Firm Profile > El-Aref International Law Office > Beirut, Lebanon
El-Aref International Law Office Offices
FIRST FLOOR, CHAHINE BLDG
ITANI STREET, SNOUBRA
VERDUN, 135207 BEIRUT
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El-Aref International Law Office has experience acting across the spectrum of energy project developments, including financing, planning, licensing and construction. Led by name partner Aref El-Aref, the team acted for Hyundai Heavy Industries in relation to the installation of high-voltage gas and air insulated switchgear substations, which were commissioned by the Ministry of Energy and Water.
El-Aref International Law Office is instructed by banks, private equity funds and individual investors. Acting alongside Norton Rose Fulbright, practice head Aref El-Aref advised the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on a revolving credit agreement and issuing bank agreement under a trade finance programme to facilitate the expansion of international trade in Lebanon. Other clients include Qatar Islamic Bank and Société Générale.
El-Aref International Law Office is perhaps best known for its work in M&A, capital markets deals, and energy and infrastructure project developments, though the team also has experience in start-up and venture capital financing transactions. Practice head Aref El-Aref advised Telegram on the Lebanese law aspects of its highly publicised initial coin offering, which has attracted over $850m, globally, from some of Silicon Valley's most prominent venture capital investors.
El-Aref International Law Office > Firm Profile
|Oil and gas|
|Trade mark and intellectual property|
|Banking and finance|
|Mergers and acquisitions|
|Arbitration and dispute resolution|
|Project development and finance|
|Employment and labour disputes|
|Franchise and licensing|