Yasmina Baddou

Yasmina Baddou

Partner | ADNA

Physical Address:

201, Boulevard Zerktouni Casablanca, Morocco


+212 (0)5 22 94 96 77
+212 (0) 6 64 62 56 46

Email Address:

  1. Background

    Yasmina advises companies through all stages of the conflict resolution process, including the implementation of preventive measures to detect facts and circumstances that could lead to a conflict.

    She represents clients before Moroccan commercial, civil, criminal and administrative courts, as well as in Moroccan or international arbitration proceedings and in disciplinary, judicial or legal proceedings initiated by administrative authorities.

    Yasmina served as Morocco’s Minister of Health from 2007 to 2012, as Secretary of State to the Minister of Social Development, Family and Solidarity from 2002 to 2007. She also served as a Member of Parliament for 15 years.

    “The firm has an outstanding litigation partner in Yasmina Baddou, who handles cases before Moroccan commercial, civil, criminal and administrative courts and has almost 30 years’ experience. A former government minister, she frequently acts for major financial institutions and multinational companies in their local disputes” Legal 500, 2020.

  2. Professional Membership
    • Avocat à la cour
    • Member of the Casablanca Bar
  3. Professional Qualifications

    1989 : Master degree in business law, University Mohammed V of Rabat

    1988: Bachelor (licence) in business law, University Mohammed V of Rabat

  4. Career Summary

    Jun 2021 – Date: Partner, ADNA, Morocco

    2015 – Date: Partner of BFR & Associés

    2007-2001: Minister of Health

    2003 – 2015: Mayor of Casablanca – Anfa District

    2002 – 2007: Secretary of State Responsible of Social Affairs and Solidarity

    2001-2016: Member of Parliament

    1998 – 2015: Managing Partner of Cabinet Yasmina Baddou

    1995 – 1997: Legal officer within Banque Commercial du Maroc (BCM)

    1989:  Associate of Cabinet Abderahmane Baddou

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