members of staff and Focus on our clients’ needs and expectations. At the heart of the practice is a team working together to ensure that we deliver first class legal services to our clients by providing practical, innovative and legally sound solutions that are cost effective. We conduct our practice in an open and transparent manner that ensures positive interaction with our clients. Our staff not only receive thorough in-house training in law and related fields but are also encouraged to improve their skill sets through external learning. Our goal is to be the first choice of law firm in South Sudan for our broad base of clients, our international legal partners, upcoming lawyers and staff in support functions.

Wani Santino Jada

Wani Santino Jada is our exclusively recommended International Humanitarian Law expert in South Sudan on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Wani directly using the contact details listed above.

South Sudan, officially known as the Republic of South Sudan, is a landlocked country in east/central Africa. It is landlocked by Ethiopia, Sudan, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda and Kenya.

Wani was trained in Both Common and Civil Law legal fraternity at Rwanda Bar Law School that enables him to plead before common law and civil law courts.

Wani holds Advanced certificate in Mediation and Arbitration at International Law Institute- African Centre for Legal Excellence.

Wani was called to the Bar and got admitted to South Sudan Bar Association (SSBA) IN 2017 and he is a member of the South Sudan Bar Association.

Firm Overview:

Our first focus in our firm philosophy is on integrity and trust. A solid attorney-client relationship can’t exist in the absence of trust; therefore, we strive every day to foster trust that leads to a productive and mutually beneficial attorney-client relationship. While we work daily to build trust with our clients, we also strive to maintain our good reputation and trust with opposing counsel and the tribunals before which we appear. We believe that by promoting professionalism and civility in all aspects of our legal representation, mutual respect and trust allow us to advocate effectively for our client.

Our firm philosophy is also based on clear communication and prompt service. We provide sound solutions to our clients’ legal problems in an efficient manner. We have a dedicated team of professionals that understands your needs. Your needs come first in our client focused culture.

Lastly, in our firm philosophy, we are guided by the commitment to represent our clients zealously in the most cost effective manner, without sacrificing quality. To that end, we strive to be proactive, not reactive. In order to fulfil our philosophy, we are committed to make an early determination of the merits of each case in order to decide how a matter should be resolved. We realise that not every case should be settled, nor should every case be tried. By focusing on the commitment to provide sound advice and counsel on specific needs, we can offer solutions that make business sense.

Anuol Deng Kuoreng

Anuol Deng Kuoreng is our exclusively recommended Corporate Law and Oil & Gas Law expert in South Sudan on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Anuol directly using the contact details listed above.

Awatkeer Law Chambers is a law firm that provides a quality legal service in the Republic of South Sudan across most areas of law. Led by Anuol Deng, a UK-trained Barrister, Awatkeer specialises in both domestic and International law and currently operates in Juba, Central Equartoria, South Sudan.  We plan to extend our legal services to cover other States including Abyei when conditions are right in the near future. In order to best serve our clients, we cherish integrity, sincerity, excellence, confidentiality, and professionalism. We aim to be approachable to clients and whilst adhering to the professional ethics of the law, to ensure we serve our clients well. We believe in meeting our clients’ needs in a timely manner. We offer legal service to the general public, Companies, NGOs, Banks and Government institutions amongst others. We believe that our success is our clients’ success.

We believe that in order to provide a quality legal service to clients, one must act with integrity, honesty, professionalism, and observe clients’ confidentiality at all times.

We aspire to become the leading law firm in South Sudan in clients’ care.