A graduate of the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (post-graduate degree in English and American Business law) and of King’s College London (LLM), Foued Bourabiat started his career at the Algiers office of a leading French law firm.
His recent experience includes assisting and advising various major investors and credit institutions in respect of investments and financings in the MENA region, including in Algeria. He has been involved in complex cross-border financing transactions and cutting edge Islamic finance deals.
Before founding Bourabiat Associés, Foued spent eight years at top-tier international law firms in Paris (Hogan Lovells LLP and Herbert Smith Freehills LLP).
Of French mother tongue, Foued speaks English and Arabic fluently.
Founded by two highly experienced lawyers educated and trained in top universities and law firms in Algiers, Paris and London, Bourabiat Associés aims to provide to its clients in Algeria with a pioneering offering including the assistance of a fully independent local firm, offering its clients legal services matching international standards on a wide range of business law.
The firm assists clients in Algeria, France and throughout the MENA region, cultivating close relationships with leading law firms in the relevant jurisdictions which helps us to provide a seamless service to clients on their cross border transactions and projects.
We regard a deep understanding of the local laws, culture and business practices as essential to successfully meeting our clients’ needs in Algeria.