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Baha’a Armouti | Jordan

Baha’a Armouti | Jordan

Managing Counsel

The founding and managing counsel of Armouti Advocates. A Jordanian Licensed Lawyer with over 18 years experience of commercial law practice in Jordan and the region with an extensive experience in WTO, Trade Remedies, Intellectual Property, Anti-Trust, and Corporate regulation. Baha’a is a Board Member of the Jordanian Military Credit Fund and the Jordanian Cement Producers’ Association.

 

Baha'a obtained his experience from different positions he occupied during his career in both the private and public sectors. He started his career with a multinational law firm and then moved to the public sector and served as the legal counsel of the Jordanian WTO Unit. In the year 2001, he became the Director of the National Production Protection (NPPD); the competent authority in Jordan investigating Anti-Dumping, Anti-Subsidies and Safeguards cases, where he served for 6 years.

 

During his career as the head of NPPD he managed eleven trade remedy investigations into various product sectors, and represented the government of Jordan in dispute resolution negotiations with WTO member countries.

Baha’a spearheaded all aspects of the Armouti Advocates' development since its inception in 2007. He has represented industrial and trading companies in trade remedy and competition cases in Jordan and the region, and has provided corporate services to national and multinational companies. He also reviewed trade remedy policies and legislations for the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in Saudi Arabia and was involved in drafting legislations for different governmental institutions in Jordan and the region.

Baha’a received his LLB from the University of Jordan, his LLM in commercial law from the University of Aberdeen. He is an advanced lecturer and trainer on WTO, trade remedies and competition law and has numerous publications on these areas of laws.