✓ D.E.S. Lebanese University (Beirut) Lebanon, 1977;
✓ LL.D. University of Paris, Paris, France, 1980;
✓ Bar Admission : Beirut Bar, Lebanon, 1965;

Professional experiences:

✓ Paris Bar, France, since 1987-1983;
✓ Lawyer in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, from 1977 to 1980.

Professional associations:
✓ President of the Arab Association for International Arbitration;
✓ Honorary President of the Lebanese Arbitration Association;
✓ Member of the High Council of the Arbitration Center of the Chamber of Commerce of Beirut;
✓ Secretary General of the Euro-Arab Association for International Arbitration;
✓ Vice-Secretary General of the Union of Arab Arbitration Centers;
✓ Member of the Board of Directors of the Cairo Regional Center for International Commercial Arbitration;
✓ Member of the IBA;
✓ Member of the Association of Lawyers admitted to a Foreign Bar;
✓ Member of the Association of Arab and African Arbitrators.

✓ Legal System of Petroleum in Saudi Arabia, Beirut, 1979-1982;
✓ Encyclopedia of Arbitration, in Arabic, two volumes, 1988, Dar Al Maaref –Egypt.
✓ Arbitration with the Arab Countries, in French, Paris, Economica, 1998;
✓ Arbitration with the Arab Countries,in English, Deventer - Kluwer, 1990;
✓ Arbitration, in Arabic, Paris, Naufal, 1990 Four volumes: Volume I – Provisions and Sources, Volume II – Arbitration in the Arab Countries, Volume III – International Arbitration, Volume IV – Documentation on Arbitration

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