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Driss Bererhi



Bererhi Driss
Driss Bererhi



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)

News & insights

Publications: 18 SEPTEMBER 2020

Key Regulatory Topics: Weekly Update 11-17 September 2020

Our weekly update on key regulatory topics affecting the financial services sector. If you would like to receive this update by email and be added to our marketing mailing list please contact…

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News: 17 SEPTEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy to host 4th annual Leveraged Finance Training Camp virtually on 21 October

One-day accelerator provides junior and mid-level credit professionals an in-depth look at the underpinnings of leveraged finance transactions.

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News: 15 SEPTEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy advises Pilbara Minerals on new USD110 million debt facility

Allen & Overy has advised leading lithium tantalum producer Pilbara Minerals (ASX: PLS) and its subsidiaries on the establishment of a new, low-cost USD110 million debt facility. 

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Publications: 14 SEPTEMBER 2020

ESG Taxonomy: What asset and fund managers need to know

A key plank in the European Commission’s work programme to help it move to a carbon neutral, sustainable EU involves the Taxonomy Regulation. This is a framework which allows for the progressive…

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Admitted to the Bar, Paris, 2003


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