Established in 2002, member of Lex Africa since February 2014, member of other organizations and listed in Chambers & Partners and IFLR, Erriah Chambers specializes in International Tax Law, International Trusts Law, International Business Law, and all aspects of offshore business activities.
The Chambers was set up in response to the demand for Mauritius-based lawyers with international exposure and specialized expertise in the fields of International Trust, International Finance, Banking Law, Shipping Law, Aircraft Finance and Leasing, Project Finance, Corporate & Commercial Law, Litigation and cross border insolvency, tracing and debts recovery, enforcement of foreign judgments, arbitral arwards, arrest of foreign vessels and drafting of transactional/security documents.
Erriah Chambers also acts as legal adviser and legal consultant to various banks in Mauritius and internationally. More than 80% of the chamber’s practice involves advising international clients, multinational enterprises, international law firms, the top ten international accountant firms, management companies, domestic and international banks. The chambers is also involved in setting up of various investment funds with very complexed structures in India, various jurisdictions in Africa, and China etc. The chambers provides litigation services, advice and legal opinions on any aspect of the laws of Mauritius, international tax planning, domestic taxation, import and export services, all cross-border transaction, hotel industry and construction law, international investments, international trusts law.
Significant marketplace recognition include:
- Acquisition Legal Awards 2011- Erriah Chambers- Mauritian Corporate Law Firm of the Year;
- World Finance Legal Awards 2012- Erriah Chambers- Best Tax Firm, Mauritius;
- World Finance Awards 2012- Dev Erriah, Erriah- Chambers, Best Tax Consultant, Mauritius;
- Finance Monthly Global Awards 2012- Erriah Chambers- International Tax Law Firm of the Year, Mauritius.
- Capital Finance International – Best Law Firm Africa 2012 – Erriah Chambers
- ACQ Global Awards 2012 – Mauritius – Corporate Law Firm of the Year – Erriah Chambers
- ACQ Global Awards 2013 – Mauritius – Corporate Law Firm of the Year – Erriah Chambers
- ACQ Global Awards 2014 – Mauritius – Corporate Law Firm of the Year – Erriah Chambers
- ACQ Global Awards 2014 – Mauritius – M&A Law Firm of the Year – Erriah Chambers