An independent boutique in Algerian business law


Independent boutique
specialised in business law

An independent boutique based in Algiers (Algeria) specialised in business law. Loucif + Co offers its clients sophisticated legal services that combine a fine knowledge of the Algerian market with recognised expertise of an international standard.

This dual culture provides the firm with a perfect understanding of the business environment and allows it to respond effectively to the specific issues of each situation and to offer comprehensive risk mitigation.

Loucif + Co has also developed strong expertise, most significantly within the highly regulated and core sectors of Algeria’s economy, such as energy (Oil & Gas in particular), pharmaceuticals, agriculture, and transport.


"Her key strength is her flawless, great knowledge of Algerian and international law, as well as her organisation and rigorous work ethic".

Chambers and Partners - 2024

"Rym Loucif is a very dedicated, hands-on and client-oriented lawyer always ready to address the client’s needs and doubts".

Chambers and Partners - 2024

"Rym Loucif is an expert local counsel and the pre-eminent practitioner in Algeria".

Chambers and Partners - 2024

"Very responsive and professional lawyer. Has a very practical approach to legal issues and knows the market very well".

Legal 500 - Commercial, Corporate and M&A - 2024

"Very responsive law firm, efficient, business oriented".

Legal 500 - Energy - 2024

"Rym Loucif is absolutely excellent. She gives us practical, commercially focused advice and is always on point".

Chambers and Partners - 2023

"Rym Loucif went above and beyond to assist us in all aspects of the work. She provided insights and gathered information on business practices in addition to the customary legal advice on relevant laws and regulations. My overall experience with Rym Loucif was outstanding".

Chambers and Partners - 2023

The firm is supporting in different areas including corporate, employment, and other areas of practice. Rym Loucif is a highly competent lawyer with rich experience and knowledge. She provides clear and thorough advice and feedback. She follows up when matters are pending.

Legal 500 - Commercial, Corporate and M&A - 2023

Competent, courteous, and respectful.

Legal 500 - Commercial, Corporate and M&A - 2023

Algeria is a challenging country for a multinational company to do business in. The ever-changing regulatory landscape adds to the degree of difficulty. Loucif Co are consistently on top of any changes to relevant regulations, inform us well in advance of the incoming changes and have a network capable of clarifying grey areas.

Legal 500 - Commercial, Corporate and M&A - 2023

The team is technically sound, commercially savvy, understands our business and is adept at formulating advice that is implementable.

Legal 500 - Commercial, Corporate and M&A - 2023

Loucif Co is a small, hands-on firm with a lot of knowledge. They respond quickly and charge decent rates.

Legal 500 - Energy - 2023

Rym Loucif is an excellent lawyer. We have been with working with Rym for a number of years and always to our great satisfaction. Rym is very responsive, knowledgeable and has a lot of experience with working with international companies

Legal 500 - Energy - 2023


International know-how combined
with a fine knowledge of the Algerian market

As part of the recent trend of African firms created by lawyers from the Continent, Loucif + Co was founded in 2021 by Rym Loucif, a very knowledgeable and esteemed French-Algerian lawyer, who returned to her native Algeria more than ten years ago, after having acquired her expertise in leading international law firms in Paris and Algiers.


Rym Loucif


Member of the Paris Bar