Dev Erriah

Dev Erriah, head of Erriah Chambers, graduated in the UK and holds LLM in International Tax Law, Company Law, Law of International Finance and International Trusts Law from the prestigious University of London. Dev Erriah was the first Chairman of STEP Mauritius (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners). Dev Erriah is also a member of the International Bar Association and forms part of Committees N (TAX) and E (Banking). Erriah Chambers headed by Dev Erriah and consists of a team of seven barristers and has associateship with many foreign law firms.

Dev specializes in Mergers & Acquisition Finance/Banking, Investment Management, Lease and Transportation Finance, Private Equity and Venture Capital, Structured Finance, Aircraft Finance and leasing; Project Finance, securities, capital markets practices, regulatory compliance, antitrust and competition, setting up of offshore companies, offshore fund and Collective Investment Scheme, on international banking and privatization. International tax and trust structuring, implementation of international transactions, negotiation, drafting of transaction documents and review of all legal documentation inclusive of trusts deeds, corporate constitutive documents, credit facility documents etc; International Arbitration & Cross-Border litigation, International litigation such as international bankruptcy, enforcement of international creditor’s claim, money laundering Mauritius and at international level.

Career Highlights

  • Member of International Fiscal Association (“IFA”)
  • Member of the Bar of England and Wales
  • Member of the Mauritius Bar Association
  • Member of the International Bar Association (“IBA”)
  • Assistant Vice-Chair Committee N (Taxes) IBA
  • Member of Committee E (International Banking) IBA
  • Member and News Editor of Committee 5 (Trusts) IBA
  • Ex- Chairman of the Society for Trust and Estate Planners (STEP) Mauritius Branch
  • Member of the U N Working Group on Internet Governance appointed by the UN Secretary General