Legal Assistance

Please note: The Department of State assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the entities or individuals whose names appear on the following lists. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department or the U.S. government. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information on the list is provided directly by the local service providers; the Department is not in a position to vouch for such information.

Updated 2020

LIST OF LAWYERS

General Remarks

Credit Information: Queries regarding credit and/or financial information on Lebanese firms can be directed to the Commercial Section of the American Embassy or directly to the U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, D.C., or any of its district offices throughout the United States.  Banking facilities in Lebanon can also provide credit information. However, the Lebanese Bank Secrecy Law requires that clients provide prior written authorization to release information to interested third parties.

Waiver of Responsibility: The American Embassy in Beirut assumes no responsibility for the professional ability or integrity of the persons or firms whose names appear in the following list.  Nevertheless, care and selectivity have been exercised in its preparation.  The names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance.

Specialties:  On the following pages, attorneys have been grouped by their specialty. Many attorneys practicing in Lebanon have more than one specialty, and most speak English.

Collection Agencies: There are no firms or individuals operating as collection agencies in Lebanon. Many attorneys in Lebanon, however, handle collection cases as well.

Addresses listed Lawyers/Law firms

Abou Jaoude & Associates:
266 Sami el Solh Avenue, OMT Bldg., P.O.Box 116-5079,    Beirut Lebanon. Tel: 01-395555 Fax: 01-384064 Email: c.aboujaoude@ajalawfirm.com  s.elkai@ajalawfirm.com
Webpage: www.ajalawfirm.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, contracts, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, taxes, governments relations and labor relations.

Abboud & Associates:
Address: Adlieh roundabout, 4898 Bldg. 5th FL, Achrafieh, Beirut. Tel: 01-429501/2/3.
E-mail: abboudlaw@abboudlaw.com  nadim.abboud@aboudlaw.com
Webpage: www.abboudlaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Insurance, banking/financial,, commercial/business law, foreign investments, patents/trademarks,copyrights, civil law, damages, collections, comtracts,corporations, taxes, and labor relations.

Aboukheir & Metni Law firm
Address: 29 Moumne Street, 2nd floor Achrafieh, Beirut. Tel & Fax: 01-200748, 01-336334.
E-mail: akm@metnilaw.com  fawzimetni@metnilaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, child custody, parental child abduction, child protection, insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patens/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law (business related/white collar crimes) collections, contracts, transportation law, corporations, damages/ tors, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, taxes, government relations, labor relations, auto/accident and real property law.

Abrach Law Firm:
Address: Horsh El Khoury St, Badaro 5235 Bldg. 8th FL, Badaro, Beirut.
Tel: 01-392040, Fax: 01-392041, 03-228913, 81-32604, Email: milad.elabrach@hotmail.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, marriage/divorces, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, damages, collection, contracts, transportations law, corporations, foreign claims, taxes, government relations, labor relations and auto/accident.

Alem & Associates:
Address: 126, Fosh Street, Alem Bldg., Downtown, Beirut Tel: 01-99717, Fax: 01-999607, Home: 01-587607. Email: Mohamed.alem@alemlaw.com Webpage: www.alemlaw.com .
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, criminal law, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, damages, collections, commercial law, contracts, transportations law, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, taxes, government relations, labor relations and immigrations.

Ayouby Law Firm:
Address: Boulevard Street, Bakri center 5th FL, Tripoli, North Lebanon.
Tel: 03-060681, Fax: 06-434524, Home: 06:621567, Email: mayouby@ayoubylawfirm.com
Webpage: www.ayoubylawfirm.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, adoptions, child custody, parental child abduction, child protection, banking/financial, commercial/business law, civil law, criminal law and contracts.

Baroudi & Associates:
Address: Pierre Gemayel Ave, 5585 bldg. 9th, Achrafieh. Tel: 01-428777. Fax: 01-423582.    Home: 01-219088, E-mail: baroudi@baroudilegal.com  Website: www.baroudilegal.com .
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, adoptions, marriage/divorce, insurance, baking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, damages, narcotics, collections, contracts, transportations law, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, taxes, government relations, labor relations and auto/accidents.

Chammas & Chammas Law Firm:
Address: Sodeco Street, Sodeco Bldg. #5, 3rd Floor, P.O. Box 116-2018, Beirut. Tel: 01-219104. Fax: 01-326624, Home: 04-525100 Email:echammas@sodetel.net chammasedmond@gmail.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, civil law, commercial law, contracts and corporations.

