Corporate/Commercial Department

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What the team is known for Has expertise across the breadth of commercial and corporate law. Activities include investment and M&A matters as well as the creation and integration of cross-border subsidiaries within a network. It works with international and local clients in sectors including banking and finance, transport, energy and utilities. Also highly visible in private equity.

Strengths Peers enthuse about the "very dynamic" team, which is seen as investing the necessary resources to make progress in the market. Clients describe "a team that works fluidly" and one that is imbued with "a proactive nature."

Work highlights Advised Mediterranea Capital Partners on the fund acquisition of a stake in Travaux Généraux de Construction de Casablanca for USD55 million.

Notable practitioners

Patrick Larrivé is the lead partner on much of the firm's activity in M&A, finance and private equity. Peers respect that he has accrued "a very solid portfolio of clients," and one client summarised their viewpoint: "I appreciate his work enormously. For me, he is one of the best lawyers in Morocco."