Mardemootoo Solicitors


Mezzanine, 1st and 3rd Floor, Les Jamalacs Building
Vieux Conseil Street
Port Louis

+230 212 1150; 5254 0914

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Managing partner: Sivakumaren (Robin) Mardemootoo
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Quick facts:

Number of lawyers: 15
Network memberships: IFLR, Legal 500, Chambers & Partners, Business Council for Africa
Languages: English, French, Hindi and Mandarin (Basic)

"A raft of ancillary service providers – like Mardemootoo Solicitors, one of the country's premier law firms – also ensures that those who set up a company in Mauritius to do business with Africa or Asia have excellent legal advice." (FORBES Country Report of Mauritius).

Mardemootoo Solicitors is multidisciplinary and is involved in arbitration, litigation and advisory work. Its main areas of focus are corporate, finance, banking, tax, commercial, capital markets and aviation.

  • Asset finance
  • Banking
  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Derivatives
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Capital markets: High yield
  • Structured finance/securitisation
  • Financial restructuring
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Private equity
  • Private equity funds
  • Real estate finance
  • Real estate funds
  • Trade finance

Mergers & Acquisitions:
Sivakumaren (Robin) Mardemootoo

Recent transactional highlights:

  • Assisting a large Qatari group in the acquisition process of a minority stake in a local bank and of a majority stake in the first ever Islamic Bank in Mauritius;
  • The firm has an impressive track record having established investment funds including funds of funds;
  • Advises companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSC), London Stock Exchange, La Bourse de Paris, Dubai Stock Exchange, Hong Kong Stock Exchange and Johannesburg Stock Exchange;
  • Lead advisor to a French client in connection with the financing, structuring and securitization of two connected major real estate investments in the north of Mauritius.

  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Construction and materials
  • Financial services
  • Government and public policy
  • Insurance
  • Investment management
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas
  • Real estate
  • Shipping
  • Tourism
  • Transport

Suite 10 
Grand Baie Business Headquarters (GBBQ)
Grand Baie 

T: + 230 210 3605 
F: + 230 212 2422