Foreign investment

Loucif + Co has substantial experience in the legal framework applicable to foreign investments. 

Present in Algeria for more than ten years, Rym Loucif, founding partner, has been retained several times for the establishment of foreign industrial groups in Algeria and is  an expert for the OECD in the EU-OECD  programme on Promoting Investment in the Mediterranean.

Loucif + Co attends its clients to define the most appropriate investment structure for their project and to secure their investment thanks to in-depth knowledge of the protections instituted in domestic law and in  bilateral investment protection treaties.

Loucif + Co also assists investors in selecting and negotiating with the competent governmental agencies, the most relevant incentive frameworks for investments.


  • Presenting the regulatory environment applicable to the project
  • Defining the contractual investment protection mechanisms
  • Negotiating and drafting the contractual documentation, Articles of Association, joint venture agreements, acquisition documentation, etc
  • Putting in place the protections provided for in the law on investments
  • Analysing the bilateral investment protection treaties


  • Advising on the contractual structuring of the investment
  • Assisting in choosing the appropriate investment vehicle
  • Creating the chosen investment vehicle
  • Drafting and negotiating the necessary documentation
  • Carrying out the required declarative formalities


  • Presenting and choosing the appropriate incentive framework
  • Assisting in the preparation and presentation of the applications
  • Drafting and negotiating the investment agreement