Saad El Mernissi has been practicing in Morocco for more than 13 years and is the Partner in charge of the Projects and Project Financing practices at DLA Piper Casablanca.

Saad assists major public and private developers with the structuring and negotiation of all contracts relating to the development of major infrastructure and energy projects.

He has developed significant experience in the financing of large-scale infrastructure projects (energy, transport, water, waste management), in particular through public-private partnerships.

Saad is recognized as expert in infrastructure and PPP projects, and is cited as a "leading individual" in The Legal 500 ranking.

Saad also heads the International Arbitration and Competition practices in the Casablanca office.