Before joining Clyde & Co in May 2010, Charbel worked for major local law firms in Lebanon, Bahrain and Qatar where he advised local and international clients on various corporate, commercial and civil matters including but not limited to mergers and acquisitions, incorporation and registration of companies, bankruptcy and employment. Charbel has extensive experience in corporate and commercial litigation.

Charbel graduated from Saint Joseph University in Beirut and obtained an LLM from the University of Liverpool and an Islamic finance certificate from the School of Government and International Affairs at the University of Durham.   Charbel is fluent in English, Arabic and French.