About Us
Established in 1995, Modimo & Associates is a Gaborone based law firm with substantial experience in representing corporate and individual clients.

We provide legal advice and services to organizations and individuals throughout the country, and we have the technical know-how and the resources to deliver quality legal services.

Our operations are supported by cutting edge technological, management and accounting systems. These include multi user on line reports, Butterworths Forms and Precedents, LawPlan Financial and Billing systems, Debtcol, email and internet facilities. 

At Modimo & Associates quality begins with our people. We know that being a service industry the kind of people we employ and retain have a bearing on the quality of service and the effectiveness of our service delivery systems as our objective is to always exceed our clients’ expectations. 

Modimo & Associates Attorneys


Abel W. Modimo

Managing Partner

Corporate and commercial matters especially in PPPs, outsourcing, transaction structure consulting, due diligence, drafting of commercial agreements, service level agreements and general corporate counsel.

Abel has over 16 years experience as legal practitioner, a cumulative law lecture at the University of Botswana, and 2 years as PEEPA’s General Corporate Counsel.

During this period Abel acquired a wealth of experience in commercial and corporate law practice, including litigation, arbitration and mediation, negotiation and drafting of commercial agreements such as Service Level Agreements, Transaction Advisory Services Agreements and Corporate Governance documents. He has a wealth of experience also in dealing with procurement strategies, and contract monitoring and management.

He has also participated in the review of the Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Act (PPAD) and the Local Authorities Procurement and Asset Disposal Act (LAPAD), to ensure consistency with the PPP Policy and Implementation Framework. He also advises local authorities’ clients on the implementation of LAPAD.

Abel has also been involved with the drafting and review of the Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (Transition) Act, the privatization strategies for BTC and NDB as well as the legal due diligence reports for outsourcing and PPP transactions.  


Onkagetse D. Pusoentsi

Senior Partner

Commercial litigation and dispute resolution. Expert in land and labour law matters.

Onkagetse has over 7 years experience as legal practitioner, which he acquired practicing law at Modimo & Associates and Collins Newman & Company. During this period Onkagetse acquired a wealth of experience of litigation in commercial and labour law. He has appeared at the High Court, Court of Appeal, Land Tribunal and the Industrial Court.

Onkagetse has successfully represented big corporations such as Debswana, Botswana Power Corporation, Bamangwato Concession Limited, Botswana Post, Botswana Technology Centre, University of Botswana, Botswana Building Society and National Development Bank.


Thato Mike Rasetshwane


Corporate and Commercial matters, Labour and Land Law matters, Debt Collection and Civil Litigation.

Mike was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court of Botswana in November 2013, after graduating from the University of Botswana. He is also an admitted and practicing Conveyancer and Notary Public.He expanded his training byattending Trial Advocacy courses administered by the Law Society of Botswana. He has been with the firm Modimo & Associates since 2012 when he enrolled as an intern.

He has appeared in the High Court of Botswana, Industrial Court, Magistrate Courts and Land Tribunals.

Mike has been involved in Debt recovery for local and international clients,Commercial litigation, labour matters, drafting and reviewing Commercial Agreements and drafting pleadings.