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AL JASHANI, Advocates and Legal Consultants

The Firm is a full-service law firm established in 1993 and licensed to practice before all the UAE Courts and specialising in Commercial, Civil and Criminal matters and are well-positioned to offer legal and corporate advisory services to all businesses, private investors and governments.

The Firm a part of the renowned Kaden Boriss Group with offices in Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra, Perth, Singapore and New Delhi (and affiliates throughout Asia and the Gulf region) and comprise a team of experienced multinational advisors providing Clients with a full range of legal services in relation to their local affairs. Our attorneys enjoy a reputation for competently handling virtually all types of corporate, commercial, capital markets, financial/regulatory, securities, insurance, joint ventures, labor, arbitration, intellectual property, telecommunications, free zone and offshore matters.

We pride ourselves in maintaining genuine business relationship with government and regulatory authorities which is an added advantage to serve international and local interests in private and public sectors.

Our clients range from global multinational corporations to start-up ventures. Our dedication and emphasis on client service has helped us form and maintain long-term relationships with leading companies in diversified industries.

Our key areas of expertise are:

LITIGATION AND ARBITRATION

  • Mediation and Arbitration before DIAC, DIFC-LCIA, Dubai Municipality, ADCCI and ICC arbitrations.
  • Litigation in DIFC, Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi and all UAE courts.

CORPORATE, COMMERCIAL AND BUSINESS LAWS (Advisory and documentation).

  • Mergers, acquisitions, takeovers and restructuring.
  • Private equity transactional legal documentation.
  • Joint Venture and Cross-border investment.
  • Greenfield projects and news businesses legal advisory.
  • Due diligence, legal auditing and compliance.
  • Documentation- drafting of diverse transactional documents, agreements, contracts and notices.
  • Government advisory and liaison.
  • Structuring and formation of all types of companies in the UAE, including mainland, Free Zone and Offshore.
  • Regulatory and compliance management.

LABOUR AND IMMIGRATION

  • Dispute Resolution, UAE Labour Law advice, well-structured documentation of Employment Contracts, Non-Disclosure Agreements, Employee Handbook and Policy drafting.

PROPERTY LAW

  • Real estate acquisitions/disposals.
  • Construction law and FIDIC.

BANKING AND FINANCE

  • Regulatory work and handling all areas of financial services.
  • Incorporation of DFSA regulated companies and listing funds in DIFC
  • UAE capital market, bonds and Sukuks.
  • Project finance.
  • banking litigation and arbitration.

E-COMMERCE AND CYBER LAW

  • Legal advisory & structuring
  • Malware & phishing offences
  • Hacking, Computer misuse act offences
  • Breach of Copyright and Trademark
  • Internet Fraud, Online Fraud, Email Fraud

TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS

  • Advise and documentation, handling cargo claims, personal injury claims and litigation.

PORTS & TERMINALS

  • Maritime claims and litigation, drafting and negotiation of concession agreement, terminal services agreement, handling acquisition and disposal of terminals.

INSURANCE AND REINSURANCE

  • Legal advice related to insurance activity, negotiation and execution, mediation and support in claim management, insurance litigation and regulatory matters.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

  • Infringement.
  • Trademark, Patents, Designs and Copyright Registration.

WILLS, ESTATE AND SUCCESSION PLANNING

  • Drafting and registering Wills and Probate in DIFC and Dubai courts.
  • Shariah Law.

BUSINESS STRUCTURING AND RESTRUCTURING

  • Advice on business structuring, restructuring and reorganisation of the legal and beneficial ownership of UAE companies, and management and operational structuring from the UAE legal perspective.
  • Drafting, negotiating and advising shareholders agreement and all related structuring agreements.