Firm Profile > Juristconsult Chambers > Ebene, Mauritius
Juristconsult Chambers Offices
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Mauritius > Leading firms Tier 2
Part of the DLA Africa network, Juristconsult Chambers stands out for its corporate, banking, finance and transactional work. The team is particularly experienced in the representation of local and foreign banks (especially from the US and the UK) in regard to global transactions. The data protection and tax departments are also highly regarded. Transactions and public law expert Marc Hein and managing partner Nicolas Richard are the key contacts; Abdool Rahim Salehmohamed is also noted.
Marc Hein; Nicolas Richard
Other key lawyers:
Abdool Rahim Salehmohamed; Shalinee Dreepaul Halkhoree
‘The DLA Piper Africa/Juristconsult Chambers team is exceptional as to its detailed approach, creative solutions, availability and interaction with clients. This team is very thorough in its analysis.’
‘Availability is phenomenal. The team was willing to have conference calls on Saturday mornings during several months and work through the nights to ensure a successful closing.’
‘The DLA Piper Africa/Juristconsult Chambers team ranks in the top 10% of firms in relation to detailed approach, creative solutions, availability and interaction with clients. Abdool Rahim Salemohamed embodies the profile of the ideal local counsel in complicated international financings: knowledgeable on local law, regulations and practice, capable, willing to explain to us when a U.S. solution would not work in Mauritius, available, diligent and committed to see the transaction close.’
‘In-person, attentive, individualised service. Abdool Rahim Salehmohamed stood out as highly professional, responsive, on-point and a kind, enthusiastic person to work with.’
‘Juristconsult Chambers has a good reputation in the market. Abdool Rahim Salehmohamed provides succinct and commercially focused advice.’
‘Abdool Rahim Salehmohamed was accessible and efficient in the delivery of the legal advice and documentation.’
‘Abdool Salehmohamed is easy to connect with. Excellent deal understanding, amazing engagement.’
‘Very reactive team, ready to provide support during the weekend and at short notice, with effective handover between partners to ensure ongoing support. Rapid appreciation of the situation, results oriented.’
Mauritius Commercial Bank
Crédit Agricole Corporate
European Investment Fund
Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
Credit Industriel et Commercial
Erste Group Bank AG
Engen Petroleum (Pty) Limited (South Africa)
Tauber Solar Gruppe
Branswood Investment Ltd
Africa Tech Holding Ltd
OPIC [Now Development Finance Corporation]
Juristconsult Chambers > Firm Profile
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At Juristconsult Chambers, we believe in the most valuable offering which is to help others. We support diversity starting from our firm, where individuals of all backgrounds, gender, age and beliefs work in harmony under the same roof. At the firm we work on fostering a friendly culture where the team members feels at ease to voice out their concerns. The firm has also sensitized employees on energy saving and several measures regarding the recycling of waste.
We have since the establishment of the firm helped many organisations who are vested in activities towards the betterment of the society. Each year the firm is engaged in helping organisations through donations. In 2017 the firm helped 5 main organisations, each leading their own fight towards a better welfare. The causes that we supported these last years are; the care for the homeless, the rehabilitation of women, Type 1 diabetes, visually handicapped and the alleviation of poverty in general.
The firm also engages in legal pro bono work. One of the most renowned case that caught the attention of the media, even of surrounding countries was when the firms lawyer represented the association Prévention Information Lutte contre le Sida (PILS) before the Supreme Court in the case of the young Cameroonian student who was denied a residence permit because of her HIV status. The student was then allowed to continue her studies on humanitarian grounds. Members of the firm have also assisted in the drafting of documents for the setting up of cultural associations.
Burty Francois, Senior Associate-Barrister at the firm is the dedicated lawyer in relation to pro bono work. Taking care of the under-privileged has always been and will always be one of Juristconsults mission towards a society in which we work and live.
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