Attorneys

BASSEL ABDALLAH

Bassel was admitted to the Bar in 2001. His areas of practice are banking law, debt recovery, labor law, civil law, general commercial law, and litigation.

Education: Bachelor of Law, Lebanese University, 1999.

AMINE BARSA

Amine is a partner with MLO. He was admitted to the Bar in 1989. Amine’s practice focuses on banking law, civil law, commercial law, corporate law, and litigation.
Amine lectures at Saint Joseph University in civil law since 1991 and in commercial law since 2009.

Education : Doctorat en droit, Saint Joseph University, 2009; Diplôme d’études supérieures en droit privé, Saint Joseph University, 1989 ; Bachelor of Law, Saint Joseph University, 1988.

COLETTE HAYEK

Colette is a partner with MLO. She was admitted to the Bar in 1991. Colette’s practice involves commercial and corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, banking and financial law, telecommunications law, and energy law. Colette also advises on consumer protection and administrative law matters.

Education: Bachelor of Law, Saint Joseph University, 1990.

FADI MOGHAIZEL

Fadi is MLO’s Senior Partner. He was admitted to the Bar in 1985. Fadi specializes in arbitration, international transactions, corporate law, and mergers and acquisitions, and energy law.

Education: PhD, University of London, 1990; LLM, University of London, 1986; Bachelor of Law, Saint Joseph University, 1985.

MIREILLE NASSAR

Mireille was admitted to the Bar in 2003. Her practice concentrates on litigation, commercial law, bankruptcy, labor law, and criminal law.

Education: Bachelor of Law, La Sagesse University, 2002.

ANWAR SELWAN

Anwar is a partner with MLO. He was admitted to the Bar in 1991. Anwar’s practices litigation, arbitration, civil law, general commercial law, criminal law, and administrative law. Anwar published commentaries on Lebanese judgments published in the Bar Association Journal, Al Adl and he was member of the Journal’s Committee. Anwar is an associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

Education: Bachelor of Law, Lebanese University, 1991.

MAROUN AL MAHOULI

Maroun was admitted to the Bar in 2004. He practices banking law with an emphasis on bank credits, loan recovery and related litigation. His practice also covers labor law, civil law, and general commercial law. Maroun is a member of the Information Technology Committee at the Beirut Bar Association.

Education: Diplôme d’études supérieures en droit privé, Lebanese University, 2004; Bachelor of Law, Lebanese University, 1999.

ALMAZ DACCACHE

Almaz was admitted to the Bar in 1995. She practices general commercial law, labor law, litigation, and civil law.

Education: Bachelor of Law, La Sagesse University, 1994.

ROULA MOGHABGHAB

Roula was admitted to the Bar in 2001. She practices agency and distribution law, franchise, general business law, civil law, arbitration, labor law, and tax law.

Education: Diplôme d’études supérieures en droit privé, Saint Joseph University, 2001 ; Bachelor of Law, Saint Joseph University, 1999.

CHARBEL NASR

Charbel was admitted to the Bar in 2007. His main areas of practice are civil law, inheritance law, litigation, and real estate law.

Education: Bachelor of Law, Lebanese University 2002.

MYRNA SAQR

Myrna was admitted to the Bar in 1991. Her main areas of practice are banking law, debt recovery, labor law, civil law, general commercial law, and litigation.

Education: Bachelor of Law, La Sagesse University, 1990.

HANNEE YAZBECK

Hannée was admitted to the Bar in 1992. She focuses in her practice on aviation law, maritime law, general commercial law, labor law, tax and social security matters, trademark registrations, and real estate law.

Education: Bachelor of Law, Saint Joseph University, 1991.

KHATTAR AL MAWLA

Khattar was admitted to the Bar in 2009. Khattar is active in litigation, civil law, corporate law, labor law, and social security law.

Education: Bachelor of Law, Lebanese University, 2007.

KATIA BOU ASSI

Katia is a partner with MLO. She was admitted to the Bar in 1992. Katia specializes in corporate law, business law, banking and financial law, mergers and acquisitions, and labor law.

Education: Bachelor of Law, Saint Joseph University, 1990.

MOUNIR DAOU

Mounir was admitted to the Bar in 1983. His main areas of practice are administrative law, real estate law, construction law, tax law, commercial law, and litigation.

Education: Bachelor of Law, Saint Joseph University, 1982.

SERGE MELKONIAN

Serge was admitted to the Bar in 2010. His practice involves litigation, civil law, labor law, general commercial law, and criminal law.

Education: Diplômes d’études approfondies in comparative law, La Sagesse University, 2013; Bachelor of Law, La Sagesse University, 2009.

RAMI MOUAWAD

Rami is a Beirut Bar Association candidate for the year 2018. He is currently a legal trainee gaining experience in litigation, civil law, labor law, commercial law and criminal law.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in law, La Sagesse University, 2017.

CAROLINE RIZK

Caroline is a partner with MLO. She was admitted to the Bar in 1991. Caroline specializes in insurance law, education law, medical malpractice, and litigation. She also advises in administrative law, and labor law.

Education: Bachelor of Law (private law and public law), Saint Joseph University, 1990.

ZIAD SFEIR

Ziad was admitted to the Bar in 2002. He practices local and international corporate law, general commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, taxation, contracts, agency and distributorships, intellectual property, real estate, labor law, and litigation. Ziad is also active in the field of NGOs law.

Education: International Legal English Certificate, University of Cambridge, 2010; Bachelor of Law, Lebanese University, 2001.