Christophe Benoit

Christophe Benoit is our exclusively recommended Full Service Law expert in French Guiana on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Christophe directly using the contact details listed above.

Christophe, lawyer with the Bar of French Guyanna (formerly lawyer with the Bar of Nanterre, Paris and Val d’Oise), other co-founder of the firm, is a former legal adviser.

Until the new legislation comes into effect in 2012, CMB can represent its clients before the Paris court of appeal and before the annex of the Fort-de-France court of appeal in Cayenne.

CMB-avocats assists, advises and represents its clients (natural or legal persons, non-profit organisations, foundations and religious congregations) throughout France and its overseas territories (Départements et Collectivités d’outre-mer).

It provides support to growing businesses in France as well as in the West Indies and the Caribbean (Saint-Martin, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Guyana, and Haiti).

CMB-avocats has always been familiar with French Guyana, where it has had clients since 1998. This familiarity, as well as French Guyana’s central position in the West-Indies, its closeness to Brazil, the United States and Haiti led to Cayenne being chosen for the setting-up of CMB-avocats overseas office.

This double presence Metropolitan France / Overseas Territories was also strongly motivated by CMB-avocats desire to put French Guyana on the map of legal practices, thereby contributing in its own area of expertise to the current economic growth of the region.

Our law firm is familiar with French Guyana for having had clients there for many years.

Duncan G. Stowe

Duncan Stowe is our exclusively recommended Full Service Law expert in Dominica on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Duncan directly using the contact details listed above.

Since 2001, Stowe & Co. has represented a variety of companies and individuals across the globe, in different areas of practice, such as Real Estate, Intellectual Property and Corporate Law. Today, Stowe & Co. is the leading law firm specialising in international business in the Commonwealth of Dominica.

The firm is headed by attorney at law, Mr. Duncan G. Stowe, who is Dominican born and raised, and educated in the Caribbean . Mr. Stowe has been admitted as a solicitor and barrister in Guyana, Grenada, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, St. Lucia, St. Kitts & Nevis, Antigua and Dominica, and has gained wide experience practicing in the legal jurisdictions of these various islands of the Caribbean.

Stowe & Co. networks with a team of experienced lawyers to render advice and provide satisfactory representation on issues relating to its areas of practice. Stowe & Co is always strongly guided by its watch words:- Commitment, Integrity and Professionalism.

Dominica is a mountainous Caribbean island nation with natural hot springs and tropical rainforests. Morne Trois Pitons National Park is home to the volcanically heated, steam-covered Boiling Lake. The park also encompasses sulphur vents, the 65m-tall Trafalgar Falls and narrow Titou Gorge. To the west is Dominica’s capital, Roseau, with colorful timber houses and botanic gardens.

Firm Overview:

Stowe & Co. is one of the leading Trademark and Patent Agents/Lawyers in the Commonwealth of Dominica, managing several portfolios.

The firm represents many popular companies, protecting their trade marks and other intellectual property rights through registration in the Companies and Intellectual Property Office, in the Commonwealth of Dominica.

It also provides advice and institutes proceedings in cases of trade mark infringement or other breaches of intellectual property rights.

Septimus A. Rhudd

Septimus Rhudd is our exclusively recommended Full Service Law expert in Antigua & Barbuda on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Septimus directly using the contact details listed above.

Septimus has practiced law for over 27 years. He has been admitted to the respective Bars, and is qualified to practice law, in Antigua and Barbuda, Jamaica and the Commonwealth of Dominica.

Septimus received his LL.B degree from the University of the West Indies and attended the Norman Manley Law School in Jamaica where he received his Legal Education Certificate.

Septimus has served as the Assistant Registrar of the High Court and as Registrar of the High Court. During this period, he also functioned as the Registrar of Lands, Trademarks and Bills of Sale.

Septimus worked as In-House Counsel at what is now known as PwC. Septimus has served as the Vice-President of the Antigua and Barbuda Bar Association. He is a Notary Public and a Justice of the Peace. He has served as the Chairman of Her Majesty’s Prison Visiting Committee and as the Honorary Consul for Jamaica.

Septimus Rhudd has practical experience in corporate and commercial transactions and is extensively involved in the offshore industry.

Firm Overview:

Rhudd & Associates is a full service Law Firm. The firm was established in 1997 and operates from Suite No. 9, Gambles Medical Center, Friars Hill Road – St. Johns, Antigua. While the firm offers a full range of legal services to a diversified client base, the primary focus is on corporate and offshore matters and civil litigation.

We are client-driven law firm. By that we mean we listen to our clients, understand their needs and objectives, and respond with timely, cost-efficient solutions.

With over 16 years of service, our success comes from promoting a trusting relationship with our clients who have come to rely on us for their general counsel representation and expert counsel services.

We invite you to review our website and call us with any questions you may have. We welcome all inquiries and are happy to consult with you regarding your legal needs.

Hasan Nasibov

Hasan Nasibov is our exclusively recommended Full Service Law expert in Azerbaijan on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Hasan directly using the contact details listed above.

In 2007 we founded HGN – a full service law firm, to provide unique services in the region. Although a young company, we have chosen a very aggressive strategy in the local market attracting a broad range of clients including entrepreneurs and international corporations.

Our involvement in major local and regional projects as legal counsel for the various transnational companies has given us unrivalled advantage over our competitors. Today we are a partner of choice for some of the most distinguished national holdings.

At HGN we believe in the ethical conduct of business and pursuit of justice. Our work creates positive change in corporate and governmental behaviour, benefiting our clients and making the world a safer place. The partners and associates of HGN are nationally recognised lawyers with outstanding experience in their respective areas of expertise with high standards of ethical conduct in the pursuit of justice for clients. We have a solid foundation and have consistently earned high honours.

We are distinguished by our excellent customer service, addressing each and every need of our clients, while providing outstanding legal services on par with large corporations. Our attorneys are leaders among country’s lawyers, offering the high quality of legal services expected from the larger firms and the client attention that distinguishes the best boutiques.

Our business and litigation lawyers are proactive advisors who take time to understand our clients in order to meet their objectives and avoid potential issues.

We are a multi-practice law firm comprised of lawyers and a number of associates with expertise in almost every field of Azerbaijani law. Our seniors’ team consists of well-known lawyers with domestic and international practice having unrivalled educational background and experience our attorneys are an ideal partner for foreign investors looking for legal assistance with their projects in Azerbaijan.

Major foreign and local companies are among our most loyal clients. We possess the knowledge, staff, and resources necessary to represent our clients in the most complex cases. In our practice we have represented our clients in lawsuits against banks, insurance companies, tax, and other governmental agencies. As skilled litigation lawyers, we have the courtroom experience to fight and win the biggest and best the defence has to offer.

We are equally effective in settlement negotiations for our clients.