Firm Profile > Bennani & Associés LLP > Casablanca, Morocco
Bennani & Associés LLP Offices
OCEANE 3 TOWER – SUITE n°B5 – 1ST FLOOR
SIDI MOHAMED BEN ABDELLAHAvenue
MARINA CASABLANCA 20030
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Dispute resolution Tier 2
Bennani & Associés LLP is a key player in litigation and arbitration. It frequently acts for large multinational corporates, among which are Daewoo and Fiat Chrysler, and is also active for the Kingdom of Morocco in major arbitrations. Lead partner Abdellah Moustaid recently acted for Société de Travaux Agricoles Industriels et Publics in an arbitration against Waterleau Group n.v. relating to the performance of a public procurement agreement.
Employment Tier 3
Bennani & Associés LLP handles advisory work and employment litigation for international clients. Mehdi Bennani and head of litigation Abdellah Moustaid are the key practitioners. Clients include Novartis and Akzo Nobel.
The team at Bennani & Associés LLP has particular expertise advising major international banks on issuances of securities and regulatory matters. Mourad Seghir heads the practice. Mohamed Debbouche is another name to note. In recent work, the group assisted Sberbank with the review of the terms and conditions of bank instruments in Algeria and the issuance of securities and bank guarantee instruments.
At Bennani & Associés LLP, the team has developed a specialism in advising high-profile clients in the automotive industry on sizeable transactions. Restructurings, joint ventures, commercial issues, and regulatory advice feature prominently in its work, which is often referred to the practice by leading international law firms. Mourad Seghir leads the team.
Bennani & Associés LLP > Firm Profile
The firm: Bennani & Associés LLP is a leading independent law firm with offices in Algeria, Tunisia and Morocco, which offers cutting-edge business law expertise to listed and unlisted companies as well as public entities. The firm’s lawyers are committed to excellence in the practice of law, while maintaining the highest standard of ethical and professional conduct. As an independent law firm, Bennani & Associés LLP has chosen to develop strong relationships with every international law firm and foreign independent law firm active in Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia. The firm’s added value resides in its command of local law and precedent, reconciled with a very pragmatic approach which factors in the business objectives of the clients. When entrusted with a transaction, the firm’s attorneys collaborate with their clients to develop creative strategies and solutions tailored to achieving the clients’ objectives. In litigation matters, the firm’s lawyers work hand-in-hand with their clients to determine whether a case requires proactive action, and provide advice on the risks involved and, to the extent determinable, the chances of success.
Areas of practice: The firm specialises in business law, in particular mergers and acquisitions, corporate, private and public contracts, as well as in energy and mining. It also undertakes work in exchange control regulations, competition law, customs law, tax law, labour law and commercial litigation.
|Mergers and acquisitions|
|Banking and project finance|
|Tourism and hotel projects|
|Intellectual property litigation|
|Stock exchange and capital markets|
|Arbitration and dispute resolution|
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