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Beiruti Attorneys & Counselors at Law

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Chairman: Sabah Beiruti
Managing Partner: Mohammad S Beiruti
Number of partners: 3
Number of lawyers: 11
Languages: Arabic, English

Firm Overview:

Beiruti Attorneys & Counselors at Law is a prestigious law firm, founded in 1962, providing full range of commercial and corporate legal services. Lawyers maintain extensive experience and practice in public private partnerships, project finance, litigation and financial dispute resolution. Throughout the 51-year history, the firm has grown progressively by attracting and retaining high calibre professionals who are praised for their truly excellent experience, and maintains a reputable high profile clientele.

Main Areas of Practice:

-Banking & Finance
-Civil & Commercial Litigation
-Conciliation & Arbitration
-Commercial Law
-Corporate & Companies Law
-Energy & Infrastructure
-Government Contracting
-Intellectual & Industrial Property
-IT & Communications
-Labour Law
-Legislative Reforms & Modernisation
-Mergers & Acquisitions
-Project Finance
-Real Estate Development

Banking & Finance:
Possessing an extensive experience in the Jordanian banking and finance sector, Beiruti has represented clients in the incorporation of banks, funds, and financial institutions, applying for the relevant licenses and government consents as well as the provision of the legal advice on day-to-day banking operations.

Civil & Commercial Litigation:
Advised and represented clients in financial disputes, construction claims, commercial and transportation issues, banking and corporate disputes through its recognised litigation team of attorneys who hold experience and are recognised among the most qualified litigation attorneys in Jordan.

Conciliation & Arbitration:
Represented high profile litigants in commercial arbitration disputes under domestic and international arbitration forums.

Corporate & Commercial Law:

Assisted local and international investors in the formation and incorporation of various types of corporate entities in several jurisdictions. The legal services include drafting of Articles of Incorporation and Memorandum of Association, preparation and control of shareholders meeting minutes, board of directors meetings, corporate books, schedule of authorities, consolidation and liquidation of companies and the execution of all legal procedures before the Companies Controller and the corresponding authorities.

Energy & Infrastructure:
Assisted clients in all aspects of the energy business and is extensively involved and has significant expertise in energy financing transactions, and in drafting of operating agreements, transportation agreements, sale and purchase agreements, and concession agreements. The firm has extensive experience in the development, structuring and financing of energy and infrastructure projects implemented under Public-Private Partnership (PPP) schemes, and has apparent participation in the most significant energy and infrastructure projects in Jordan.

IT & Communications:
Provides extensive assistance on matters concerning the business and regulation of the information technology and telecommunications sector in Jordan, and advising major telecom operator on complex telecom agreements.

Mergers & Acquisitions:
Advising clients in mergers, acquisitions, purchases and sales of assets, shares, securities, and change of control events. One of the great strengths of Beiruti is its experience and practice in mergers and acquisition that covers antitrust, taxes, real estate, contracts, corporate, employee benefits, and financing expertise, not only at the due diligence stage, but also at the negotiations, drafting of the agreement and closing stages.

Project Finance:
Assisted and advised sponsors, lenders and other participants in structuring and implementing complex and unique project finance transactions in various sectors i.e. energy, manufacturing and real estate. The firm’s lawyers work on highly complex deals involving restructuring, taxation issues, project and corporate finance, commercial and environmental issues.

Real Estate Development:
Advising local, regional and international real estate developers on all legal aspects relating to the development of some of Jordan’s mega real estate projects of several types (i.e. residential, commercial, leisure and resorts).

Providing full range of legal and regulatory services for regulated industries with extensive practice in energy, telecommunications and insurance sectors. The firm provides clients with legal assistance required from representation in acquisitions, through project management and dispute resolution.