Al Tamimi & Company

Al Tamimi & Company is the largest law firm in the Middle East with 17 offices across 9 countries. The firm has unrivalled experience, having operated in the region for over 25 years. Our lawyers combine international experience and qualifications with expert regional knowledge and understanding.

We are a full-service firm, specializing in advising and supporting major international corporations, banks and financial institutions, government organizations and local, regional and international companies. Our main areas of expertise include arbitration & litigation, banking & finance, corporate & commercial, intellectual property, real estate, construction & infrastructure, and technology, media & telecommunications. Our lawyers provide quality legal advice and support to clients across all of our practice areas.

Our business and regional footprint continues to grow, and we seek to expand further in line with our commitment to meet the needs of clients doing business across the Middle East.

Recent Firm News & Legal Updates

Legal Update

Traditional retailing has undergone a significant transformation over the last two decades. While the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated this process, we don't yet know what the new 'normal' will look like for the industry. Nonetheless, we will explore in this article some key trends which we believe will have lasting implications on retail businesses.

Podcasts

In the final installment of our Venture Capital video series, our Partner & Head of Corporate Commercial Abdullah Mutawi continues the conversation with Khaled Talhouni, Managing Partner, Nuwa Capital, Philip Bahoshy, Founder and CEO, MAGNiTT - Now Hiring!, Basil M., General Partner, Global Ventures, and Prashant K. (PK) Gulati, Chairman Emeritus, TiE Dubai in which they discuss their predictions for Venture Capital activity across MENA and emerging venture markets in the next 12 months.

Podcasts

Following the new Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) guidance on Review and Approval of AI and Big Data-Based Medical Devices, our expert lawyers from our Healthcare & Life Sciences sector group, along with our Digital & Data practice, Nick O'Connell and Christina Sochacki, Esq., discuss the basis on which Big Data and AI-based software will be considered a medical device and other highlights from the new guidance.

Firm Offices in Member Jurisdiction

United Arab Emirates

Abu Dhabi
Dubai, DIC Building
Dubai , Sheikh Zayed
Ras Al Khaimah
Sharjah

Firm Offices in Other Jurisdictions

Africa & Middle East

Africa 
Morocco, Casablanca
Middle East 
Iraq,
Baghdad Erbil
Jordan, Amman
Kuwait, Safat, Kuwait City
Qatar, Doha, West Bay
Saudi Arabia,
Al Khobar Jeddah Riyadh
Bahrain, Manama
Egypt, Cairo
Oman, Muscat, Al Assalah Towers *

* Indicates affiliated firm

All Firm Contacts Committees
Responsible Business Forum
Responsible Business Forum
Member Firm Leaders Forum
Member Firm Leaders Forum
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Business Development Committee
Business Development Committee
Key Contact Partners Forum
Key Contact Partners Forum
Practice Groups
Life Sciences
Life Sciences
Ban AbdulQadir b.kadir@tamimi.com
Christina Sochacki c.sochacki@tamimi.com
International Corporate Transactions
International Corporate Transactions
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
Banking & Finance
Banking & Finance
Rita Jaballah r.jaballah@tamimi.com
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Rita Jaballah r.jaballah@tamimi.com
Compliance & Investigations
Compliance & Investigations
benjamin jones b.jones@tamimi.com
Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence
Nick O'Connell n.oconnell@tamimi.com
Privacy & Data Protection
Privacy & Data Protection
Energy, Mining, & CleanTech
Energy, Mining, & CleanTech
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Antitrust & Competition
Antitrust & Competition