Nature of practice and clients
Established in 2005, BLC & Associates (BLC), is one of the leading law firms in Mauritius specialising in a set number of key industries. BLC has been on the list of the Chambers and Partners prestigious global ranking of law firms since 2008 and is now simultaneously ranked as a first Tier firm and Band 1 firm respectively by both the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) and Chambers and Partners. BLC is acclaimed to be "a top firm" and its lawyers as being "thorough and professional" and "attentive and responsive". According to the Chambers Global guide, BLC "enters the table on the back of stellar market recommendation" and its strength is its "in-depth experience of financial instruments, tax matters and corporate work".
BLC's clients include the leading blue-chip companies listed on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius as well as a range of global companies, private equity houses, financial institutions and high net-worth individuals. It is also regularly consulted by the State Law Office on behalf of the Government of Mauritius.
BLC's main areas of practice are banking and insolvency; corporate and commercial; commercial litigation; funds and financial services; tax; regulatory and offshore services.