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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Malaysia's Zaid Ibrahim & Co has become the first South East Asian law firm to receive a licence from the Dubai Financial Services Authority to provide legal services to local, regional and International clients in and
Dubai-based private equity firm Abraaj Capital has bolstered its team with the hire of two lawyers, Andrew Chvatal and Darius Jannat, from the New York office of Simpson Thacher. This follows on from the hire of Pervez
Six partners and 14 associates are set to relocate to Allen & Overy’s Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Riyadh offices in a move to boost the firm's Middle East banking, corporate, real estate and capital markets offerings.
Simmons & Simmons has strengthened its Middle East practice by adding former Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer counsel Eric Milne as a partner in Dubai. Milne will head Simmons’ banking and finance team in the region.
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
Denton Wilde Sapte is ramping up its Middle Eastern presence by sending Dispute resolution lawyer Paul Stothard, a newly-promoted London partner, to Dubai.
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,
DLA Piper’s Abu Dhabi office in Al Bateen will see the addition of its fifth partner Duncan Pickering who will relocate to the firms second office in the United Arab Emirates from London in September.
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
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
To boost the support for Asian clients who are increasingly investing in the Middle East and Middle Eastern clients who are looking to do business in Asia, Simmons & Simmons has brought onboard dispute resolution expert
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
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
Latham & Watkins is reshuffling its corporate team with the head of its London corporate group, Bryant Edwards, moving to the Middle East. M&A partner Charles Fuller is will also be relocating to Dubai later in the year.