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Obeid Law Firm

Dispute Resolution

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Considered a leading practice in international arbitration, Obeid Law Firm offers further skill in litigation and mediation. An impressed interviewee noted that the team "carry a lot of weight in terms of arbitration and litigation."

Nayla Comair-Obeid is renowned in the market for her expertise in dispute resolution. Observers agree that "she is a top arbitrator," while one source noted that "her knowledge, experience, connections and familiarity with the judicial system are very good."

Ziad Obeid is lauded as a "seasoned arbitrator" and an "excellent commercial litigator." He is singled out for his adept handling of arbitration and is described as "a sophisticated lawyer in construction work."

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Overview

Combining international best practice with in-depth local expertise, OLF’s Dispute Resolution (DR) practice is recognised as a market-leader in Lebanon and the broader Middle East. The practice has consistently received accolades from international publications, clients and fellow practitioners worldwide for its first-class DR services with firm members acting in many of the most significant and high profile disputes in the region.

Identified by Chambers Global as the "go-to litigation firm in Lebanon", the firm portfolio of cases includes local and international mandates conducted in English, French and Arabic. The mandates undertaken by the Firm often have a multi-jurisdictional element and relate to high stake and complex transactions or disputes.

As a firm, its expertise, grounded on a strong understanding of the local laws and practice, extends from Lebanon to the wider MENA region and beyond. Its members are regularly called upon to advise on legal reforms in various legal fields across the MENA region and are at the forefront of drafting model laws on behalf of the Arab League. They are also frequently asked to serve as legal experts on points of Lebanese law and other Middle Eastern legislations in international arbitrations and courts around the world. The firm which has been recognized as “‘[a]bsolutely first rate in the Middle East’” is also home to one of the world’s leading arbitration practices.

Members

Comair-Obeid, Nayla (Head of Department)

Obeid, Ziad (Head of Department)

Obeid, Zeina

Dispute Resolution

Obeid Law Firm

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Location

Fourth Floor, Stratum Building

Omar Daouk Street

Mina El Hosn, Beirut Central District

P.O. Box: 116/2234, Law Courts Beirut

Beirut

Beirut Governorate

Lebanon

1109 2020

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Lebanon

Dispute Resolution


Nayla Comair-Obeid
Band 1