Mardemootoo Solicitors

The firm is recognized for its excellent Mauritius ‘know-how’ and expertise, whilst always maintaining an international standard and outlook.

Set up in 1971, MS is today recognized as one of the leading and largest solicitors’ firms in Mauritius.

The firm currently comprises eleven solicitors and a team of legal analysts and paralegals. MS is multidisciplinary and is involved in arbitration, litigation and advisory work. Its main areas of focus are corporate, finance, banking, tax, commercial, capital markets and aviation.



Mardemootoo Solicitors is ranked in the IFLR1000 and Chambers and Partners

Profiles of Mardemootoo Solicitors can be found on Legal500 and LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell
The firm is the exclusive Mauritius member for the leading international network International Lawyers Network

Manogaran (Manon) MARDEMOOTOO, C.S.K

Senior Attorney

Manon was admitted to practice as an Attorney/Solicitor before the Supreme Court of Mauritius in 1970, made Commander of the Star and Key (C.S.K) by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Mauritius in 2003 and made Senior Attorney in 2004. He operated as a sole practitioner until 1997 when MS was set up. Today, Manon continues to practice mainly in the civil and administrative practice. He represents several high profile personalities on the island. He has been the Chair of the Mauritius Law Society for two years and during his mandate, he discussed and sealed an association between the Law Society for England Wales and that of Mauritius.

Sivakumaren (Robin) MARDEMOOTOO


Robin is the Managing Partner of MS, where he also heads the Banking, Corporate Finance and Commercial practices. He holds a “Maitrise en Droit” (First Class) from the University of Aix-Marseille III Faculty of Law, Aix-en-Provence, France. He also holds a Master of Laws, Magna Cum Laude, (LL.M) from the University of Texas at Austin School of Law. He was admitted to practice as an Attorney/Solicitor in Mauritius in 1997. He is a member of the Mauritius Law Society, the International Bar Association and American Bar Association.



MSivakumaren (Robin) MARDEMOOTOO

Attorney at Law

He taught law at the University of Mauritius Faculty of Law (1997-2000) in International Law, Private International Law/Conflicts of Law and International Trade Law. He has been a founding partner of LEGIS & Partners, a Corporate and Property Advisory Firm.

As a law practitioner, he specialises in securities regulations and laws related to banking, corporate finance, cross-border investments, international taxation. He has a special interest for international litigation and arbitration. He has been ranked as ‘Leading Lawyer’ by several online resources for professionals in financial law including IFLR, Chambers & Partners and Legal 500.

Robin is also the founder of SPEAK Human Rights & Environmental Initiative ( SPEAK, the pro-bono arm of MS, is a stand alone organization dedicated to promote international human rights worldwide through litigation and education.
Robin is also a former President of TiE Mauritius ( and a past chair of YPO Mauritius ( ).

Our Practice Areas



Capital Markets & Securities

Company & Commercial Law


Corporate Finance

Cross-border Transactions & Litigation

Employment & Labour Law

Environmental law

Family Law

Funds & Other Collective Investment Schemes


Information & Communication Technologies

Insolvency & Restructuring


Intellectual Property

International Law & International Trade Law

Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution

Mergers & Acquisitions

Mining, Resources & Energy

Private Equity

Project Finance, Infrastructure Development & PPP

Real Estate

Shipping & Maritime Law


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