Dr. Samir Abdelly

Formal candidate at the 2014 presidential elections in Tunisia, Dr. Samir Abdelly is the founder and managing partner of Abdelly & Associates since 1994 until 2018 Me Salma Chaary senior partner at the law Firm since 15 years registered her name officially as Abdeely & Chaari law firm north Africa.

In 2 April 2019, with the cooperation of the Media lawyer Star world wide PAUL TWEED we inaugurate the Media department of the Firm for Africa.

In 2008, Dr Abdelly was ranked among 4000 international lawyers with strong expertise in business and corporate law.

Recent Projects:

  1. PERENCO … transaction PETROFAC / PERENCO OMV (ACHTART / PERENCO)
  2. SUMITOMO CORPORATION MITSUBISHI RADES EXTENSION OF THE POWER STATION
  3. CHINA HARBOR: DOCK 8 AND 9 PORT OF RADES.
  4. THE DEEP WATER PORT PROJECT OF NFIDHA CHINA HARBORD
  5. PHOSPHATE SRA OUERTANE WENGDU AND GREEEN
  6. FLY NAWRAS (opening of a Libyan airline)
  7. ADRILOWN ENERGY (oil)
  8. RIVER FORT GLOBAL (Funds)
  9. DUNVER ENERGY MEDIA CONCESSION
  10. CHINA PETROELUM ENERGY (Energy)
  11. INDEPENDENT RESOURCES (oil)
  12. Best-Ré (Insurance) BAHRAIN
  13. STB (Banking) litigation and arbitration (SOCIETE TUNISIENNE DE BANQUE)
  14. ABDDULLAWI (Financial Funds) Sultanate Amman
  15. MEDCO (8 CONCESSION IN TUNISIA)
  16. BLEENBELGE
  17. ZURICH INSSURANCE
  18. HALLIBORTEN
  19. ANADARCO
  20. SCHLUMBERGER
  21. DEUTSCHE BANK
  22. ALCATEL
  23. CTKCP
  24. POWERTECH
  25. SCOTIA BANK
  26. BREEK WATER
  27. DUNDEE CORPORATION BANK
  28. EUROMIN
  29. RIGO OIL
  30. SANTAFE DRILLING

Specific Expertise:

  • Abdelly & Chaary law firm offer the services of the most reputed and specialized lawyers, attorneys and experts in energy, telecommunication, Banking, Financing, litigation and arbitration with the complex deals in the region.
  • Abdelly & Chaary law firm is the most famous expert law firm in Tunisia and North Africa.
  • We deliver to our client their transaction approval in conformity with the regulations gazzeting to get their RAISING FUNDS.
  • Cooperation between internationally renowned firms (Herbert smith, Baker Botts, Allen & Overy, Baker Mackenzie,…)
  • In cooperation with the most famous Media lawyer Paul Tweed we opened the most important media department in Africa.
  • We work with the best lawyers in the market.
  • Our lawyer has the best remuneration in the market and they deliver the best of their competence.
  • We are varied in different industry sectors but the most important sector are Oil/ Renewable energy /Government/ Financial institutions/ Industry/ IT/ Probuono Pharmaceutical/ Hotel / Media/ litigation for social media.
  • We have the ISO 9001 and we are working to prepare the ISO 27001.
  • We received in 2018 Global Excellence Awards most outstanding for natural resources M&A 2018.
  • Witness of professionalism on media and litigation for DR Paul tweed.
  • The respect of deontology.
  • The conformity and compliance with the Tunisian and international laws and money lawnding.
  • Expertise and loyalty to our client
  • We west on our personal they are the highly paied with team work.

Publishable Clients:

  • Sumitomo corporation
  • MITSHUBISHI
  • Société tunisienne de banque (STB)
  • Best-Ré
  • International Drilling service (IDS)
  • China Harbour Engenering company
  • Vertuoil Holding LTD
  • Adrillow Energy
  • River Fort Global capital
  • DUNVER ENERGY LIMITED
  • PERENCO GROUP
  • ANGUS ENERGY UK
  • China National petroleum corporation
  • Gasoil petroleum limited
  • Energing oil & gaz
  • MEDCO Transaction
  • Wengfu and green
  • The deep water port project of nfidha
  • Fly nawras
  • Independent resources (oil)
  • Abdullawi ( financial funds) sultanate amman
  • BLEENBELGE
  • ZURICH INSSURANCE
  • HALLIBOTEN
  • ANADRACOSCHLUMBERGER
  • DEUTSH BANK
  • ALCATEL
  • CTKCP
  • POWERTECH
  • SCOTIA BANK
  • BREEK WATER
  • DUNDEE CORPORATION BANK
  • EUROMIN
  • RIGO OIL
  • SANTAFE DRILLING
  • Paul Tweed

Paul Tweed has represented Liam Neeson, Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Timberlake, Kelsey Grammer, Nicolas Cage, Harrison Ford, Chris de Burgh, Neil Jordan, Uri Geller, Patrick Kielty, Colin Farrell, Keith Duffy, The Corrs, Ashton Kutcher, Johnny Depp and Sylvester Stallone.

