• BIJJANI ADVOCATES

    Boutique law firm providing first class service

  • About Us

    Bijjani Advocates is a Lebanese boutique law firm based in Rabieh. The firm combines the traditional values of trust and confidentiality with the highest standards of the modern legal profession.

     

    We are proud to serve Lebanese, GCC and foreign corporate clients, from multinational companies to local start-ups. We also advise selected private clients.

     

  • Practices

    We have been providing quality legal services for more than a decade. We combine sound legal counsel with a deep knowledge of our clients’ businesses to resolve their legal challenges. We care about the quality of our services, the success of our clients and the relationships that are forged through those successes.

    Corporate Commercial

    Banking and Finance

    Capital Markets and Securities

    Telecom Media and Technology

    Labor and Employment

    Copyrights and Patents

    Litigation and Arbitration

    Property and Contruction

    Tax

    Franchising

  • Professionals

    Our core strength is our people and the diversity of their experience and local knowledge. But more importantly, our strength comes from our clients’ trust that we will give them the quality of service that they deserve. It's our business to find creative and commercial legal solutions whilst focusing on making the law work for you.

     

    Talal Bijjani

    Senior Partner

    Talal Bijjani is a co-founding Partner and currently heads the corporate practice at the firm. Talal has more than 15 years of experience as a business and transactional lawyer. He has been acting for clients through out the region on negotiating and managing strategic sales. Talal specializes in the areas of banking and finance, capital markets, project finance, restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, commercial and corporate law, and corporate structuring. He advises boards and senior management on corporate governance. Talal holds a Ph.D. in Law, LLM in Banking and Financial Law from Boston University and an Islamic Finance Certificate from Harvard Law School. He is also a law professor at a prominent university in Beirut.

    Nayla Choucair Bijjani

    Managing Partner

    Nayla Choucair Bijjani is the Managing Partner of the firm. Nayla has been litigating high-value commercial and enforcement disputes for more than a decade, for plaintiffs and defendants, against private parties and governmental bodies. Nayla heads the litigation practice in the firm. Nayla specializes in acting for banks, asset based lenders and other financial institutions on asset recovery actions, obtaining freezing injunctions, search and seizure orders and other ancillary relief. Nayla also specializes in complex banking and investment disputes and claims on guarantees, indemnities and warranties. She has acted in numerous commercial litigation and arbitration matters including breach of warranty claims.

    Anthony Kawerkian

    Junior Associate

    Anthony is a junior associate at the firm. He holds a LLB in law and BA in banking and finance. He is a member of the corporate department.

    Romy Fayad

    Junior Associate

    Romy is a junior associate at the firm. She holds a LLB in law. She is a member of the litigation department.

    Daisy Cristina Gereige

    Paralegal

    Daisy started her Undergraduate Degree in Philosophy at Concordia University in Montreal Canada and is currently pursuing her Bachelor's Degree in Law at the Lebanese University. She is a member of the corporate department.

  • Careers

     

    Your Legal Career Starts Here

    It’s an exciting time to be part of our future. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining talented and dedicated people and we offer many exciting opportunities for talented professionals seeking a rewarding career.

     

    Associates

    We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining talented and dedicated Lawyers & Legal Personnel. Because we believe so strongly in matching the right talents and skills with our firm’s culture and workload, we recruit lawyers from all over the world and from many different backgrounds.

    Law Students / Summer Interns

    Our summer program is at the core of our hiring efforts. It is designed to give you a realistic look at our practice and the lawyers with whom you will work. It also gives us a sense of you and your potential as both a practitioner and colleague.

    Paralegals / Staff

    Whether you are a legal secretary, computer engineer, project coordinator or marketing professional, we offer a work environment that is team oriented, collaborative and supportive.

    Our staff members are vital to the overall success of the Firm and are offered a challenging career with opportunities for development and growth.