Print PDF

LBKM recognized in Legal 500’s 2023 Private Practice Powerlist for Arbitration in the Middle East

April 27, 2023

LBKM’s Middle East dispute resolution team is featured in The Legal 500 Private Practice Powerlist 2023 for Arbitration (Middle East). The publication is designed to highlight the region's leading arbitration counsel to Legal 500's broad international readership of private practice lawyers, in-house counsel, and expert witnesses.

Partner Tim Taylor KC, who is based in Doha and Dubai and specializes in international commercial and investment arbitration, has been a mainstay on the Private Practice Powerlist for many years. This year’s publication also spotlights LBKM Chair Eric Lewis (Washington), partners Waleed Nassar and Brett Walter (Washington), and legal counsel Nada Hachem (Beirut).

To view the team’s profile and The Legal 500’s complete list of arbitration leaders, click here.

About the Firm’s Middle East Practice: LBKM’s Middle East practice boasts a sophisticated, multi-lingual team with on-the-ground experience, a network of longstanding working relationships and contacts, and an understanding of the traditions and business culture crucial to conducting business and resolving disputes in the region—all developed through decades of working in MENA countries.

About the Firm’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice:  While noted for its courtroom successes, LBKM has also been at the forefront of the field of alternative dispute resolution—achieving positive results for clients without the delay, expense, and uncertainty of going to court.  LBKM attorneys offer industry-leading skills and proven success in negotiation, both private and court-sponsored mediation, and arbitration to avoid courtroom delays and help clients get on with business. Recognizing that obtaining an arbitration award is often only the first step, the firm also helps clients obtain recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards, as well as locate and seize debtors’ assets.

About Lewis Baach Kaufmann Middlemiss: LBKM is a globally-recognized litigation boutique specializing in international financial disputes, financial compliance, white collar defense and investigations, insurance and reinsurance advice and representation, and cross-border commercial litigation. The firm has offices in New York, Washington, D.C., and London.