Samir Abdelly

Senior Partner Abdelly & Associates Law Firm

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EAG Building, Cité les Pins, Lots 356 Les Berges du Lac 2
Tunis 1053 Tunisia

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Formal candidate at the 2014 presidential elections in Tunisia, Dr. Samir Abdelly is the founder and managing
partner of Abdelly & Associates since 1994.

In 2008, he was ranked among 4000 international lawyers with strong expertise in business and corporate law.

Currently Lawyer at the Supreme Court of Tunis, he was admitted to the Tunisian Bar Association in 1994. Samir has studied at the Law University of Tunis and France.

Samir Abdelly is a member of many international and local associations such as the International Association of Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN), International Association for judicial methodology, the Arabic Association for young lawyers, the Tunisian centre for conciliation and arbitration and the “Camera Arbitrale Nazionale e Internazionale Di Milano”.

He is a speaker in many local and international conferences and author of numerous publications and articles dealing with Oil & Gas, PPP and M&A issues in Tunisia and North Africa. Samir is an Arabic native speaker and is fluent in English, French and Italian.

He has extensive experience in Oil & Gas, Corporate, M&A, private equity transactions and joint ventures. He has been involved in most of the large-scale projects in Tunisia and North Africa and has advised numerous national and international groups in various sectors particularly natural resources, banking and finance, insurance & reinsurance, telecommunications and IT, real estate.

Firm Description

Abdelly & Associates was established as a continuity of a long-standing legal tradition and has grown considerably presided over by Dr. Samir Abdelly since the 90s. We live and work in the Region with partners in Algeria, Libya, Egypt and the Middle East.

Today, our Law team is referenced as the best positioned on the local and regional market to offer our clients a unique breadth and depth across every facet of law for both business and legal issues.

Along with our highly specialized network in the area, we offer the services of the most reputed and specialized Lawyers, Attorneys and Experts in each of the areas of private and public law and spend a great deal of time analysing all business and legal sectors, anticipating trends and assessing where we can and should influence the sector’s growth. 

What distinguishes us is our depth understanding of the local and North African political process, legal and regulatory framework and relevant market conditions and trends.

Hence we are entrusted by our International Clients as a privileged interlocutor able to reconcile the needs of a multinational client base with the realities of the North African environment.

We provide for particular expertise in connection with large scale projects. We are involved in and carry out in the Region the hugest deals involving privatizations operations, M&A, BOO, BOT, Public and Private Partnerships in various industry and services sectors including Banking& Finance, Insurance & Reinsurance business, Telecommunication & IT, Oil & Gas, power plants, cement industry, water treatment and distribution, waste treatment, road infrastructures, electric railway connections, ports, airports and air routes, etc.