Founding Managing Partner
Founding partner at HBD-T Law Firm/ Beirut and lecturer at the Faculty of Law (Université Saint-Joseph de Beyrouth -USJ-) since 1993 after having facilitated a course on the law of contracts at the University of Paris 2 Assas in 1992. Georges’ expertise is the law of contracts, with a special interest in contracts negotiation and set-ups, and regulated-environment agreements. He is a permanent legal advisor for leading telecom, insurance, tobacco, FMCG and pharmaceuticals companies in Lebanon and Africa, and conducts cross-border acquisitions, due diligences and restructurings. Graduated from USJ in private law and public law (where he ranked first, with honors) and Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas (in international law and law of contracts), he has followed several executive programs at the PWC Institute, the Harvard Law School, and the ESA. He is currently responsible of the contracts section of the LL.M program at the Faculty of Law (USJ) and a member in several legislation commissions.