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Work +961 1 395555
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Lebanon

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 1

Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm

According to clients, Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm β€˜performs at the highest level’. The firm regularly undertakes securitisation and project finance transactions for clients including Africell, Deutsche Bank and Capital Trust, and recently advised Debbane Group on the securitisation of trade receivables for agricultural products. Managing partner Carlos Abou Jaoude β€˜is well known for providing ingenious solutions’, and Souraya Machnouk β€˜demonstrates highly technical expertise’.

Leading individuals

Carlos Abou Jaoude - Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm

Souraya Machnouk - Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm

Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm’s β€˜excellent’ practice advised the investment fund Euromena on its $50m acquisition of an equity stake in a Nigerian manufacturing plant, and assisted Kallassi Group with its two acquisitions of distribution companies. The well-regarded Carlos Abou Jaoude and Souraya Machnouk led the matter. Simon El Kai is noted for his β€˜vast wealth of substantive knowledge and experience’. Senior associates Eddy Maghariki and Rana Kateb are also recommended.

Leading individuals

Carlos Abou Jaoude - Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm

Souraya Machnouk - Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 1

Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm

Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm advised National Electrical Utility Company on its successful bid to become an electrical distribution service provider. The team also assisted Pan Real Estate on the development of luxury villas as part of the ongoing BeitMisk project. Carlos Abou Jaoude is a name to note.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 1

Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm

Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm advised Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor on the tax aspects of its EPC contract with the Lebanese Ministry of Energy and Water. The team also assisted Ahlam Lands Holding with the tax restructuring of its Ahlam Mountain & Golf Village real estate project. Managing partner Carlos Abou Jaoude is the key contact.

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