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136 AVENUE DES CHAMPS-ELYS√ČES, 75008 PARIS, FRANCE
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Work +33 1 53 93 30 00
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Fax +33 1 53 93 30 30
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www.lpalaw.com
Algiers, Brussels, Casablanca, Douala, Dubai, Duxton Hill and 8 more

Alain Gauvin

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Work +212 (0)522 97 96 60
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LPA-CGR avocats

Work Department

Banking and finance / emerging markets. Casablanca and Algiers offices.

Position

Partner in charge of the Casablanca and Algiers offices. Specialized in banking and finance law: regulation, asset and acquisition financing, financing of public and private projects, syndicated loans, securitization and credit derivatives, financial instruments/derivatives, payment and credit instruments, investment funds.

Career

Partner at LPA-CGR avocats since 2007.

Languages

English, French.

Member

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2004.

Education

Doctor of Law, University of Paris I Sorbonne (Summa cum Laude and Congratulations of the Jury) ; Postgraduate (DEA) in business law and taxation, University of Sorbonne Paris I ; Masters in business law and taxation, University of Assas Paris II.


Algeria

Banking and finance

Within: Leading individuals

Alain Gauvin - LPA-CGR

Within: Banking and finance

LPA-CGR’s client portfolio includes financial institutions, banks, multilateral development agencies and governments. Managing partner of the Algiers and Casablanca offices Alain Gauvin is well versed in restructuring, market transactions, alternative risk transfer instruments and banking and financial regulation.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

LPA-CGR’s corporate and M&A work encompasses business ventures, private equity deals and privatisations. The practice is jointly led by Alain Gauvin and Rym Loucif, the latter of whom arrived from Gide Loyrette Nouel in 2018. Fatima-Zohra Bouchemla, who is well versed in dispute resolution and arbitration, is another name to note. Recent highlights include assisting Tell Group with the creation of the first investment fund for Algerian companies and investors and advising local private company Mageco on a number of corporate transactions.

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Morocco

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Leading individuals

Alain Gauvin - LPA-CGR

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

LPA-CGR is known for assisting government, state-owned entities, multilateral agencies and banks on finance transactions. It also structures capital markets transactions for Moroccan banks. Alain Gauvin, who works in Paris and Casablanca, counts pan-African sovereign infrastructure investment fund Africa50 among his clients.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

At¬†LPA-CGR, 'the lawyers have¬†good understanding of industry requirements; I appreciate their flexibility¬†', according to one client.¬†Lina Fassi Fihri, finance specialist¬†Alain Gauvin¬†and real estate partner¬†Romain Berthon¬†are the key contacts. Berthon handled numerous corporate matters last year for¬†Louvre H√ītels Group.

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