For the eighth consecutive year, The Legal 500 2017 ranks AJA in Tier 1, the highest ranking for law firms, for its work in four practice areas covered by the guide in Lebanon. Managing partner Carlos Abou Jaoude and partner Souraya Machnouk were distinguished as Leading Individuals, the highest ranking for individual lawyers. Partner Simon El Kai was also Recommended.
The prestigious guide praised the Firm’s practice, stating that the Firm “performs at the highest level”.
The Firm earned its top tier ranking in the categories of:
- Banking, Finance and Capital Markets
- Commercial, Corporate and M&A
- Projects and Energy
Managing partner Carlos Abou Jaoude, who clients commend as “well known for providing ingenious solutions”, and partner Souraya Machnouk, who “demonstrates highly technical expertise”, reaped Leading Individual rankings in the areas of Banking, Finance and Capital Markets and Commercial, Corporate and M&A.
Managing partner Carlos Abou Jaoude was also Recommended in the areas of Projects and Energy and Tax. Other attorneys Recommended in Commercial, Corporate and M&A are Partner Simon El Kai.