MAATOUG Nour-Essaid

MAATOUG Nour-Essaid is our exclusively recommended IP Law expert in Tunisia. MAATOUG’s activities include: Trademarks, Designs and Patent Search licensed patent and trademark and drafting license agreement Search franchisors and franchisees on trademarks payment of annuities support action lawsuits.

Practice Overview:

Intellectual property law (commonly known as IP) governs the ownership and accessibility of ideas and inventions on tangible and intangible concepts. … There are many different ways to protect the ownership of ideas, products or concepts, but these usually come in the form of patents, trademarks or copyrights.

Mohamed ZAANOUNI

Memberships: Member of the Tunisian Bar Association and MERITAS. Experience: Attorney at the Tunisian Court of Cassation. Author: “Foreign Investments in Tunisia “, “Settlement of Conflicts in case of Multiple Assignment of Receivables”. Practice Areas: Business Law, Company Law, Insurance Law, Maritime Law, Arbitration, Merger & Acquisitions. Languages: Arabic, French, English and Italian.

Firm Overview:

Zaanouni Law Firm is established in 1970 by Taoufik Zaanouni. It has evolved to become one of the leading commercial law firms in Tunisia.

This law firm has acted in most important part of commercial, property, touristic, industrial financial and shipping transactions for over its 30 years of professional activity, establishing important international relations and acquiring an unparalleled investment expertise both in relation to Tunisian clients in the international market as well as to foreign clients in Tunisia.

The firm also represents many national and multinational corporations in business sectors such as tourism, manufacturing, shipping, air transportation and services.

The law firm has played an important part in the founding and growth of several major Tunisian companies and has also played an active role in assisting foreign investors in their ventures with Tunisian partners.

Noureddine Ferchiou

By providing exceptional legal skills for more than 30 years, Noureddine Ferchiou, has guided Tunisia’s most successful businesses. He has lead out scale transactions and has built a reputation for finding innovative and successful solutions for his client’s business challenges. Due to his involvement in Tunisia’s highest profile matters in almost all business law branches, Noureddine Ferchiou has developed a deep global network of relationship with international law firms and financial institutions making Ferchiou associés the most connected law firm in the country.

Education:

– 1980: D.E.A. in Private Law with a major in Construction Law (1980).
– 1979: University of Paris, D.E.A. in Business Law with a major in finance and taxation.
– 1978: University of Tunis, Masters in Private Law.

Firm Overview:

Established in 1984, the Firm has become one of the leading commercial law firms in Tunisia. Our general practice encompasses all aspects of business and commercial law. The Firm has been consistently involved in a considerable number of high profile projects in Tunisia whether in terms of investment or complexity, and is well known for its high level of negotiation expertise. Built with time and experience, the Firm enjoys a solid credibility with both institutional and business communities.

The clients of the Firm are investors seeking to develop a business activity on the Tunisian market; individuals, private or public entities seeking to implement, develop and protect their business activities in Tunisia. Ferchiou & Associés highly qualified and experienced lawyers are able to assist clients in English, French, Italian and Arabic.

Due to its uncompromising commitment to quality of service and professional integrity Ferchiou & Associés law firm has been ranked in 2017 in: Band 1 on General business law/TUNISIA by Chambers Global ; Tier 1 on Commercial, corporate and M&A; Tier 1 in Banking and finance by The Legal 500 and Top Tier Firm on financial and corporate by IFLR 1000.

Habiba Raouadi

Habiba Raouadi is a Manager and Lawyer at the supreme court of Tunisia.

Education:

– Université de Tunis (Bachelor, private Law, 1977)
– Université de Tunis (D.E.A. Private Law, 1980)
– Tunisian Bar Association (CAPA Examination, 1980)

Admitted:

– 1981, Tunisia

Memberships:

– Tunisian Bar Association

Biography:

Head of the Legal department of a leading publisher; Founder of the Tunisian Association of women in legal career; Vice-president for Africa of the international federation of women in legal career; Local partner of Doing Business program.

Firm Overview:

Established in 1981 by Zine el Abidine Chafter and Habiba Raouadi, Chafter Raouadi law firm is one of the leading and most prestigious law firms in Tunisia.

Our purpose is to offer high quality legal services in accordance with international standards to our clients and enable them to get top level assistance in matters related to all fields of law.

We provide services such as consultancy, contract negotiation, litigation with the highest standards for Tunisian and international clients including private companies, public entities and natural persons; all that across a wide range of legal and tax practice areas and in a cost effective way.

The firm has an experienced multidisciplinary team with experts covering the main areas of Tunisian law with an extensive practice in business & commercial law.

We have also the capacity to mobilize external resources (university professors, accountancy firms, brokerage firms, management firms…) to provide our clients with the best legal and practical solutions.

Chafter Raouadi Law Firm has also built up strategic alliance with independent foreign law firms which have been selected for the excellent quality of their services. We work closely together to handle cross-border transactions and provide other international legal services to our clients.

The firm is committed to provide efficient legal services with the highest standards of excellence, professionalism and integrity.