Balgobin Chambers

Mauritius

Reviews

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IFLR1000 Reviews

Financial and corporate

Both Balgobin Chambers and Mardemootoo Solicitors merged with Dentons in 2018, initially under the MSBC Legal banner.

The bulk of Balgobin Chamber's work prior to the merger was concentrated in the funds area, but the firm also worked in banking.

During the research period, prior to the merger, Mardemootoo Solicitors was active across a variety of services, including funds and corporate structuring in, project finance and development, and banking. A highlight for the firm in project development was advising RHT Holding, RHT Bus Services, and Mychauffeur with respect to negotiating and implementing a cashless card payments system and smart bike services in Mauritius.

Notable clients of two firms prior to the merger include China Road and Bridge Corporation, State Bank of Mauritius, India Growth Fund, and Mauritius Freeport Development Company.

Client feedback

"The firm has excellent client services. It walks its clients through the complexities of local regulations providing pragmatic business-oriented solutions. It has the expertise to assist on small or large issues." - Restructuring and insolvency

"Professional, available, experienced." - Project finance and project development

Priscilla Balgobin-Bhoyrul

"She considers the broadest perspectives and is pragmatic when delivering her advice. She proactively develops relationships at various levels with key decision makers to the advantage of her clients. Priscilla also creates a climate of trust for her clients." 

Nilen Vencadasmy

"Bright, motivated and competent in this field of work."