Designation: Senior Associate
Location: Lebanon | United Arab Emirates

Patrick Obeid

Patrick is a Senior Associate at Meysan Partners. He is a member of the Beirut Bar Association as of 2006.

Patrick’s practice focuses on corporate and commercial law matters, as well as litigation and arbitration. Patrick has been recognized twice by the Legal500, as a rising star lawyer in 2020 and as a next generation lawyer in 2018.




Beirut Bar Association


Master’s in management from ESCP Europe, Paris, France
MBA from Ecole Supérieure des Affaires, Business School, Beirut, Lebanon
Master’s in Civil and Affair Law, Emphasis on Banking and Financial Markets Law from Saint Joseph University, Beirut Lebanon
Bachelor’s in law from Saint Joseph University, Beirut Lebanon

Selected experience includes representation of:

  • Multinational commercial group of companies on the consolidation of businesses, restructuring and reorganization to implement optimal tax structures.
  • Multiple clients on equity and debt offerings, mergers and acquisitions, including, among others, conducting legal due diligence from sellers’ and buyers’ side, drafting and negotiating share purchase agreements, subscription agreements and swap of shares agreements.
  • Multinational banks on the issuance and redemption of preferred shares for the increase of their equity in compliance with the applicable regulatory framework.
  • Multinational banks on secured lending transactions and major real property acquisitions and sales.
  • A GCC bank operating in Lebanon (as a secondment) on all issues from corporate and lending matters, restructuring of debt and collateralization (and cross-collateralization) of securities.
  • Multiple clients with employment matters, in particular advising clients on large-scale layoffs and conducting negotiations with governmental agencies and mediation with syndicate of employees to reach agreement on severance packages.
  • Multiple clients on bankruptcy law, corporate governance, and contractual matters, including in relation to commercial representation, banking law, labor law and real estate matters.

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