The final Law Update of 2022 is here, and it’s packed full of articles. The double edition features two focus areas, first is a spotlight on Energy and Resources and second we feature a collection of articles on Transport and Logistics. The developments occurring in these sectors in the MENA region are unprecedented and our lawyers cover vast themes for you.
The Energy and Resources focus features topics such as diversifying energy resources, solar PV, mining in the Middle East, renewable energy and green hydrogen. From a transport perspective, we draw attention to the Bahrain metro project, discuss the challenges and remedies associated with the repossession of an aircraft, and there is advice on what to consider should a party vary the terms of a shipping contract.
This edition navigates you through updates from across jurisdictions such as, Oman, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Iraq, Qatar, and the UAE. Each article is timely and provides insights into legal issues and cases that are affecting these sectors across the region.Read the full edition
Damian is a Senior Associate based in the DIFC and working in the International Litigation Group, our specialist common law litigation team. Prior to joining Al Tamimi, Damian was a Partner in the dispute resolution team at one of Africa’s leading law firms. He also spent time at a global law firm in London, as a Managing Associate in the dispute resolution and arbitration team.
Damian’s practice includes dispute resolution focused on corporate and commercial litigation, and he has advised clients on a number of complex and high-profile disputes in both court and arbitration. He also has a wealth of experience in financial services disputes, corporate fraud and regulatory investigations, insolvency and business rescue related matters, and has provided litigation support in several forensic investigations. Damian has acted in DIFC jurisdictional disputes, and in several matters to have foreign awards recognised and enforced in the DIFC, and obtained orders to freeze assets located in DIFC, UAE and jurisdictions around the world.
2017 – Law of Banking and Financial Markets, University of Witwatersrand
2012 – Bachelor of Laws, Nelson Mandela University
2010 – Bachelor of Commerce, Nelson Mandela University
2022 – Registered Legal Practitioner of Dubai Land Affairs Department
2022 – Registered Legal Practitioner of the DIFC Courts
2015 – Attorney, High Court of South Africa