Derains & Gharavi International

Fabienne Barmo

Associate

Biography

NATIONALITY: Lebanese
LANGUAGES: Arabic, English and French
ADMISSION: Beirut
OFFICE: Beirut

Fabienne is an associate at Derains & Gharavi specialising in international arbitration based in Beirut. Her practice focuses on commercial and investment treaty disputes.

Prior to joining Derains & Gharavi, Fabienne worked as a trainee for the Paris offices of a number of leading international law firms.

Fabienne is admitted to the Beirut bar. She obtained a Master II (M2) in Private International Law & International Trade Law from the University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), and a Law Degree specialising in Lebanese and French law from the Saint-Joseph University of Beirut. She is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Private International Law at the University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II).

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Since Oct. 2018 Associate, Derains & Gharavi (Beyrouth)
Jan.-June 2018 Trainee, Derains & Gharavi (Beyrouth)
Jul.-Dec. 2017 Trainee, Dispute Resolution and Litigation, Norton Rose Fulbright (Paris)
Jan.-June 2017 Trainee, Dispute Resolution and Litigation, Obeid Law Firm (Beirut)
Sept.-Dec. 2016 Trainee, International Arbitration, Betto Seraglini (Paris)
July-Aug. 2016 Trainee, International Arbitration, DLA Piper (Paris)

EDUCATION

2017-present Ph.D. in Private International Law, Thesis: “Party Autonomy in International Litigation”, University Paris II Panthéon-Assas, Paris, France
2016 Master II, Private International Law & International Trade Law (Droit International Privé et du Commerce International), University Paris II Panthéon-Assas, Paris, France
2015 Master I, Private General Law (Droit Privé Général), Saint-Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
2014 Law Degree, Saint-Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon