Jovin Tibenda Junior Associate

Jovin Tibenda

Jovin Tibenda
Junior Associate



Jovin J. Tibenda is an Advocate of the High Court of Tanzania and other subordinate courts thereto save for primary court and a Junior Associate at CRB AFRICA LEGAL whose practise areas include Banking Law and Company Law. Jovin also regularly advises clients on banking, corporate matters, and general commercial law.


Corporate Law:

  • Directly involved in incorporating companies mainly on behalf of foreign companies seeking to set up corporate presence in Tanzania.
  • Providing company secretarial services
  • Involved in company restructuring
  • Processing work and residence permits for foreigners’ employees/directors
  • Got involved in registering franchise businesses in Tanzania.
  • Provide advice and assist on company winding up procedures and dealing with bankruptcy.

Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution:

  • Arbitration between Sunderland Association Football Club and Tanzania Tourist Board


  • Reviewing of security documents on behalf of banks to check with their compliance to Tanzanian laws
  • Drafting and perfection of security documents on acquisition of loans for companies and registration of such documents at the registrar of companies and the land registry.

Mergers and acquisition:

  • Notifications to the Fair Competition Commission on the Merger and Acquisition.
  • Preparing and reviewing documents for Approvals from Regulating Authorities and Fair Competition Commission

Capital Markets:

  • Conducting Due Diligence and providing a legal opinion for a Bond issue.


  • Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from Law School of Tanzania.
  • Bachelor of Law (LLB) from Tumaini University Dar es salaam College


  • Tanganyika Law Society and East African Law Society

Practice Areas

Company Law


Banking & Finance