We are here to protect the law with experience

Administrative Law

Our seasoned lawyers expedite permit acquisition, navigate administrative hearings, and deliver real-time solutions for effective problem resolution.


Our proficiency covers intricate aircraft financing transactions, assisting clients including banks and air traffic controllers with specialized services.

Banking & Financial Services

Hands-on in landmark deals, we navigate intricate financing transactions with expertise.

Corporate & Commercial

We ensure clients receive advice for risk reduction and reputation maintenance through our expertise in corporate governance.

Criminal Law

We provide corporate governance, advising clients to minimize risks and uphold their reputation, ensuring effective risk management.

Energy & Environment

The firm's attorneys handle transactional, regulatory, litigation, and arbitration matters in the energy sector, ensuring comprehensive legal support.

IT, IP & Telecom

With the ever-increasing convergence in the technology and telecom industries, El Chaer Law Firm strives to remain up to date with the continuous professional development in this field.

Employment & Social Security

Business success depends on attracting, retaining, and inspiring the right people in top management and throughout the company.

Litigation, Arbitration & ADR

We manage institutional arbitrations (ICC, LCIA, AAA/ICDR, UNCITRAL, ICSID, WIPO, DIFC) and ad hoc arbitrations (UNCITRAL Rules).

Maritime, Shipping & Transport

The firm aids ship owners, protection and freight forwarders, charterers, operators, carriers, and couriers in maritime insurance.

Private Equity

We take a practical approach to commercial deals and focus on innovative solutions to help our clients achieve their goals.

Real Estate & Construction

We work quickly and creatively to solve complex situations while protecting our clients.


Our lawyers first understand our customers' aims and business operations to use standard and inventive planning to minimize taxes sustainably.
About us

Excellence and Integrity Since 1996

The Firm was founded in 1996 by Waddah El Chaer who believed that a law practice of the highest quality could be established in a creative and stimulating environment. The Firm’s lasting commitment to excellence has enabled us to maintain a level of practice equal to the largest and most renowned firms.

  • Innovative Solutions, Lasting Commitment
  • Navigating Legal Challenges, Delivering Results.
  • Comprehensive Legal Expertise Across Industries
  • Innovating in Law, Adapting to the Future
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The Firm is founded on a set of values to which we are committed. To live up to this commitment, everyone in the firm – from the most senior to the most junior – needs to practice these values.


We provide the highest quality of legal service to our clients aiming at delivering innovation and consistency in all aspects of our service.


We hold ourselves to high ethical standards, believing in unequivocal integrity.


We collaborate, support each other, and treat each other with respect, trust, and dignity.


We bring passion, creativity, entrepreneurial spirit, and dedication to the Firm and our clients.