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Holland & Knight opens office in Abu Dhabi

Sep 26, 2008 Holland & Knight LLP has opened a law office in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Holland & Knight, which has represented clients in the region on a wide variety of business matters and investments for a number of…

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Linklaters transfers two City partners to Dubai

Aug 29, 2008 Linklaters’ expansion drive in the Middle East is set to continue with the transfer of two London-based partners – banking partner James Martin and capital markets partner Richard O’Callaghan – to the Dubai…

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Clifford Chance to open second office in Abu Dhabi

Aug 12, 2008 Clifford Chance’s new office in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, opened with three partners and eight associates. Its Dubai-based banking & finance partner Richard Ernest will head the office,…

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NYC's Curtis plans Dubai launch in September

Aug 7, 2008 New York firm Curtis Mallet-Prevost Colt & Mosle has revamped its management team ahead of its expansion into the Middle East. Curtis, which has been in the Middle East since 1997 via an office in Muscat, expects that…

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Magnet of Middle East attracts top City law firms

Aug 5, 2008 Clifford Chance, the world's biggest law firm by revenue, opened a new office in Abu Dhabi earlier this week with 14 lawyers drawn from offices including London. The office size is expected to double in the next two…

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Clifford Chance sends funds team to Dubai

Jul 23, 2008 Clifford Chance has highlighted the Middle East’s importance to the firm’s ­bottom line by relocating a funds team to the region. Partner Nigel Clark, who was made up this year, will relocate to Dubai in October…

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Linklaters revamps Middle East management

Jul 11, 2008 Linklaters has overhauled its Middle East leadership team bringing in Milan co-managing partner Sarosh Mewawalla as Dubai managing partner and finance practice head. Mewawalla's appointment, which comes into force…

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