The Algiers associated office of Thompson & Knight supports clients wishing to do business in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East as well as clients from those regions wishing to do business with U.S. companies. International business transactions, with an emphasis on the energy industry, are the focus of this office, but our attorneys are fully able to assist clients in any industry. Attorneys who will work with clients via the Algiers office have experience representing public and private companies and host governments in oil and gas exploration and development, international investment, acquisitions and divestments, trades and mergers, privatization, strategic contract design and negotiation, tax planning, and dispute resolution.
The Firm’s Algiers office is recognized by the prestigious Chambers Global 2017 legal directory by Chambers & Partners, which ranks the Firm as one of only four law firms ranked in Algeria for Corporate/Commercial: International Firms and says office is “best known for its specialization in the energy sector, with a focus on oil and gas.”
Thompson & Knight is the TRACE partner firm in Algeria. TRACE International, Inc. (TRACE) is a nonprofit membership association that pools resources to provide practical and cost-effective anti-bribery compliance solutions for multinational companies and their commercial intermediaries. TRACE partner law firms support TRACE on a pro bono basis by providing general information on country laws, regulations, and customs that companies and their intermediaries should consider in their efforts to comply with local and home country anti-bribery laws. Partner firms also participate in local TRACE anti-bribery workshops. To learn more about TRACE, please visit www.TRACEinternational.org.