Aceris Law’s Lebanon Arbitration Lawyers Desk is a dedicated team of lawyers at Aceris Law, a specialised international arbitration law firm, which accompanies clients involved in arbitrations concerning Lebanon, i.e., where Lebanese law applies, a contract is executed in Lebanon, the dispute is brought by or against a party in Lebanon, or the Lebanese State or a Lebanese State entity is involved.
Aceris Law’s Harvard, Oxford and Sorbonne trained lawyers are admitted to bars of Western Europe, Eastern Europe and North America and have significant prior experience dealing with commercial, construction and investment treaty arbitrations under the ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA, SCC, SIAC, ICDR, VIAC and other arbitration rules, many of which have concerned Lebanon and neighbouring States.
Our Lebanon Arbitration Lawyers Desk maintains ties to the best domestic Lebanese lawyers, who are involved depending on the specific needs of a given arbitration. This ensures that our clients obtain the best arbitration legal representation while also maintaining cost-effectiveness for arbitrations involving Lebanon.
Our Lebanon Arbitration Lawyers Desk has access to Lebanese jurisprudence and doctrine, while speaking French, English and Arabic. We maintain permanent access to offices in Beirut to meet and work with clients, although our home office is in Geneva, Switzerland.
We have significant prior experience with arbitrations involving Lebanon and the Middle East. For example, the lawyers of Aceris Law’s Lebanon Arbitration Lawyers Desk have served as counsel in an ICC arbitration concerning a public construction project in Lebanon. We have provided legal representation to Lebanese investors considering arbitration against a Middle Eastern State, we have represented a client in an ICC construction arbitration regarding the design of an industrial plant in the Middle East and we have acted as counsel in an LCIA arbitration concerning a desalination project in the Middle East, inter alia.
By having a dedicated team of arbitration lawyers for arbitrations concerning Lebanon, Aceris Law ensures that arbitrations involving Lebanon are handled efficiently, making the best use of our arbitration lawyers’ know-how as well as linguistic and cultural skills, which are important for the successful outcome of an international arbitration.
To learn more about Aceris’ Lebanon Arbitration Lawyers Desk, please do not hesitate to contact us.