Sivakumaren (Robin) Mardemootoo > Dentons (Mauritius) LLP > Port Louis, Mauritius > Lawyer Profile

Dentons (Mauritius) LLP
Les Jamalacs Building,
Vieux Conseil Street
Port Louis 11328

Work Department

Banking and Finance


Robin is the Managing Partner of Dentons Mauritius where he heads the Banking, Corporate Finance and Commercial practices.

Robin specialises in securities regulations and laws related to banking, insolvency, corporate finance and cross-border investments. He also has a special interest for international complex litigation and arbitration. He is ranked amongst the top lawyers in Mauritius and is recognized as a leading individual in the General Business Law section by Chambers and Partners.


Managing Partner, Dentons Mauritius (2018 – present)

Managing Partner, Mardemootoo Solicitors (1997 – 2018)


English and French


Law Society of Mauritius


University of Texas School of Law, 1995, LL.M., (on scholarship)

University of Aix-Marseille III, 1994, LL.M., (high honours)

University of Aix-Marseille III, 1993, LLB, (high honours)

Lawyer Rankings

Mauritius > Leading firms

(Leading individuals)

Sivakumaren MardemootooDentons (Mauritius) LLP

In 2018, Dentons (Mauritius) LLP launched its Mauritius outpost through the merger of legacy firms Mardemootoo Solicitors and Balgobin Chambers. The combined entity has ‘broad experience across a range of practice areas’ and is ‘expanding its footprint across Africa’; its recent expertise spans banking, M&A, private equity and capital markets. Key contacts include Sivakumaren Mardemootoo, who advised SBM Bank (Mauritius) on a $200m syndicated loan to National Property Fund, and Priscilla Balgobin-Bhoyrul, who counts India Growth Fund and Barclays Bank among her clients.