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El Meouchi Law Firm wins Law Firm of the Year

Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm has won a national award at the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Middle East Awards ceremony, held on Wednesday October 19th, 2016, at Burj Al Arab in Dubai, U.A.E.

For the fourth consecutive year, and the sixth year in total, Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm was awarded the Law Firm of the Year Award for Lebanon, in recognition of the quality of its work, and the innovative nature of the cross-border transactions it has worked on. “We are very proud to have won this award for the fourth consecutive year – it truly is an honour. It is always a pleasure to see our team’s hard work being recognised, as we strive hard to provide world class service to local and international clients from our offices in Lebanon and Qatar.” said Chairman and Senior Partner Salim El Meouchi.

Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm was also nominated for the Middle East Pro Bono Law Firm of the Year Award, in recognition of the hundreds of hours of pro bono work undertaken by lawyers at the firm for the community at large and for a wide range of causes and NGOs; the firm won this award for the Middle East in 2015.

Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm assists NGOs and associations working in fields as diverse as: health, leadership, the environment, combatting corruption, education, science, human rights, entrepreneurship and many others. It is particularly impressive that the renowned Lebanese firm was nominated for this award alongside large international law firms including Clifford Chance, Linklaters and White & Case.

Chadia El Meouchi, Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm’s Managing Partner, noted that “… in the difficult climate that we are facing in the Middle East today, particularly in Lebanon, it is even more important for us, as legal practitioners, to focus on projects that support civil society and our community. We, at Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm, make this a central part of our mission, both as lawyers and as members of a growing business.

The IFLR Middle East Awards are among the most prestigious awards in the legal industry, recognising the leading firms and individuals in financial, corporate and commercial law.

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Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm Wins Two Awards in Dubai!

Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm has won two awards at the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Middle East Awards ceremony, held on Wednesday October 28th, 2015, at Burj Al Arab in Dubai, U.A.E.

IFLR Award StatuettesFor the third consecutive year, and the fifth year in total, Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm was awarded the Law Firm of the Year Award for Lebanon, in recognition of the quality of its work, and the innovative nature of the cross-border transactions it has worked on. “It is always a pleasure to see our team’s hard work being recognised, as we strive hard to provide world class service to local and international clients from our offices in Lebanon and Qatar.” said Chairman and Senior Partner Salim El Meouchi.

Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm was also awarded the Pro Bono Law Firm of the Year Award for the Middle East, in recognition of the hundreds of hours of pro bono work undertaken by lawyers at the firm for the community at large and for a wide range of causes and NGOs

Our firm assists NGOs and associations working in fields as diverse as: health, leadership, the environment, education, science, human rights, entrepreneurship, combatting corruption and many others.

It is particularly impressive that Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm won this award given that it was nominated alongside large international law firms including Clifford Chance, Allen & Overy, Linklaters and Clyde & Co.

EBSM Team - 2015 IFLR AwardsChadia El Meouchi, Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm’s Managing Partner, noted that “… in the difficult climate that we are facing in the Middle East today, particularly in Lebanon, it is even more important to focus on projects that support civil society and our community. We, at Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm, make this a central part of our mission, both as lawyers and as members of a growing business.

The IFLR Middle East Awards are among the most prestigious awards in the legal industry, recognising the leading firms and individuals in financial, corporate and commercial law.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank our clients for believing in our firm and trusting us with the opportunity of working on such exciting deals and cases.

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El Meouchi Law Firm Named Law Firm of the Year 2013

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Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm was named Law Firm of the Year 2013 for Lebanon by the International Financial Law Review (IFLR). The prize was awarded to the firm at a gala dinner held in Dubai’s Burj Al Arab hotel on October 23rd, 2013.

In attendance from the firm were: Senior Partner Salim El Meouchi with Nawal El Meouchi, Partners Walid Honein and Jihad Rizkallah and Senior Associate Samia El Meouchi.

In order to select the winning firms, the IFLR conducts an extensive research process that includes interviews with clients and peers, as well as independent research into the transactions conducted by the firm.

