Tony Maalouli

Middle East Leader

Tony Maalouli is the Managing Director of ProConsult Advocates & Legal Consultants. He is a Lebanese lawyer and legal consultant who graduated from the Lebanese University, with an LL.M. and was admitted to the Beirut Bar Association in 1992. He obtained a DES (Diploma of Higher Studies) in private law in 1994 from the Lebanese University, and a Postgraduate Diploma in International Construction Law and Arbitration from the Robert Gordon University in the UK.

Member of the International Bar Association, he is a member of the Board of Directors of the International Law Firms Association, and he is listed in the 2007-2008 Edition of International WHO'S WHO of Professionals, a definitive work on the world's leaders in commerce, economics, policy, and trade, for his distinguished achievements and contributions to the business and legal community.

Mr. Maalouli is registered in the DIFC Courts Register of Legal Practitioners with rights of audience before the DIFC Court, and he is also an Arbitrator registered with the Egyptian Chamber for International Commercial Arbitration and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators in London (FCIArb).

Mr. Maalouli is an Instructor and lecturer at the Dubai Real Estate Institute at the Dubai Lands Department.

He is also a member of the Russian Business Council, Lebanese Business Council, French Business Council, Canadian Business Council, Australian Business Council and British Business Group in Dubai and the Northern Emirates.

Mr. Maalouli possesses an intimate understanding of the local legal and economic markets as well as its governing laws and customs, and has a long history of advising in landmark UAE and cross-border complex, high-profile transactions.

His areas of expertise encompass Commercial and Corporate Law, Corporate Structuring, Mergers and Acquisitions, Agency Law, Franchising, Banking and Finance, Employment Law, Insurance Law, Intellectual Property, Information Technology and Internet Law, Real Estate and construction, Insolvency, Alternate Dispute Resolution, Criminal Law. 

An active contributor to his field, he is a widely published speaker on various legal subjects and has published numerous articles and papers since the start of his career.