Mr Mushtaq Namdarkhan > BLC Robert & Associates > Ebene, Mauritius > Lawyer Profile

BLC Robert & Associates
2ND FLOOR, THE AXIS
26 BANK STREET, CYBERCITY
EBENE 72201, MAURITIUS
Mauritius

Work Department

Dispute Resolution and Insolvency

Position

Partner

Career

Mushtaq is a Partner at BLC Robert within the Disputes Resolution department and is mainly involved in corporate/commercial litigations and arbitrations as well as insolvency and restructuring transactions. Mushtaq regularly appears before the Commercial and Bankruptcy Divisions of the Supreme Court of Mauritius in shareholder disputes, banking litigation and construction disputes among others, as well as before the Designated Judges under the International Arbitration Act in applications involving the International Arbitration Act and the Convention for the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards Act. He is also involved in a number of high-value domestic and international commercial arbitrations.

Mushtaq has co-authored the BLC Robert publication “Why Mauritius? A National Court in Support of International Arbitration” in 2016 and regularly contributes in the “Chambers Global Practice Guides” on Insolvency. He also intervened as a speaker at the East Africa International Arbitration Conference in 2016 on “East African courts and support for Arbitration”. Mushtaq teaches civil law (contract) at the Institute of Judicial and Legal Studies.

 

Prior to joining BLC Robert, Mushtaq was an associate in the Restructuring and Insolvency Group at the London office of Herbert Smith (now Herbert Smith  Freehills), a leading international law firm where he spent a total of four years. 

Languages

English
French

Memberships

  • Gray’s Inn
  • Mauritius Bar Association

Education

LL.M (Commercial Law), University of Cambridge, England

Called to the Bar of England and Wales, Gray’s Inn

MA (Hons) Law, University of Cambridge, England

Lawyer Rankings

Mauritius > Leading firms

(Next Generation Partners)

Mushtaq NamdarkhanBLC Robert & Associates

With a solid presence in both Ebene and Port Louis, BLC Robert & Associates is described as ‘very strong’ in banking and finance law, especially acting on the side of banks. The team is also distinguished by its litigation department, led by Iqbal Rajahbalee, which includes ‘stand-out litigator’ Mushtaq Namdarkhan; and its corporate and commercial  expertise, where Jason Harel stands out; and its advice pertaining to financial services. Jean-Eric Sauzier is highly regarded for his transactional experience.