Business Law, Corporate Law.
Jacques is associated to Touma Law Firm as of counsel providing support in a variety of legal fields.
His experience includes:
- Carrying legal due diligence on companies and working on the set-up and follow-up of local and offshore companies in many jurisdictions (Lebanon, MENA region, GCC countries, BVI, Cayman Islands, Cyprus…), in addition to M&A Structuring, JVs, drafting a wide range of complex business agreements.
- Participation in the conciliation and mediation process between the Lebanese Ministry of Post and Telecommunications and the Mobile Operators in Lebanon.
- Participation in the meetings with the ad hoc committee designated for the legal and regulatory reform of the telecommunications sector in Lebanon.9
- Drafting of laws and related decrees for the implementation of Special Economic Zones in the Middle East.
Admitted to the Beirut Bar Association since 1981 and the Quebec Bar Association (Canada) since 1995
Jacques holds a Master’s Degree in Law from the Saint-Joseph University (Beirut) and the University of Lyon (France).
Arabic, English, French.