Bennani & Associés promotes Mahdi Yamnahaddou to its Partnership

6 juin 2023

Casablanca, Morocco – June 6, 2023 - Bennani & Associés, the leading independent firm in French-speaking Africa, is delighted and proud to announce the promotion of Mahdi Yamnahaddou to its Partnership.

The firm congratulates Mahdi Yamnahaddou on his well-deserved promotion and looks forward to the continued growth and success that his leadership will bring to the firm. This achievement reflects Mahdi’s exceptional legal acumen, unwavering dedication, and invaluable contributions since joining the firm in March 2018.

As Partner, Mahdi Yamnahaddou will assume a pivotal role in steering the firm’s continued growth and success. With his exceptional expertise and profound understanding of the Moroccan legal landscape, Mahdi will help bolster the firm’s presence in the region while delivering unparalleled legal services to clients.

Mehdi M. Bennani, Managing Partner in charge of the Casablanca office and Co-founder of Bennani & Associés, expressed his enthusiasm, stating, “We are thrilled to announce Mahdi Yamnahaddou as a Partner at Bennani & Associés. Mahdi’s unwavering commitment to legal excellence, coupled with his profound expertise, has been instrumental in our firm’s achievements. It is well-deserved.”

Mahdi Yamnahaddou’s legal career is marked by notable achievements and a commitment to professional development. Prior to joining Bennani & Associés, he served as an Associate at another independent Moroccan firm. Mahdi holds a law degree (Licence en droit) from Cadi Ayyad University in Marrakech, a Master’s degree in Business Law from Mohammed V University in Rabat and is admitted before the Casablanca bar since 2017.

Newly appointed Partner, Mahdi Yamnahaddou, expressed his gratitude for this milestone, saying, “I am honoured to be promoted to the position of Partner at Bennani & Associés. It is a privilege to work alongside such esteemed legal professionals and contribute to the growth and success of our firm. I am committed to upholding the highest standards of legal expertise and providing exceptional service to our clientele.”

Bennani & Associes offers cutting-edge business law expertise to listed and unlisted companies as well as public entities and international law firms active in North, West and Central Africa.

The firm has a particular expertise in representing foreign investors across a wide range of complex issues including general corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, project finance, commercial litigation and arbitration.

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