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At El Meouchi law firm, we are very proud of the outstanding work that is done by our regional team, always aiming to represent the interests of our clients to the best of our abilities. It is therefore a great pleasure for such hard work and dedication to be recognised in the legal market and beyond.

We look forward to continuing to earn our clients’ trust over the coming months and years.

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BSM awarded ILFR’s Law Firm of the Year Award 2011

We are proud to announce that Badri & Salim El Meouchi Law Firm has been awarded Lebanon’s Law Firm of the Year 2011 Award by the International Financial Law Review. This is the second time the firm has been honoured with this award, the last being in 2007, noting that the firm has been ranked as leading law firm in Lebanon every year by the IFLR since 2004 and is highly noted and recognized in Qatar since its foundation in 2007.

The IFLR is a leading legal publication, and notably publishes the highly respected IFLR1000 guide to corporate and financial law firms, which ranks firms based on reviews and feedback from peers and clients. We are honoured to be highly rated by this guide year after year.

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BSM Silver Winner of the Best Middle Eastern Law Firm of 2011

We are delighted to announce that Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm was a Silver Winner of the Best Middle Eastern Law Firm of 2011 at the International Legal Alliance Summit in Paris, France.

The International Legal Alliance Summit Awards are granted by the best law firms worldwide and to top In-House Counsels. 120 jury members select the winners, including general counsels of Fortune 500 companies and Presidents of In-House associations.

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BSM recongnised by ICFM as Highly Commended – Top Tier Firm – 2011

In recognition of the firm’s performance at exceptional levels during one of the most difficult economic periods of recent years, we are proud to announce that Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm has been ranked by InterContinental Finance Magazine as HIGHLY COMMENDED – TOP TIER FIRM for the 2011 program.
The ‘ICFM – HIGHLY COMMENDED – TOP TIER’ status is considered by many to be one of the most important industry acknowledgements.

Such recognition has been awarded for demonstrating a high level of ability and performance across the jurisdictions we focus on; we would like to thank each voter for the trust and confidence displayed by our clients and colleagues in our law firm.

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BSM ranked as top law firm in Qatar for 2011 by Gulf Times

We are delighted to announce that Badri & Salim El Meouchi Law Firm has been ranked in band 3 among top Qatari law firms for the year 2011 by the leading English daily newspaper, the Gulf Times.

The Gulf times stated that our firm is “actively developing its profile in the Qatar Financial Centre, concentrating on M&A transactions in the banking and real estate sectors and also specializing in finance and hospitality“.

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Nomination as a Top Tier law firm by IFLR1000

We are proud to announce that Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm’s finance and corporate practices have, once again, been rated a top tier law firm by IFLR1000 in recognition of the high quality legal advice we provide clients in the fields of corporate and finance law.

Year after year, IFLR and numerous other guides to the world’s leading law firms recognise the excellent work of our talented team. We would like to thank our clients and colleagues, without whose vote of confidence such recognition would not be possible.

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Badri & Salim El Meouchi Law Firm has a top tier ranking in the IFLR1000

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BSM’s Managing Partner selected as judge of Injaz Company Business Program Competition in Qatar

The Managing Partner of Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm, Chadia El Meouchi, was selected as judge of Injaz Company Business Program competition in Qatar at Carnegie Mellon University, alongside three other judges being: Alex Dodds – President of Exxon Mobil Qatar, Dr. Eiman Al Ansari – Head of National Development at Ras Gas, and Mansoor Al Khater – Executive Director of Strategy at Qtel.

It is always a pleasure for our firm to contribute to Injaz-Al Arab’s mission that promotes economic and life skills among youth in Arab countries. Chadia was most impressed by the skills and dedication displayed by the students in this year’s Company Program.


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Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm Awarded Law Firm of the Year

Badri and Salim El Meouchi Law Firm was awarded the coveted 2007 Law Firm of the Year award by IFLR for Lebanon.

We are all very proud of this award, and thank our clients and colleagues for their continued trust in us.