Carlos Abou Jaoude is the founder and managing partner of Abou Jaoude & Associates Law Firm, and heads the banking practice group.
He has considerable experience advising on bank issuances, mergers and acquisitions in the banking sector, and domestic and international extensions of credit. In addition to representing local and foreign banks on matters of corporate governance and regulatory compliance, Carlos has strong knowledge of the expansion of a bank’s network through synergies between its commercial and investment banking activities. Carlos’ expertise is also particularly sought-after in structured finance.
He holds a JD from the St. Joseph University, Beirut.
Carlos is recognised by the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners as a leading practitioner in Lebanon. He is admitted to the Beirut Bar Association, is a member of the International Bar Association, and is fluent in Arabic, French and English.