The Moroccan legal market has changed considerably in the past year.
Clifford Chance, Allen & Overy, Norton Rose and Baker & McKenzie
have all established offices in the country, while Bird & Bird
announced a cooperation agreement with El Amari & Associés....
CONTEXT AND TRENDS
Morocco has been increasingly attractive for a number of reasons. "Morocco has for many years tried to create a legal framework which is stable, unlike Algeria; it is a big market with 35 million people and there is political stability and the Arab Spring has had very few effects on Morocco and no major projects have been stopped in the last 12 months, unlike in Egypt and Tunisia," says a lawyer....