Legal 500 – Morocco – 2016

“At [], ‘the advice is practical, open and honest’. Practice head Mariam Rouissi advised overseas creditors on the implications of the liquidation of a major Moroccan refinery business and assisted Anouar Invest and Atlantic Cement with obtaining a $160m export credit agency (ECA)-covered financing from Industrial and Commercial Bank of China.”

IFLR 1000

The team in Morocco is led by two partners: [] and Mariam Rouissi, who made partner in July 2013 and heads the office’s banking and finance practice.

Banking and projects infrastructure: “We were very satisfied with the quality of the work and the professionalism of the teams that supported us. The deal was completed and contract signed under good conditions.

EMEA Legal 500 2015

  • Banking, Finance and Capital Markets | Tier 2: « Mariam Rouissileads the ‘very prompt’ team at [] following her promotion to partner in 2013. Her broad expertise takes in real estate, acquisition and project financing, securitisation and debt restructuring. The firm’s international office network is a key advantage and, in 2014, Rouissi acted alongside colleagues in London to advise CIH Bank on its accounts receivable securitisation programme.
  • Projects and Public Law | Tier 2: « [] has expertise in PPPs and regularly advises clients on their investments in the energy and infrastructure sectors. Mariam Rouissi is a key contact for project finance.

EMEA Legal 500 2016

  • Banking, Finance and Capital Markets | Tier 2: « Mariam Rouissi heads the department at [], which assists lenders and borrowers in acquisition and real estate financing, securitisation and capital markets transactions. Rouissi recently advised a developer on the financing of a large commercial real estate development, and a domestic financial institution on credit facilities for two projects in Morocco.
  • Projects and Public Law | Tier 2: « [] is well versed in construction projects, where the firm’s wider expertise in real estate is of benefit. Mariam Rouissi is the key contact for the financing of infrastructure projects