Mohamed Oulkhouir created CWA Morocco after having worked for several years in the Eversheds’ Paris office. Mohamed is a qualified lawyer specialized in litigation and HR work. Mohamed advises a significant number of Moroccan and international industrial and commercial groups on collective and individual labour relations, collective dismissals, audits and out-sourcing.
Mohamed also assists with corporate and commercial transactions. He has experience in due diligence, contractual negotiation, acquisitions and restructurings, and commercial contracts. He delivers practical solutions, understanding the needs of businesses, providing clear answers in this increasingly complex area of law. In particular, he has advised international clients in Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia on expansion projects. According to Chambers 2013 “he is active in advisory and disputes matters, with employment law, maritime and renewable energy providing interesting work highlights. Sources describe him as "very professional, smart and impressive."
Trilingual French-English-Arabic, he is a founding member of the Juris-Cité association which strives to facilitate access to legal services in underprivileged areas.
Mohamed has written the legal chapters of the book “Morocco: an emerging economy of the Mediterranean” which covers all Moroccan business legal aspects. Mohamed also draft regular articles on employment law in the first Moroccan newspaper Le Matin.
Morocco is a country full of opportunities. Many of its regions are experiencing strong growth through investment from around the world and Moroccan organisations are also getting more ambitious and looking to expand beyond their existing boundaries. CWA Morocco brings together the expertise and experience you need to succeed - whatever your business strategy.
We can offer you legal advisors and lawyers who understand the complexities of Morocco and can provide holistic advice. We can advise you on all aspects of doing business in Morocco, covering both the legal and cultural aspects, through our in-depth knowledge of the continent combined with our project management skills.
A consistent quality of service in Morocco - Many of our clients report that the Moroccan part of their remit is the most complicated for them to deal with. For example, they don’t know how the provision of legal advice works in the country, they have no contacts with local firms and they don’t understand the local culture and ways of doing business. Our unique combination of many years’ experience in Morocco and our tailored and high level of service means that our clients receive a consistent assistance wherever they need to do business in Morocco.
Offices in Casablanca and Tangiers – We are close to our clients’ locations and can assist them on a daily basis for routine or for exceptional work.
Reduced risk levels for our clients – We guarantee our client to receive total predictability on cost and regular reporting on all current matters with current work in progress.
Firm Practice Areas
International Trade law
Industrial and Intellectual Property law
National and International Litigation and Arbitration
Foreign Investment Protection