Commercial Law

We recognize the need for specialist advice tailored to client requirements wishing to take advantage of the diverse business opportunities in the region In this context, making the right choice is more than just deciding to embark on a corporate acquisition, undertake a merger or undergo a restructuring. Having the right advisers and being privy to strategic and region-specific commercial advice is decisive to the success of any venture.

Our team of experts advises on a comprehensive range of activities and the associated commercial & legal risk by assisting with negotiation, drafting, reviewing and vetting of legal documents to tactically structure and facilitate complex commercial transactions.

The issues on which we regularly assist clients are:

  • Local sponsorship and requirements
  • Company setting up
  • Free zone and offshore incorporations
  • Licensing and other approvals
  • Employment issues (Federal and DIFC Laws) as
  • Agency and Franchising agreements
  • Leasing and rental of Property
  • Joint ventures and Mutual-cooperation arrangements
  • DIFC and DFSA laws and regulations
  • Conducting market study
  • Investment opportunities
  • Project feasibility study
  • UAE Federal Laws and Rules
  • Regulations of UAE Central Bank, SCA and other financial authorities
  • UN Sanctions and its effect in UAE markets