Stephanie Saidy is a visiting lawyer from Lebanon. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in Lebanese and French Law from Université Saint Joseph de Beyrouth, which she followed up with a master’s degree in Lebanese and French private law and Private International Law at the same university.
Stephanie pursued her international ambitions even further by enrolling in a high-level postgraduate programme at Leiden University, therewith obtaining an advanced LL.M. in International Dispute Settlement and Arbitration.
Prior to joining Conway & Partners, Stephanie worked at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Hague (PCA), where she started out as a legal intern, and was quickly promoted to Assistant Legal Counsel. During her time at the PCA, Stephanie was involved in a number of investment and commercial disputes relating to natural resources, construction and, infrastructure. She assisted tribunals throughout different stages of arbitral proceedings and helped with the organization of the hearings. Stephanie is also assistant editor to the PCA Arabic Award Series (2005).
Stephanie’s international background and her vast experience in both private law and international law, make her a perfect fit for Conway & Partners. She is involved in various public international law matters and international arbitrations and litigations, where her ability of working in English, French and Arabic with equal ease, as well as her broad knowledge and interest prove to be valuable assets in obtaining the best result for our clients.