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Jean Francois Mercadier

Partner // Managing Partner (France), Paris

He has particular expertise in Africa, acting as counsel to African governments and private companies on transactions and projects in the natural resources, energy and infrastructures sectors.
Jean Francois Mercadier


Jean-Francois has recently advised the governments of Gabon, Guinea, Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso on mining matters. I has also advised private companies such as Duba’Ŕ Aluminium Company/Mubadala, Glencore International AG, Katanga Mining Ltd and Fimosa Capital on industrials, mining and energy projects in Algeria, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon and Burkina Faso.

He is recommended by peers and clients on corporate transactions, projects and real estate investments in the guideChambers GlobalandBest Lawyers in France,D_cideurs Finance & Droit,Legal 500and in theWho's Who Legalin mining law.


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