For the eighth consecutive year, Abou Jaoude & Associates earned a Recommended Firm ranking in the respected legal directory IFLR1000, the Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms, covering the Financial & Corporate practice of law firms in Lebanon for 2018. Two partners were distinguished with a Highly Regarded individual ranking.
Clients praised the Firm’s Banking, M&A and Capital Markets practices, with comments including:
“This Law Firm has constantly and successfully guided us through local and international situations which required legal counselling. Due to this law firm’s professionalism and timeliness, it is our main source of legal advice. The lawyers are meticulous in their work and they pay attention to details and provide us with a solution in a timely manner. The law firm is readily available to resolve and guide us through any situation as they have abundant knowledge and experience in a wide variety of industries.”
“Excellent performance. Team way above local standards. Expertise aligned with international standards. Outstanding follow up and advice. Global vision always communicated with respect to assessing situation and sharing appropriate solutions. In a few words: professionalism across the board.”
“Very knowledgeable and solution oriented advice.”
“Highly professional, skillful and dedicated team, with high level of expertise. Responsive and efficient.”
“The team is very responsive, highly capable and a pleasure to deal with.”
Managing partner Carlos Abou Jaoude, who is recognized as being “Very responsive and pro-active”, was honored with a Highly Regarded individual ranking.
Partner Souraya Machnouk, who clients commend as “highly professional, knowledgeable and extremely efficient”, and “Extremely helpful from the beginning. Her expertise and knowledge of the legal system of Lebanon has been of great value to our organization”, was honored with a Highly Regarded individual ranking.
Clients also acclaimed partner Simon El Kai, highlighting his ability “to resolve all queries accurately and effectively due to his broad expertise and experience in a wide range of industries” and his “exceptional analytical and interpersonal skills.”