Karim Sofia obtained his LL.B from Damascus University in 2008 and his Masters in Business Law in 2010 from Paris II – Panthéon-Assas. Karim also holds an LL.M. from the Lebanese American University (2018) and is enrolled in an MBA Program in Sports management at Escuela Universitaria Real Madrid. He is a member of the Damascus Bar since April 2009.
Karim worked as a Lawyer and a Legal Advisor in Lebanon, Syria and the United Arab Emirates and gained extensive experience in companies’ incorporation, drafting and negotiating various types of commercial contracts.
Karim specializes notably in Corporate/Commercial matters; he has strong knowledge in all aspects of tendering documents in public procurements, projects, sale agreements and funding, including letters of credit, insurance requirements, bonds and guarantees.