Karl El Khoury


Karl ElKhoury's practice focuses primarily on financial transactions, including project financing and acquisition financing. He has particular experience in the area of syndicated loans, facility loans, BOTs, EPCs, PPPs and joint venture agreements.

Karl regularly advises sponsors, contractors, developers and lenders on a number of projects including commercial real estate projects, hospitals and oil and gas and energy infrastructures.

Karl is fluent in English, Arabic and French.

Relevant Experience
  • Advising sponsors and project companies in financing and developing a commercial center, ski resort and real estate luxury resort.

  • Advising lenders in the syndicated financing of oil and gas infrastructures.

  • Advising contractors in the development, operation and maintenance of a hospital.

  • Counseling sub-contractors in the setting up of joint ventures relating to shipping and insurance industries.

  • Advising international companies and Lebanese agents in negotiating and drafting distributorship agreements.

  • Drafting memoranda and developing strategies for commercial litigations.


LL.M. in Securities and Financial Regulation with Honors (Distinction, Dean's list)

LL.M. in Business Law and Lebanese License in Private Law.