Chedid law offices in association with dentons:
Address: Badaro St., Khoury bldg. 3rd FL, court house city, Beirut. Tel: 70-079179.
Email: elias.chedid@chedidlaw.com  Website: www.chedidlaw.com ; www.dentons.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, civil law, taxes, Marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, criminal law, damages, commercial law, Transportation law, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, government’s relations Contracts, and labor relations.

Dakroub Law Firm:
Address: Main st, Riveira center 5th fl, Cornich Al Mazraa, Beirut.
Tel: 01-306304, Fax: 01-307271, Home: 03-717073, Email: dakroublaw@gmail.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Marriage/divorce, banking/financial, commercial/business law, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, narcotics, collections, contacts, corporations, government relations, labor relations, immigration and auto/accidents.

Debs & Associates Law Firm:
Address: 37, Albert Khayat Street, 3rd FL, Ashrafieh P.O. Box 16-5466 Beirut, Lebanon.
Tel: (961) 1-200976/7, Fax: (961) 1-200978, Home: 03-306606
E-mail: info@debslawfirm.com   Webpage: www.debslawfirm.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, adoptions, child custody, parental child abduction, child protection, marriage/divorce, insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, damages, narcotics, collections, contracts, transportation law, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, estates, foreign claims, taxes, government relations, labor relations, immigration, auto/accidents.

Diane Armalet and Nidal Khalil Law Firm:
Address: Saint Antoine Street, Ghadir, Jounieh. Tel: 03-230301, 09-910951 Fax: 09-224043, Email: darmalet@yahoo.fr  diane.armalet@gmail.com Webpage: nidal@khalillawfirm.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, marriage/divorce. Insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, damages, collections, corporations, estates, taxes, labor relations and auto/accidents.

Ezzat El Ariss Law:
Address: Mazraa St., Columbia Center, 11th fl. Block a, Beirut, Tel: 01-701350/1, 01-300057,
78-864767, Fax: 01-300095, E-mail: ezzatlaw@hotmail.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Marriage/Divorce, insurance, banking/financial. Commercial/business law, civil law, criminal law, damages, narcotics, contracts, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, estates, foreign claims.

EMEA Legal Counsel:
Address: Mathaf st, Le Bureau Bldg. 3rd floor, Beirut, Lebanon. Tel: 01-609900, Fax: 01-609809
Email: azeineddine@emealc.com  Webpage: www.emealc.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family Law, Insurance, Banking/Financial, Commercial/Business law, Foreign investments, Marketing Agreements, Patents/Trademarks/Copyrights, Commercial Law, Contracts, Foreign Claims, Taxes, Labor Relations.

El-Hajj Law firm:
Address: Serail Street, Boustany Bldg. 1st fl Jounieh, Tel & Fax: 09-934402, Home: 03-971926.
Email: maitrenajwa@hotmail.com .
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, marriage/divorces, insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, damages, estates, taxes, foreign claims, corporations, contracts, estates, taxes, labor relations, commercial law, Auto/accidents.

El-Khoury Law Firm:
Address: 226/228 Ashrafieh Street, Jamil Saab Building, First Floor Beirut, Lebanon.
Tel: 01-322922 Fax: 01-201718 Email: advocas@dm.net.lb  webpage: www.alkhourylawfirm.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, marriage/divorces, insurance, banking/financial, commercial l/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, damages, contracts, collections, civil law, commercial law, patents/trademarks/copyrights, transportation law and aeronautical/maritime.

El-Khoury & Partners Legal Counsel:
Address: Sami Solh Avenue, Badaro circles tower 1st Floor, P.O. Box: 116-2083, Beirut.
Tel: 01-387778, Fax: 01-387776, E-mail: info@ekplegal.com Webpage: www.ekplegal.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, criminal law, markting agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, damages, collections, contracts, corporations, commercial law, transportations law, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, taxes, government relations, labor relations and auto/accidents.

Gemayel Law Firm:
Address: Badaro Street, Kassab Bldg. 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Fl. Facing SGBL Bank, Beirut.
Tel: 01-380015, 01-385558, 01-385310, Fax: 01-393850, Home: 03-353597
E-mail: gemayelalbert@gmail.com gemayelaw@gmail.com donatellagemayel@gmail.com
Website: www.gemayellaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, damages, narcotics, collections, commercial law, contracts, transportations law, corporations, aeronautical maritime, estates, taxes, government relations and auto/accidents.

