Ellis and Partners is a Windhoek based legal firm with a single multi experienced legal practitioner in the form of Philip Ellis.
His experience with the areas of mining, fishing, aviation, corporate financing, energy, water and industrial projects can be seen under Experience.
Philip Ellis practiced law within Namibia for 21 years. He established “Ellis & Partners Legal Practitioners” in 1997, which grew to one of the largest and most successful commercial and corporate legal firms in Namibia which firm is still today a leading and highly successful commercial and corporate firm in Windhoek, practicing under the name of Ellis Shilengudwa Incorporated.
In 2009 he decided to leave legal practice to act as the Managing Director of the Gecko Namibia Group of companies that grew from nothing, to a group of over 30 private companies holding no less than 17 mineral licenses in Namibia for graphite, salt, marine phosphates and a large number of industrial minerals. The group also conducts a highly successful exploration drilling company and mineral laboratory. Its flagship development, Vision Industrial Park, secured 700 hectares of government land on the West Coast, with the right to develop a private port.