Our commercially astute lawyers have the depth of local experience and breadth of international exposure to provide well-rounded and practical advice to our clients. We assist businesses enter, operate and grow in the Middle-East in addition to assisting regional companies expand, access and transact in the global capital markets.

Corporate and M&A practice is one of our core areas. The Firm’s extensive local commercial dispute resolution capabilities give us an additional depth of perspective when assessing risks and advising on potential transactional problem areas. Our lawyers are adept at navigating increasingly complex commercial environments to find pragmatic solutions to seemingly intractable problems.

We are known for our work in cross border and domestic transfer of businesses and strategic alliances. The Firm represents clients including companies in need of corporate/financial restructuring, financial institutions & hedge funds, investors, acquirers, business partners, trustees, administrators and receivers in connection with the most complex insolvencies and restructurings. We also work in connection with acquisitions of distressed companies, exit financing, re-domiciliation etc.

The corporate issues on which the Firm provides regular advice are:

  • Financial & regulatory matters
  • Private equity & Capital markets
  • Compliance & enforcement
  • Credit risk management
  • Corporate governance
  • Corporate finance
  • Incorporation, restructuring & insolvency
  • DIFC & DFSA regulations.UAE and cross-border market-entries
  • Financial structures
  • Mergers and acquisition
  • Joint ventures