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Jean-Pierre is a senior partner in the firm and his practice focuses on dispute resolution, corporate transactions, real estate and international trade.
Recognized as a leading practitioner in the field, Jean-Pierre has substantial experience representing international clients in various types of complex and high-stakes litigation matters, with a focus on commercial litigation, white-collar crimes, real estate and financial disputes. His strong track record has made him the go-to litigator for major clients involved in high profile cases. His recent representative matters include the representation of a leading automotive corporation in a 30 million dollar lawsuit against a bank for breach of banking secrecy laws. He has also been appointed to defend the Investment Development Authority in Lebanon (a government agency) in a multi-million dollar lawsuit involving a D.B.O.T. agreement and the construction of a shopping center in Beirut.
In addition, Jean-Pierre represents clients before arbitral tribunals across a broad range of matters generally related to business transactions, investments, construction, trade, sale of goods, distribution, telecommunications, joint venture and intellectual property.
He frequently provides advice to leading companies on international regulatory compliance and matters involving customs, export controls and tax regulations, as well as to private clients on a wide range of matters, including the protection of their personal wealth and structuring their purchase of estates, companies and yachts.
- International Arbitration
- Corporate & Commercial transactions
- Real Estate
- International Trade
Bars and Courts
First Instance, Appeal, Enforcement, Administrative, Military, Labor Arbitration Council and Supreme Courts.
Executive program, International Business Law, Academy of American and International Law
Master of Laws, Business laws and Arbitration, dual-degree program between Panthéon-Assas University (Paris II) and Saint-Joseph University
B.A. Political Science and Public Administration, Saint-Joseph University
LL.B. (Bachelor of Laws), Saint-Joseph University