Mr. Zakhour is a partner at the firm's affiliate office in Lebanon. He obtained both a Lebanese law degree and a French law degree in 1969 from Saint Joseph University in Lebanon. In 1973, he received his Diploma from the Judge's School. From 1973 until 1992, Mr. Zakhour was engaged in the legal profession in the public sector, serving as a Judge in various courts. In 1992, he retired as a Judge and became a lawyer-member of the Beirut Bar Association. In 1996, Mr. Zakhour became an Arbitrator in the Lebanese Center of Arbitration. Mr. Zakhour is fluent in Arabic, French and English.