local expertise international depth

Zahaf & Partners Law Firm is a full-service independent law firm based in Tripoli, Libya. We specialize in advising multinationals, corporations, and financial institutions and governmental entities on all legal aspects of investing and doing business in Libya. Our team of 1 partners and 8 fee earners are trained both locally and internationally and are fully conversant in English, Arabic and French.

professional integrity and ethical behaviour beyond reproach

Zahaf Law Firm was founded in 1990 by Dr. Saleh M Zahaf in order to provide its international and local clients professional, genuine and accurate legal services. Owing to our remarkable performance and high regard as a result of our services, we have had significant collaborations with globally renowned law firms.


Our legal services encompass a wide spectrum that includes our dedicated lawyers posses

Corporate and Business Setup

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 multinationals, corporations.


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Our legal services encompass a wide spectrum that includes our dedicated lawyers posses

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 graduated with a Law Degree from the Elrebate University, Morocco in 1978. He then obtained a Diploma of Public International Law in 1983 from the University Of Paris, France (Sorbonne). Subsequent to this he pursued a M.Sc in Economic International Law also from University of Paris in 1984. In 1987, Dr. Saleh acquired a PhD from the University of Paris sealing his repute as a leading lawyer.

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Dr. Saleh Mohammed Zahaf