AFFAKI is an independent law firm specialising in international dispute resolution, banking and finance law and regulation, and law reforms in transition economies.
Combining leading positions in international organisations and an academic tenure at the University of Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), Professor Dr Georges Affaki and Kate Gonzalez offer their clients their transversal, creative and high quality expertise in international commercial, financial and investment law. All attorneys are admitted to practice as avocats before the Court of Appeal of Paris. Kate is also admitted as a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England & Wales.
The firm offers its professional services around the world in Civil Law, Common Law and Shari’a, in three languages: Arabic, English and French. Its members are empaneled arbitrators with the leading arbitration institutions in Europe, Asia, MENA, Oceania and the Americas.
Our clients include international financial institutions, multilateral organisations and global businesses across five continents undertaking their activities in all sectors of finance, trade and industry.
We share our culture of excellence with a network of leading independent firms from around the world with which we work to service our clients’ cross-border interests.
AFFAKI is proud of its pro bono commitment and is actively engaged in charitable and community projects.