Hayek Law Firm:
Address: Sami El Solh Street, Shamy Bldg. 2nd floor, Beirut Lebanon. Tel: 01-426160,
03-673736, Fax: 01-425812 Email: marwan@hayeklaw.com Webpage: www.hayeklaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, adoptions, marriage/divorce, insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patens/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, collections, contracts, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, estates, taxes, government relations, labor relations, immigrations, administrative, arbitration and real estate law.

Issa El Khoury Hanna & Associates:
Address: Katfago Street, Hanna Bldg. 4th FL, Beirut. Tel: 03-310044, Fax: 04-820182,
Home: 04-820182, Email: bachirissaelkhoury@gmail.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, marriage/divorce, commercial/ business law, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, contracts, transportation law, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, estates, taxes, foreign claims and labor relations.

Jean Hawat Law firm :
Address: Center Hawat, 1st FL, Jbeil. Tel & Fax:09-945898, 03-077776, 03-978162 Home: 09-9550444. E-mail: pascalelawfirm@hotmail.com  www.jeanhawatlaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, damages, contracts, transportation, corporations, taxes, labor relations.

Joe Karam Law firm.:
Address: Saydit Al Zourouh Street, Karam Bldg. 1st floor, Maameltein, Jounieh.
Tel: 09-854030, Home & Office 70-702571, Fax: 09-854649
E-mail: karamjoelawfirm@yahoo.com karam_j@hotmail.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, adoptions, child custody, parental child abduction, child protection, marriage/divorce, commercial/business law, civil law, criminal law, damages, narcotics, commercial law, contracts, foreign claims, government relations and immigration.

Julie Hanna Law firm:
Address: Badaro Avenue, Middle East 5th FL, Beirut, Lebanon.
Tel: 03-680000, 01-383605/7, Fax: 01-383605. Email: hjulie.legal@gmail.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:Family law, adoptions, child custody, parental child abduction, child protection, insurance, marriage/divorce, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, damages, narcotics, taxes, collections, commercial law, contracts, transportations law, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, government relations, labor relations, immigration and auto/accidents.

Khattar Associates:
Address: 669 Corniche De Fleuve St, Chebli Bldg. 3rd FL, place du muse, Beirut,
Tel & Fax: 01-424898, Home: 04-961631, Mobile: 03-380912.
E-mail: jkhattar@khattar-associates.com Webpage: www.khattar-associates.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, child custody, child protection, marriage/divorces, insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, civil law, criminal law, patents/trademarks/copyrights, damages, collections, commercial law, contracts, corporations, transportation law, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, government relations and labor relations.

Mena City Lawyers:
Address: Main St, Tilal Bldg. Block A7, Ashrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon. Tel: 01-207222,
Fax: 01-203191, Home: 03-883388. Email:fje@mcl-lb.comwebpage:www.menacitylawyers.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, Adoptions, child custody, parental child abduction, child protection, marriage/divorce, insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, damages, narcotics, collections, contracts, transparent law. Corporations, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, government relations, labor relations and immigration.

Najm & Alber Law firm:
Address: Adib Ishak St., Khoury Bldg. 1st FL, Achrafieh, P.O. Box 116-5455, Beirut.
Tel: 01-324652, 01-201424, 01-321882, 03-733473, Fax: 01-201424. Home: 01-901395
E-mail: ziadnajm@najmlaw.com Website: www.najmlaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Insurance, commercial/business law, foreign investments, civil law, criminal law and damages.

Nasr Law Firm:
Address: Main St, St. Joseph Bldg. 3rd FL, Sarba Kesrwan, Lebanon. Tel: 09-639139 /140,
Fax: 09-639138. Email: anis.nasr@nasrlaw.com Webpage: www.nasrlaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, marriage/divorce, insurance/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, damages, collections, contracts, transportations, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, taxes, governments relations, labor relations and real estate law.

Nasser & Associates Law:
Address: Hotel Dieu Street, El Mathaf center bldg. 7th fl. P.O. Box 116-2344, Beirut.
Tel: 01-611337, Home: 03-555001, Fax: 01-611339. E-mail: walid@nass-law.com
Webpage: www.nass-law.com .
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, damages, collections, contracts, transportation law, corporations, foreign claims, estates, government relation and labor relations.

