Hadi Melki is recommended’, according to The Legal 500 EMEA 2017, in the areas of Lebanon Commercial and Corporate and M&A.
Hadi Melki has a wide range of experience working on infrastructure projects throughout the Middle East region. He has advised governments and private sector investors in connection with public-private partnership (PPP) infrastructure projects. In particular, he has advised the PPP unit of a GCC country in connection with the implementation of its public-private partnership programme for infrastructure projects in a wide array of sectors including power, water, waste and social infrastructure. One of the major PPP projects he has handled in Lebanon is the development and operations of a design–build–finance–operate–transfer PPP project for a countrywide mandatory vehicles inspection stations and services project including negotiation of the transfer of the DBFOT project to the government at its term and negotiation of a management contract for the operations of the stations.