Elsa Khneisser


Senior Legal Consultant


Elsa obtained an LLB in law from the Faculty of Law of the Saint Joseph’s University in Beirut-Lebanon, later an LLM in Arbitration law from the same university. She is also enrolled in a Doctorate program in arbitration law at Pantheon-Sorbonne Paris I University (Paris-France).


Elsa’s practice focuses on general commercial law, international trade, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and private equity, early-stage investments, fund formation, hospitality law, real estate development, and arbitration.

For many years, Elsa has been a member of the “Society of Comparative Legislation -Procedural Law” headed by Professor Loic Cadiet as well as Member of the “Arbitration-Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Group” headed by professors Thomas Clay and Alexandre Hory.