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Corporate, M&A, Banking, Finance, Project Development, Energy, Tax, Government Relations, Telecoms, Franchising
Souraya Machnouk is a partner at Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm, and heads the M&A practice. She previously worked at Norton Rose Fulbright in Paris. Souraya has more than 15 years of experience advising prominent clients across industries, with a practice distinguished by an in-depth specialisation and a particular expertise leading on complex ground-breaking transactions.
Souraya participates in several government-led legal reform initiatives aimed at enhancing the investment climate in Lebanon.
Souraya is consistently recognized as a leading lawyer by prominent international directories, including Chambers & Partners, Legal 500 and IFLR1000.
She is admitted to the Beirut Bar and a member of the International Bar Association.
Souraya authors the Lebanon chapters of the Banking Regulation guide of GTDT, the Inward Investment & International Taxation Review of TLR, the Energy Regulation & Markets Review of TLR, and contributes to the World Bank Doing Business Reports. She is a speaker at international conferences on various topics, including the International Beirut Energy Forum and the Harvard Arab World Conference.
Languages: Arabic, French, English.