Ms Rym Loucif > Loucif + Co > Algiers, Algeria > Lawyer Profile

Loucif + Co
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Work Department

Corporate - M&A - Energy - Oil & Gas - Infrastructure


Founding Partner


Prior to founding Loucif + Co, Rym Loucif practiced with American law firms in Paris (Willkie Farr and Gibson Dunn), as well as French law firms based in Algiers (Gide and LPA-CGR Avocats).

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2006, Rym Loucif was educated in prestigious universities in Paris (Université Panthéon-Assas, Paris II) and in London (King’s College London).

Present in Algeria for the past ten years, Rym Loucif has acquired a renowned expertise in Algerian business law advising mostly foreign investors regarding their investments and activities in the country. Her deep knowledge of the Algerian business environment combined with her international vision allows her to provide her clients with a tailor-made advice adapted to the reality on the ground.

Rym Loucif focuses on cross-border mergers, acquisitions, establishment of joint-ventures and in matters related to competition law, on behalf of leading international groups.

Loucif + Co is a trusted and regular contributor to major regional and international legal conferences. Rym Loucif contributes as an expert to the OECD in the context of the EU-OECD Program on Promoting Investment in the Mediterranean, aiming to strengthen investments into and within the Mediterranean region.


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Paris Bar


King’s College London, University of London
Postgraduate Diploma in EU Competition Law

Paris Bar School (Ecole de Formation professionnelle des Barreaux de la Cour d’Appel de Paris)
Bar practice certificate (Certificat d’Aptitude à la Profession d’Avocat)

Université Panthéon-Assas, Paris II
Practice-oriented DESS postgraduate degree and Magister degree in business law, DJCE General counsel diploma / tax law specialisation certificate

Lawyer Rankings

Algeria > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Rym Loucif

Loucif + Co

An independent boutique law firm specialising in business law, Loucif + Co is well versed in handling significant M&A, joint ventures and other corporate transactions across a broad range of core economic sectors, including oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, agriculture and transport, among others. Founding partner Rym Loucif heads the offering and is particularly sought after by foreign investors for advice on their inward investments into Algeria.

Algeria > Energy

Specialised business law firm Loucif + Co assists both domestic and foreign companies to navigate the highly regulated Algerian energy sectors, with a notable strength in oil and gas matters. Overseen by founding partner and corporate expert Rym Loucif, the practice caters to a number of major energy powerhouses.