Ferchiou & Associés provides global legal services that will help you implement your project in Tunisia. Our corporate department will advise you in terms of the best legal approach and structure when pursuing your intended business activity all the while ensuring your benefit of local tax and investment incentives.

Incorporation of Companies
The Firm's legal team assists its clients when deciding the most suitable type of structure for its project and will accompany them throughout the full incorporation process.

Corporate secretarial services
The Firm provides ongoing annual assistance for the maintaining of companies and branch offices in good standing.

Local authorisations / licenses / permits
The Firm also provides assistance for the obtention of licenses,special permits, environmental authorisations amongst others for the construction or rental of your plant or offices or to pursue your intended business activity.

Repatriation of investments / transfer of proceeds / foreign exchange issues
Ferchiou & Associés advises clients on means to guarantee the repatriation of their investments and the transfer of funds abroad.

Expatriate, Work permit & residence permit.
The Firm takes care of all administrative formalities related to obtaining work permits and residence permits for foreign employees and their families in Tunisia.

Service contracts
We set up contracts and handle the negotiations with all service providers for the outsourcing of Labor, subcontracting as well as the provision of services.

Insolvency & restructuring
The Firm advises both debtors and creditors in matter of bankruptcy who are exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of Tunisian courts as well as the eventual risks of such matters and the impact of insolvency proceedings on the contracting parties.

Mergers & acquisitions
The Firm’s experience includes the organization of data rooms, the performance of legal audits of target companies, the review of legal and regulatory frameworks of transactions and their potential legal risks.
The firm also advises on the impact of mergers on the market and legal strategies which could prevent triggering notifications to regulatory bodies.