Abu Dhabi office

Abu Dhabi

Our Middle East practice operates out of Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Jeddah (in association with Faisal Adnan Baassiri Law Firm). Joss Dare is the regional managing partner of our Middle East business and Alastair Holland is the managing partner in Abu Dhabi.

Working closely with our Dubai and Jeddah offices, Ashurst Abu Dhabi builds on our long association with the Middle East, which spans nearly 100 years of the firm's history. The Middle East is a key market for many businesses, and our presence in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Jeddah is a reflection of our commitment to the region. From our three offices, we resource and co-ordinate deals across the MENA region, including all the GCC countries (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman and Bahrain), Egypt, Jordan and Lebanon, and advise MENA clients on deals in Asia, Africa and Europe.

Across the firm we have a team of experienced lawyers who have worked extensively on deals involving the Middle East and who can offer a wealth of practical advice to clients in a wide range of business sectors. 

The focus of Ashurst Abu Dhabi is on the energy, resources, transport & infrastructure industries. We serve these industries across a wide range of legal produces including: corporate, commercial, capital marketsdispute resolution including arbitration, Islamic finance, project finance, finance, restructuring and special situations, and real estate.  As a leading full service international law firm, we are able to offer a full range of legal services to our clients with the support of our global network of offices, including (in addition to those above) investment funds, regulatory and tax.


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