Regional legal platform EKP enhances its public, corporate & commercial practice groups in its Beirut office, with the naming of Nadim Gemayel (pictured) as partner.
Gemayel has more than 15 years’ experience in Lebanon and Qatar. He advises on high-profile M&A transactions, joint ventures, and general corporate and commercial matters. Nadim also brings a truly comprehensive perspective to the areas of public law. His expertise covers a wide range of sectors including IT & digitization, telecom, banking, intellectual property, and corporate governance.
In 2009, Gemayel was elected as a Parliament Member in Lebanon representing the circumscription of Beirut 1, Achrafieh District. He was successfully re-elected twice (three consecutive terms) in 2018 and 2022. Nadim was also elected as chairman of the Lebanese Parliament’s Information and Technology Committee (2018-2020) and currently serves as a member of the Justice and Administration Parliamentary Committee.
In his first comment, Gemayel said: “I have long recognized EKP for their expertise and profile as one of the leading regional firms, so I’m very delighted to be joining the partnership to help drive the firm’s future growth.”
EKP’s Managing Partner, Ziad G. El-Khoury declared: “We are very pleased to welcome Nadim into the partnership. Nadim’s arrival further bolsters our expansion in the Corporate & Commercial practice and enhances our offering to clients particularly in relation to public law. Nadim’s diligence reflects our unwavering commitment and dedication to helping our clients across the region with fulfilling their legal needs.”