AJA ranked as a Tier 1 Firm by The Legal 500 | Abou Jaoude & Associates

AJA ranked as a Tier 1 Firm by The Legal 500

April 2014

For the fifth consecutive year, The Legal 500 2014 ranks AJA in Tier 1, the highest ranking for law firms, for its work in the two practice areas covered by the guide in Lebanon. Two partners are ranked as Leading Individuals, the highest ranking for individual lawyers, and one lawyer is also Recommended.


The prestigious guide acclaimed the Firm’s practice, stating that the Firm’s team “covers the banking and finance space and in particular excels at structured finance and large scale project financing”.


The Firm earned its top tier ranking in the categories of:

  • Banking, Finance and Capital Markets
  • Commercial, Corporate and M&A


Managing partner Carlos Abou Jaoude, who clients praise as “one of the leading lawyers in Lebanon and the region”, and partner Souraya Machnouk, who is a “financial expert”, reaped Leading Individual rankings.