Samir Sayah

Senior Associate
Samir Sayah

Samir is an Algerian qualified lawyer. He is a founder and manager of the CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre Algeria office and the Major Projects Department. Samir has concentrated his practice on foreign direct investments, public works, oil and gas related transactions. He is also active in various areas of corporate, commercial law and foreign exchange controls.

In 2014, Mr. Sayah was named a Partner in the African Practice and has achieved great success, particularly in his role in advising the Algerian State on its 51% sale of Omnium Telecom Algeria. He has been named a Leading Lawyer 2015 on the IFLR 1000, a Leading Lawyer 2014 by Chambers Global, and a Leading Lawyer 2014 by Legal 500 EMEA.

Education:
Law and Administrative Sciences Degree, Algiers University