Achour Law Firm is a Tunisian corporate law firm that helps corporations and financial institutions, across the spectrum of their critical business and legal issues in Tunisia.
Our commercial and corporate law firm specialise in helping businesses to operate and flourish in the Tunisian market. We combine strong technical expertise with a track record in delivering flexible and creative solutions across a wide range of sectors, advising our clients on complex transactions and commercial issues.
Achour Law Firm is a trusted advisor to major players in several industries and defence sectors: corporations, manufacturers and ship builders, equipment manufacturers, airlines, financial institutions.
As a corporate law firm we advise businesses of all sizes as well as management teams, shareholders, investors and lenders. We guide our clients through the transaction process from initial start up to growth and development transactions, whether by equity or debt funding, acquisition or joint venture, reorganisation or restructuring, disposal via sale, listing or buyout and help them to achieve their goals in a calm, clear and pragmatic way.
We also advise on all aspects of the governance and administration of companies, including directors’ duties, board and shareholder issues, constitutional and share capital issues and company secretarial services. Our team works closely with every client to gain a thorough understanding of their business and objectives. Where required, we involve our specialist colleagues in our other teams such as tax, intellectual property, real estate, employment, banking & finance to provide focused and expert advice.
A significant proportion of the work we do has an international element and we work with our international networks to ensure seamless delivery of service on cross-border projects.
We are able to structure all types of transaction, at all stages of projects: preparing or studying the regulatory framework, conducting acquisition or partnership legal audits, taking charge of legal procedures (authorisations, certifications), negotiating trade agreements, partnerships, contracts regarding supply, construction, assembly, upkeep, chartering, R&D, structuring and mobilising insurance programmes, representation in disputes and arbitration cases.
Our skills in corporate law include also :
- Incorporation and legal follow-up of companies.
- Advice on capital transactions.
- Equity and debt financing.
- Restructuring operations.
- Implementation of management packages.
- Assistance regarding governance and compliance rules.
- Advice in conflict situations involving corporate law issues.
- Assistance in insolvency procedures.