Shamiza Ratansi is the Managing Partner at ATZ Law Chambers, one of Tanzania’s leading corporate law firm. Her practice focuses on Banking and Finance Real Estate Corporate, Commercial, Mergers and Acquisitions, Conveyance, Private Equity, Mining and Capital Markets matters. Some of ATZ’s hospitality clients include amongst others Royal Orchid Group- Dar es Salaam, IFA Hotels Investments, Sima Beach Limited, the Tides Lodge and Beach Villa and New Arusha Hotel Limited. She has acted for and advised lenders on the obtaining, perfection and enforcement of securities and in the reviewing of loan and facility agreements in Tanzania. Shamiza is recognised by international directories like Legal 500, Chambers Global, IFLR1000, and Who’s Who Legal. Legal 500 -2016 describes her as ‘dedicated’, ‘business minded’, and ‘always willing to go the extra step’, and maintains a ‘strategic outlook .