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Laurian Wilberforce Magaka

Laurian Wilberforce Magaka

Associate, IMMMA Advocates

Laurian specializes in tax, corporate, finance and projects and has been involved in advising both domestic and international financial institutions and corporations.

Experience has included advising:

  • FINCA Microfinance Global Services, LLC. on the possible outcome of BOT administration over Bank M Tanzania Plc.;
  • CHC Helicopter on a TRA tax claim;
  • Global Fluid International Tanzania Limited on the patentability of their semiautomatic dosing system and marking procedures; and
  • Hero MotorCorp Limited on their distribution proposal in Tanzania.

Professional Qualifications

  • Advocate of the High Court of Tanzania and all Courts subordinate thereto (except Primary Courts)


  • Law School of Tanzania, Diploma in Legal Practice (2017)
  • University of Dar es Salaam, Graduate of LLB (hons) (2016) 

Prior Experience

  • July 2019 to date, Associate, IMMMA Advocates, DLA Piper Africa,, Tanzania
  • October 2018 to date, Associate Trainee, IMMMA Advocates                                                    
  • July 2018 to September 2019, Associate, Tanzanian law firm        
  • November 2017 to July 2018, Intern, Tanzanian law firm


  • Tanganyika Law Society