Mr André Robert > 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

Position

Senior Attorney
Partner

Career

André Robert is a Partner at BLC Robert who co-heads, with Senior Counsel Iqbal Rajahbalee, the Dispute Resolution Group of the firm. Back to Mauritius after his studies and two years of pupillage, André was qualified as an Attorney at Law in 1994.

He was a lecturer in Civil Law at the Council of Legal Education, and formed part for several years of the panel for Attorneys’, Barristers’ and Notaries’ examinations. He is a former Vice Chairman of the Mauritius Law Society.

He has since been involved in legal advice to commercial firms, banks, insurance companies, sugar companies, petroleum companies, textile companies and hotels; litigation for those entities; legal advice to para-statal bodies (mainly SIFB), and litigation for those entities; frequent offshore litigation; chambers work in support of international arbitrations, as well as trade mark litigation.

Languages

English and French

Memberships

Mauritius Bar Association

Education

  • Senior Attorney-at-law
  • Diplôme d’Etudes Universitaires Générales (DEUG), Aix en Provence University
  • Licence en Droit, Aix en Provence University
  • Maîtrise en Droit (Specialisation Judicial Career) Ranked 1st, Aix en Provence University

Leisure

André is a member of the Rotary Club of Curepipe, and is a regular cyclist during the week-ends. He is a board member of Junior Achievement Mauritius and of Cheshire Homes Mauritius.

Lawyer Rankings

Mauritius > Leading firms

(Leading individuals)

André Robert – BLC Robert & Associates