Rajeev Sharma Fokeer was admitted to the English Bar as a Barrister in 2002 and was later admitted as Avocat à la cour to the Paris Bar in 2005. He was recently also admitted to the Bar of Mauritius, his native country, in 2008.
Rajeev’s work is essentially international in nature, involving a wide range of cross-border commercial matters including International Contracts, as well as Domestic and International Litigation and Arbitration, one of his preferred practice areas, Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Insolvency.
Rajeev has also acquired experience in handling a variety of matters and disputes in the entertainment sector, particularly film production and financing and all related aspects.
He has gained sound expertise in the civil aviation sector, focusing on such commercial matters as passenger claims and relationships with travel agencies and transit forwarders as well as regulatory issues including State aid and Competition Law.
Rajeev holds an honours degree in English law (King’s College, London) and a maîtrise degree in French Law (Université de Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne). He also obtained a French masters degree in Litigation, Arbitration & ADR (Université de Paris II Panthéon Assas).