CORPORATE & COMMERCIAL
We are one of UAE's leading Commercial/Corporate firms delivering exquisite standards of legal services in this sector. Our Commercial law department delivers outstanding services in this sector. We support reputable national and world renowned International organizations in this field. but are not limited to, commercial agreements and contracts, distribution, commercial agent’s law, mergers and acquisitions, licensing and franchising, trademark registration, Intellectual property and trademark registration and protection, debt recovery and taxation, alternative dispute resolution including arbitration and mediation.
OUR CORPORATE SERVICES
our corporate team is covering, financial, banking, regulatory and general transnational work are covered by our team including inward investment, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, corporate structuring and restructuring, joint ventures, corporate reorganizations and initial public offerings. We strive to maintain our focus on our clients’ overall commercial objectives in structuring and negotiating transactions. We operate at the highest standards of quality and responsiveness at all times, which underpins the value which we seek to add.
We are regarded as having a deep understanding of our region's business and legal environment. Our international and regional clients gain the benefit of our long-standing presence in the UAE, which corresponds to a wealth of knowledge and contacts in relation to the structuring and conduct of business.
A large part of our corporate offering consists of the provision of legal advice in relation to the formation of companies, establishment of branch and representative offices, and related agency and sponsorship arrangements, both inside and outside the UAE's free zones and special economic areas. The firm has acted in the establishment of the majority of premier public and private joint stock companies in the UAE.
Managing for successful outcomes is our strength. Whether completing some groundbreaking public equities offering or setting up a business in a free zone, our 25 years of experience in the UAE ensures our clients receive a well-rounded and considered service.
We have led industries on numerous matters such as playing an instrumental role in establishing the legal framework governing private placements and IPO prospectus preparation in the UAE. Indeed, our lawyers pioneered Western-style IPOs in the UAE, and have advised on more IPOs in our branches than any other law firm. On many occasions, we have assisted in the creation of procedures and standards used by governmental authorities.
OUR COMMERCIAL SERVICES
We have a broad practice encompassing a range of commercial contracts and joint ventures, together with specialization in agency, distribution, franchising, sale of goods and services, governmental procurement and other forms of contractual structure.
Our lawyers have experience in a range of sectors, including: energy, utilities, financial services, real estate, retail, education, health, pharmaceutical, construction, transportation, hospitality, tourism, manufacturing, technology, telecommunications, sports and media.
The breadth of knowledge gained from our experience enables us to provide well-informed and practical advice, addressing international requirements and standards, together with a thorough understanding of the specific laws, regulations, practices and customs of the UAE.
Many of our lawyers have practical industry experience and understand nuances inherent in key industry sectors in our region. Because we understand that commercial outcomes require integrated legal solutions, we work with our colleagues in our Employment, Dispute Resolution, Banking & Finance, Financial Services and Real Estate teams as part of a total response to our clients' needs.