“Afridi delivers international quality advice on local law matters. The team meets deadlines and bring a commercial understanding to their work product. They are also responsive and personable in their dealings.” - Legal 500 EMEA

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate and Commercial


  • Professional
  • Beirut Bar Association
  • Languages
  • English
  • Arabic
  • French


Zeina joined Afridi & Angell in 2008. Her practice is focused primarily on corporate and commercial matters. She has been involved in:


  • advising on the establishment of businesses in the UAE, preparing documentation related thereto, and later assisting such businesses on a regular basis;


  • negotiating with private and government counterparties on behalf of clients;


  • advising on the purchase and sale of business, including conducting due diligence, structuring, and negotiating the transaction;


  • preparing a broad range of commercial agreements, including national agency agreements, partnership agreements, and transfer of business agreements; and


  • advising clients on changing legal forms of companies.