Firm Profile > CMS > Algiers, Algeria
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CMS assists African, European and international companies that have operations in Algeria, advising on a broad range of corporate and M&A transactions. Key sectors include energy, oil and gas, banking, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and construction. Samir Sayah is the vastly experienced practice head, leading a team that has experience in company and contract laws, share capital restructuring, and procurement regulations. Other key names are partner Amine Sator and associate Fatiha Aouam.
Dispute resolution Tier 1
Employment Tier 1
At CMS, there is significant overlap between its employment work and its corporate and M&A transactions. It assists clients with a variety of day-to-day employment issues, such as the transfer of employees and a review of the termination of employment policy. Amine Sator is the name to note.
Energy Tier 1
CMS has considerable experience providing day-to-day assistance to domestic and international clients in this sphere. Led by Samir Sayah, the team has expertise advising on asset sales, contracts, licences, tax, foreign exchange regulations, due diligence, and negotiations with public and private entities. Amine Sator is also noted.
Banking and finance Tier 2
At CMS, the team specialises in advising international banks on local regulations. It also has a track record of providing advice on the borrower’s side, usually relating to equity restructuring and exchange control for pharmaceutical clients. Samir Sayah and Amine Sator are key contacts.
CMS > Firm Profile
|Banking and finance|
|Insolvency and restructuring|
|Technology, media and communications|
Staff FiguresNumber of lawyers : 520
LanguagesArabic English French
MembershipsCMS is an international full-service law firm acting for major global and domestic corporations. 4 500 lawyers work for CMS in over 74 offices.
OtherContact : Samir Sayah Other offices : Casablanca Other offices : Lyon Other offices : Paris Other offices : Strasbourg in the Africa team : 38
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