AMERELLER was the first international law firm active in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. The lawyers at our Erbil office advise local and international corporate clients, government authorities as well as non-governmental organizations in all areas of commercial and corporate law, administrative matters, and litigation. Our corporate services range from company registration to high-level M&A transactions and joint venture negotiations, whereas our local team in Erbil has registered over 300 companies and branch offices.
On the transactional side, we advise on all aspects of corporate, commercial, tax, employment, and intellectual property matters. One of our particular strengths is advising clients in large scale project finance transactions and related regulatory issues. Moreover, we render full service legal advice to international oil companies and oil service providers on all aspects of their activities in the Kurdistan Region.
Our local lawyers are experts in local administrative law and are well known and have an excellent reputation within the relevant local Ministries and other Government institutions and regulators. Our team in Erbil is recognized as a leading provider of litigation services throughout the Kurdistan Region. In addition, we regularly act as Iraqi law experts in international arbitration proceedings. Our Erbil office team has a local Iraqi and international lawyer team. It is further supported by lawyers in our other offices in Iraq, and the rest of the lawyers firmwide.