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Advisory Excellence Announces the Appointment of Dr. Samir Abdelly

Dr. Samir Abdelly is the Chief Executive Officer at Abdelly & Associates. Dr. Abdelly has wide experience in a variety of humanitarian and philanthropic matters, including serving as candidate for the Tunisian Presidential Election in 2014. In 2021, Law.com named Dr. Samir Abdelly as a Top 5 Influential Lawyer Around The World.

Abdelly & Associates was established as a continuity of a long standing legal tradition and has grown considerably. Abdelly & Associates developed their extensive network via partners in Dubai, Cairo, Paris and London.

Abdelly & Associates has all the needed legal authorisations for the most complicated deals in the Tunisian energy market, including:

  • PetrofAc / Perenco Group: Legal assistance on various areas of law and regulatory, strategic assistance, drafting, negotiation of Asset purchase agreements between the Vendor and Buyer and preparation of all closing documents between the parties for the purpose of getting important and complex phased governmental approvals of their acquisition of interests in, till the gazetting dated last week and all transaction approvals including with UNION GTT related to hundreds of employees and STEG related to the gas and electricity;
  • Ashtart Concession: Owned by OMV together with the acquisition of their shares in the Joint Operating Venture created with ETAP (SEREPT) and establishment of their Tunisian Branch and received the gazetting and all approvals;
  • Sumitomo Corporation / Mitsubishi Legal: Assistance, negotiation, drafting and closing deal and getting the approval of their bid tender application and selection as contractor for the purpose of building a power station Radès 2 and the establishment of their Tunisian Branch in Tunisia;
  • China Engineering Harbour: Project of construction of the quai 8/9 Radès Port and the next project of Enfidha deep water ($1.5M).

Abdelly & Associates is available for the purpose of facilitating investment opportunities in Tunisia and surrounding markets.

If you would like to find out more information, please visit their website.

Steve Ryan Comments on Minneapolis Legal Market Growth

Steve Ryan was interviewed in a September 2019 Law.com article on trends in the Minneapolis legal market, in which he discussed the aspects that make Minneapolis an appealing location for firms to open new offices in.

Ryan cites access to a strong pool of talent and thriving business community as major draws for out-of-town firms.

“It’s a really underappreciated market when it comes to the economic dynamism of the geography,” said Steve Ryan. “It’s an incredible place for businesses to thrive. There’s incredible access to talent.”

Read the full article here.