International investment and public markets

Our practice represents States and investors in investment-related matters and offers an extensive expertise in the field of international public markets and public sectors contracts.

Our practice is renowned for its proficiency regarding investments in the Arab world, and has advised on transactions and litigations under several of these jurisdictions. Our experience particularly includes the negotiation and the execution of large and mid-scaled transactions, involving infrastructure, construction and industrial projects.

Our practice has an extensive experience of international public markets and public sector contracts, and particularly of public procurement and tendering and negotiated procedures with administrative authorities.

Our practice has a broad experience of the instruments and proceedings governing the legal protection of foreign investment, and has represented both States and investors in arbitrations and litigations subject to bilateral and multilateral treaties, or to the provisions of general international law.

Focus areas :

Our practice features the following substantive areas :

  • International investments
  • Public markets and international public sector contracts
  • Protection of foreign investissement
  • Expropriation et equivalent measures
  • Political risks
  • Investor-State arbitration and dispute resolution