Clifford Chance's Casablanca regional office is the leading international law firm in Morocco, a gateway to Francophone Africa and a strategic hub for business across the African continent.
We have unparalleled experience in North Africa and West Africa and are able to coordinate these efficiently and seamlessly from a single hub, ensuring that each step is taken with an eye to both the "big picture" and the nuances of individual jurisdictions. By combining international best practice and deep local knowledge, we offer a unique service in Africa.
Our Casablanca office is key to our work in Africa. It is a nerve centre that connects clients from across the world with our on the ground resources in Africa, and gives Africa-based clients access to the capabilities of our international network.
We offer the full spectrum of legal advice that clients can expect from a leading global law firm. We have very strong capabilities and unrivalled experience in both M&A/Private Equity and Finance transactions.
Our leading team of local and international lawyers are fluent in French, English and Arabic. We offer advice in Moroccan, French and English law and are also well versed in OHADA law. It also has a close working relationship with regulators and is frequently called upon to participate in the drafting of legislation and regulations.
Our Casablanca office is part of a dedicated Africa practice which has been active in Africa for 40 years. Our African expertise is recognised globally by our clients, all the major legal directories, as well as the business world.
Our lawyers work closely together, mobilising the firm's resources in Morocco and in our other international offices to provide you with optimum client service. In addition to this, we possess a carefully selected network of the best local African law firms in jurisdictions where the firm is not directly represented.