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Driss Bererhi

Partner

Paris

Bererhi Driss
Driss Bererhi

Partner

Paris

Driss Bererhi is a specialist in banking and financing law, with a specific expertise in the infrastructure and energy sectors. He advises borrowers, financial institutions, funds, industrial companies, corporates and governments on project/PPP, acquisition and bond financing transactions and general banking/finance regulation issues.

 

 

He is very active in the infrastructure, transportation, energy and telecom sectors, in Europe, MENA and Africa.

Driss is a recognised practitioner by « Best Lawyers » since 2019 in Banking and Finance Law

"Leading Individual" 
Legal 500 EMEA 2020 – France (PROJECT FINANCE)

Band 2
Chambers Europe 2020 - France (Projects & Energy: Domestic)

Driss Bererhi represents lenders in a number of significant domestic project finance mandates. His expertise encompasses projects in the telecommunications, transport, infrastructure and renewables sectors. Sources highlight his commercial approach, with one interviewee remarking that he is "really able to adapt to the situation and make things happen between the two parties."
Chambers Europe 2020 - France (Projects & Energy: Domestic)

Highly regarded
IFLR1000 2020 - France (Banking, Project finance, Energy, Transport, Social infrastructure)

"Described as "efficient, business-oriented and a good negotiator," Driss Bererhi represents lenders and developers in the full spectrum of project finance mandates, with expertise in French social infrastructure, motorways, high-speed broadband networks and railways. Sources also say: "He knows the banking industry very well and fiercely defends his client's interests."" 
Chambers Europe 2019 - France (Projects & Energy)

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Expertise

Practices

Banking and Finance

Office

Paris

Allen & Overy LLP
52 avenue Hoche
75008 Paris

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted to the Bar, Paris, 2003

Academic

Post graduate degree, European Business Law and Banking & Finance, University of Paris V, 2000

Master, Business and Tax Law, University of Paris II, 1999

Comparative Law Institute Diploma, University of Paris II, 1999