Ibrahim Sattout > ASAR - Al Ruwayeh & Partners > Kuwait City, Kuwait > Lawyer Profile

ASAR - Al Ruwayeh & Partners
PO BOX 447
SAFAT 13005
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Work Department

Aviation Banking & Finance Capital Markets & Securities Commercial Litigation & Arbitration Corporate Energy Mergers & Acquisitions PPP & PFI Projects Private Equity Restructuring & Insolvency Shipping & Maritime




Ibrahim is a Partner at ASAR and has been with the firm since October 2005. Prior to joining ASAR, Ibrahim worked as an associate at Raphaël and Associates (Beirut, Lebanon) between October 1993 and August 2000 and as international legal counsel at Gulf Bank KSCP (Kuwait) between October 2000 and September 2005.

Ibrahim’s practice includes advising on complex and landmark transactions in Kuwait in the areas of banking and finance, capital markets, project finance and PPP projects, private equity, restructuring and bankruptcy, mergers and acquisitions, commercial and corporate law and international arbitration. Ibrahim has been recommended as a leading lawyer in Kuwait from Legal 500, Chambers and Partners and International Financial Law Review.

Ibrahim also regularly contributes and authors articles on Kuwaiti law matters in prestigious international legal publications. Ibrahim’s practice languages are English, French and Arabic.


English, French and Arabic


Member of the Beirut Bar Association, 1994
Member of the American Bar Association and International Bar Association


Diplome d’Etudes Approfondies (LL.M) in Private International Law and International Trade Law, Paris 2 University (Assas Pantheon), Paris, France, 1993
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) in French Law, Paris 2 University (Assas), Paris, France, 1991
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) in Lebanese Law, St. Joseph University and Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon, 1990 and 1993