“Sources praise his abilities as an advocate, and one interviewee remarked that he is "possibly the best arbitration lawyer in Dubai."”
He is considered by peers to be ‘an impressive arbitration lawyer’ and ‘one of the best lawyers in the region.’
Sami Tannous is commended for building a solid commercial arbitration team, and described by one peer as a "diligent and fantastic practitioner."
Sami Tannous is praised by clients as "pragmatic and decisive."
With Samantha Lord Hill and Amr Omran, 2016 United Arab Emirates country chapter in the ‘International Handbook on Commercial Arbitration’
International Law Office, 25 August 2016 (with Samantha Lord Hill) Arbitration in Abu Dhabi Global Market – another common law jurisdiction in the Middle East
International Law Office, 9 July 2015 (with Matei Purice) No BIT available? Multilateral investment treaties in Middle East and North Africa
International Law Office, 18 December 2014 (with Joseph Chedrawe) Arbitration Clauses and the Dubai Government
Arbitration International, Vol 25, No 2 (2009) (with Reza Mohtashami) Arbitration at the Dubai International Financial Centre: a Common Law Jurisdiction in the Middle East