– LL.B from the Lebanese University
– BA in history from the American University of Beirut.
Abir has over 15 years of experience in law practice.
Over the years she has earned extensive transactional expertise in mergers and acquisitions, project finance and equity and debt offering transactions for both corporate and sovereign issuers, securitization transactions in addition to corporate restructurings and joint ventures, among other matters.
She has counselled a diverse client base that includes multinational corporate clients and leading Lebanese and non-Lebanese banking institutions and investment schemes on the legal and regulatory aspects of doing business and investing in Lebanon in addition to a wide range of other legal matters.
Abir has actively participated in privatizations projects launched by the Lebanese Republic. She has also been involved in legal initiatives undertaken to reform the investment climate in Lebanon, including working with the International Finance Corporation on legal reform projects.
She continually advises international law firms and other clients in respect of cross-border transactions and as to Lebanese law.
Beirut Bar Association.
Languages Arabic, English, French