Gilles Athaw
Name: Gilles Athaw
Firm Name: C&A Law
Jurisdiction: Mauritius
Practice Area: Corporate Law

Telephone: (230) 466 0500
Fax: (230) 464 5401

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Professional Biography:

Mr. Gilles Athaw is a Barrister qualified in U.K. and called to the Bar of UK and in Mauritius. Mr. Athaw has wide experience in the corporate and financial services sector. He has been advising several multinationals, banks and investment banks. He has acted as the Mauritian counsel in various financial transactions including structured financing, debt restructuring and derivatives transactions. He has, in that capacity, reviewed and drafted all corporate and security documents, legal due diligence reports and legal opinions. He has also been involved in the setting-up of several open-ended and closed-ended funds and other Mauritius SPVs.

Corporate Law Practice:

Our firm advises on all aspects of corporate law. We provide assistance on the most appropriate and tax effective structure of a company and attend to all legal matters which may affect by near or by far, the company’s business affairs.

Among other services, our firm provides assistance in the setting up of joint ventures and drafting of the relevant business documents, conducting due diligence exercises, company and litigation searches, legal opinions relating to enforceability of transactions.

C&A Law Firm:

C&A Law is one of the first law firms to have been registered by the office of the Attorney General of Mauritius. Strategically located in the prime financial services area of Mauritius, we provide a full service focusing mainly on related corporate and commercial law for both international and domestic clients.

C&A Law is dedicated to providing full assistance from the early structuring stage of a corporation throughout its business operations life by offering tailor made legal support for the corporation’s licensing requirements, financing transactions, tax advice, employment law matters, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring or listing on a stock exchange.

Our strength lies in our ability to fulfil our commitments on time. Clients have never failed to show their appreciation for our timely, efficient and cost effective service.