Newton Law Group:
Address: Sami El Solh St. Samaha Bldg. 6th FL, Badaro. Tel: 01-425743, Fax: 01-921626,
Home: 05-457041. Email: halim.gebeili@newtonlawllp.com Webage: www.newton.law
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, civil law, damages, collections, commercial law, contracts, transportation law, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, taxes, government relations, immigration and labor relations.

Obeid Law Firm:
Address: Omar Daouk St, Stratum Bldg. 4th FL, Beirut Central District. Tel: 01-363790,
Fax: 01-363791, Email: nayla@obeidlawfirm.com info@obeidlawfirm.com  ziad@obeidlawfirm.com   Webpage: www.obeidlawfirm.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Insurance, banking /financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law ( only white collar & corporation criminal law), commercial law, contracts, transportation law, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, taxes, government relations, labor relations, public international law, international arbitration and construction law.

Paul Otayek:
Address: Pasteur St. Dagher Bldg. 7th FL, Gemayzeh, Beirut. Tel: 01-565168. Fax: 01-565169, Home: 04-870378, Email: P.otayek@otayeklaw.com webpage: www.otayeklaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, insurance, patents/trademarks/copyrights, contracts, transportation law, aeronautical/maritime, civil law.

Rahhal Law Firm:
Address: Makdessi St, Liban Post Bldg. 3rd Floor, Ras Beirut. P.O.Box 113-6361
Tel: 01-347101/06, 01-354515, 03-658118, 03-638900. Fax: 01-345908, Home: 05-921642,
05-922569 E-mail: Kamal@rahhallaw.com Webpage: www.rahhallaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Family law, marriage/divorces, insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal, damages, collections, commercial law, contracts, corporations, foreign claims, estates, government relations, labor relation and auto/accidents.

Raymond Medlej,:
Address: Al Alam Street, Khayat Bldg. 1st FL, Kfoury Park, Badaro, P.O. Box 116-5535,
Beirut. Tel: 01-382142, 01-383236, 03-325050. Fax: 01-388888. Home: 01-284295, 05-941500
Email: medlejlaw@terra.net.lb
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Adoptions, child custody, child protection, insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, criminal law, damages, contracts, transportation law, corporations, aeronautical/maritime, foreign claims, estates, labor relations and auto/accidents.

Romy Rahme Law Firm:
Address: Main Street, Wardeh Bldg 9th FL., Zalka, Metn. Tel: 01-888530, Fax: 01-888529, Home: 05-454188, Email: rrahme@rahme-law.com  Webpage: www.rahme-law.com .
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Banking/financial, comercial/bussiness law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, collections, commercial law, contrats, corporations and transportation law.

Safieddine, Khoury & Jezzini Law Firm:
Address: Taleb Hbeish St, Abdallah Khoury Bldg. 7th Fl, Badaro, Beirut.Tel: 01-383737,
Fax: 01-383600, Home: 03-777246. Email: achraf@safilaw.com Webpage: www.safilaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Child protection, marriage/divorce, banking/financial, commercial/business law, foreign investments, patens/trademarks/copyrights, criminal law (white collar crimes) defamation (freedom of speech), telecommunication and media law, damages, contracts, oil and gas laws and contracts, OFAC/US export compliance, U.S ITAR/ EAR export compliance, corporations,  foreign claims, estates, government relations, labor relations and immigration.

Sader & Associates:
Address: Sader Bldg.3rd FL Dekwaneh, Lebanon Tel & Fax: 01-499888, 03-055063
Home: 03-733224, Email: sader@saderlaw.com Webpage: www.saderlaw.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Commercial/business law, foreign investments, marketing agreements, civil law,
Patents/trademarks/copyrights, criminal law, contracts, corporations, government relations.

Tabet Law firm:
Address: Chebli St, Noha Knio bldg. 1st, Achrafieh Souifi. P.O.B. 2289-116
Tel: 01-978087, Fax: 01-397808, Home03-319808, Email: georgetabet33@yahoo.com
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Marriage/divorces, insurance, banking/financial, commercial/business law, civil law, criminal law, contracts, estates and auto/accidents.

Daou, Victor:
Address: Sami Solh Ave, Kalot Center 2nd FL, Tayouneh Circle, P.O. Box 2052/116, Beirut,
Tel & Fax: 01-385949/50, 03-522027, Home 01-952877, E-mail: daw&daw@dm.net.lb
This firm offers expertise and assists its clients in the following areas of the law:
Banking/financial, commercial/business law, patents/trademarks/copyrights, civil law, collections, commercial law, contracts, corporations and labor relations.