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
Gretta is a seasoned corporate lawyer with a Lebanese and foreign educational background and expertise in all types of corporate transactions and in complex restructuring matters. She provides legal advice to corporate clients, ranging from the SMEs, to family groups and multinational companies, all from diverse business sectors including inter alia, banking and financial institutions, real estate, construction and property development, insurance and reinsurance, hospitality, franchise, energy and infrastructure, healthcare, information technology, telecommunication and e-commerce.
She has extensive knowledge of corporate and commercial laws including, UAE Commercial Companies Law and specializes in contracts, business start-ups, structuring and re-structuring, M&As, JVs and corporate alliances, legal due diligence, corporate governance, management and board structure, debt financing and contentious shareholders’ disputes, labor and employment, with the ability to handle complex and cross-border legal issues promptly and effectively.
Gretta is member of the ICC listed arbitrators and has also acted as counsel in numerous ad-hoc and institutional commercial arbitration and is a lecturer in Commercial and Corporate Law at USEK University-Lebanon.
2006 – Master’s Degree (Private International Law and International Trade), University of Paris II Pantheon-ASSAS, Law School, France
2005 – Lebanese Law Degree (Private Law), Saint-Joseph University, Lebanon
2007 – Member of Beirut Bar Association