Dedicated, innovative and market-leading legal services

Zahaf & Partners Law Firm is a leading independent law firm that has been lending its legal expertise to multinational corporations, financial institutions, foreign investors, and governmental entities by providing a wide range of services to local and international clients since 1990.

We are here to help!

We understand that navigating Libyan law is a challenging task for anyone not familiar with the local market. Knowing this, Dr. Saleh Zahaf established Zahaf & Partners Law Firm to provide clients with quality legal services. Since then, the firm has been esteemed as a focal resource for national and international institutions seeking proper legal assistance in Libya. We ensure comprehensive legal solutions for our clients by taking every opportunity to develop and sustain mutually beneficial relationships with external resources. These include national and international audit and tax advisory firms, eminent jurists, and professors of law.


Corporate and Business Setup

Our team is well versed and possesses great experience in handling all aspects of legal and business needs in the complex and unpredictable business environment in Libya. We provide foreign corporates entering the Libyan market, companies, and businesses already operating in Libya guidance to navigate and manage different business structures.

Oil & Gas

Libya’s capacity of exporting, and its Oil reserves are the largest in Africa, but there is a major relay on EPSAs in the country, so as a Libyan-based firm, Zahaf law firm put together a highly skilled team of attorneys and harnessed it’s efforts to be at the forefront in this industry legal scene, As a result Zahaf was able to work on complex cases, such as representing international oil & gas companies employees in their labor dispute over being released after many years of oil production halt.

Banking and Finance

Banking and finance laws cover every operation that occurs in banks and other financial institutions, Zahaf law firm attorneys are well capable of dealing with all financial issues, the firm offers a broad range of services in this area

Employment Matters

While efficiency and Productivity are Crucial in the Work Environment, Having Statutory working Conditions is important as well. Zahaf law Firm Assistes you in developing and modifying internal labor manuals and ensures it's Compliance withe current Law and regulations, to protect employees rights

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Trusted By More Than 1000 Clients Globally

Zahaf & Partners Law Firm is a full-service independent law firm based in Tripoli, Libya. We specialize in advising multinational corporations, foreign investors, and governmental entities.


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Commercial Law

Commercial law, also known as mercantile law or trade law, is the body of law that applies to the rights, relations, and conduct of persons and business engaged in commerce, merchandising, trade, and sales

Labour Law

Labour law (also known as labor law or employment law) mediates the relationship between workers, employing entities, trade unions and the government.

Banking Law

Bank regulation is a form of government regulation which subjects banks to certain requirements, restrictions and guidelines, designed to create market transparency between banking institutions and the individuals and corporations with whom they conduct business, among other things.

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Dr. Saleh Mohammed Zahaf

Dr Saleh is well known for his strong track record of results representing foreign clients in Libyan litigation proceedings. After obtaining his Doctorate in Economic Law from Sorbonne, University of Paris, he went on to become a lecturer of law at multiple prestigious organizations. He then worked for the Committee of International Treaties at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the World Trade Organization delegation at the Ministry of Economy in Libya.

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Dr. Saleh Mohammed Zahaf