The firm has developed organically over the past decade working for corporate organisations of all shapes and sizes in countries where they want to do business. As a modern, progressive law firm, Kourosh Shamlou law firm sets itself apart through its people, culture and its attitude to change.

Quality is a matter of personal pride to everyone and staff of the highest calibre are recruited and retained by the firm. Collaborative working and innovative thinking is encouraged and supported at all levels, meaning that clients enjoy an offering that is constantly evolving and improving to meet their changing needs.

This has led to pioneering approaches to the law such as genuine project management and measurement of results that leads to cost predictability and control. In particular, the firm is noted for effectively delivering complex, multi-national legal services through one point of contact.

Relationships with clients are deep and genuine. An understanding of the sector and business culture which each client operates in, is a given. Collaboration is seen as a way of providing the most effective advice. Trust and accountability are the bedrock of all the firm’s client relationships.

In 2014, the firm has opened a new office in Tehran.

Lawyers in France and Iran share the same values, ways of working and understanding of what clients really want.