Anooshiravan Karimi

Anooshiravan Karimi is our exclusively recommended Corporate Law expert in Iran on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Anooshiravan directly using the contact details above.

Anooshiravan Karimi is the managing partner at Karimi & Associates Law Firm. He is a graduate of Bachelor of Laws, 2008. He also holds a master degree in International Law and certificates of participating in Training on clinical legal education and legal aid from International Bar Association and IBA & nationwide union of Iranian bar association. As a member of Iranian Central Bar Association, Anooshiravan Karimi is now a Tehran-based lawyer and legal adviser.

Firm Overview:

The Firm initially started its activity with Dr. Ahmad Hooman (Former Chairperson of Bar Association), Dr. Ebrahim Taghvaei, Ebrahim Emami Khooyi and Majid Amirebrahimi in 1963.The current law firm known under the registered name of Karimi & Associats law firm in Iran was constituted with the aim of transferring the knowledge and experience of this first generation to a new younger generation of lawyers.

Since the formation of Karimi & Associates group as a registered firm, this ongoing effort has been made to pursue this goal with the presence of Ezzatollah Karimi and a team of expert lawyers specialised in different practice areas, benefiting from experience of the older generation and fresh ideas of the younger generation to provide a unique combination of skills and expertise to help clients resolve their most complex legal issues.

Karimi & Associates Law Firm owes its reputation to a renowned legal team composed of expert lawyers and legal assistants belonging to young and older generation that enable us to combine experience, innovative thinking, Integrity and diversity in our legal services.

Dr Behrooz Akhlaghi

Behrooz Akhlaghi is our exclusively recommended Aviation Law expert in Iran on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Behrooz directly using the contact details listed above.

The International Law Office (ILO) renders legal services in the areas of international trade, foreign investment, banking, finance, corporations, taxation, intellectual property, telecommunications, arbitration and litigation laws.

Our strong litigation team is well-versed in disputes on debt collection, contracts of employment, international trade, shareholder agreements, business restructuring and other commercial cases.

ILO presently employs fifteen lawyers and two paralegals, most of whom have an excellent command of the English language and have obtained law degrees from top universities in Iran and overseas.

Behrooz Akhlaghi, the founder of the firm received his LL.B. from Law Faculty of Tehran University, Iran, and PhD from Aix-en-Provence Aix- Marseilles University, France. He has also followed some specialized courses in International Trade Law in Oxford Law Faculty in United Kingdom.

Behrooz taught business law, international trade law, air law and other relevant subjects at the Law Faculty of Tehran University and other universities and is an Attorney-at-Law and having certificate from Iranian Central Bar Association. He has 35 years of experience in corporate law, international trade law and commercial affairs.

Mehrnoosh Aryanpour

Mehrnoosh Aryanpour is our exclusively recommended Competition Law expert in Iran on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Mehrnoosh directly using the contact details listed above.

Mehrnoosh joined Gide as a partner in 2017 to head the firm’s practice in Iran. She is an experienced international lawyer specialising in international trade and regulatory matters, including sanctions and export controls, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, Customs, WTO disputes, and multi-jurisdictional commercial matters in transport, energy, and infrastructure.

She assists numerous domestic and foreign companies, including in the oil and gas production, oil field services and equipment sector, ocean carriers, airlines, manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, and hospitality providers on due diligence and Iran sanctions.

Mehrnoosh previously worked for several international law firms, as of Counsel for Gibson Dunn & Cruchter LLP in Washington, and as Senior Counsel and Senior Policy Advisor at Holland & Knight LLP New York and Washington, heading their Afghanistan practice.

Admitted to the New York Bar in 2009, Mehrnoosh holds an LL.M. in International Legal Studies from Georgetown University Law Centre, a Certificate in International Law, from the London School of Economics & Political Sciences, and an LL.B. from the Tehran University, Iran – She ranked Number One out of some 500000 students in Iran’s national Concours Exam, receiving commendation and awards from both the Supreme Leader and the President for the highest academic achievement in the Islamic Republic of Iran.

She speaks Farsi, English, French and Arabic.