As we witness the evolution of the regulatory landscape across the MENA region, it was timely for us to investigate and lift the lid, on what is keeping the region’s legal decision-makers awake at night.
Our first-of-its-kind report titled Legal Leaders in MENA is out now! It captures the views of 700 legal decision-makers across nine countries and 13 industry sectors in MENA, as well as in-depth interviews with experts from key sectors such as financial services and education to name a few, which revealed the emerging risks and priorities challenging the legal sector across the region.
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Neil is Head of Sports and Events at Al Tamimi & Company, based in our Dubai Office. Neil has over 10 years’ experience advising on sports, events and general commercial matters, with the majority of his time being spent as Vice President, Legal at Liverpool Football Club, where he led the commercial in-house legal team.
Neil has worked on an array of sporting and event matters including, high profile sponsorship deals, kit supply deals, international tours/events, concerts, venue hires, soccer schools, ticketing, hospitality, retail, licensing, ambassador and player endorsement deals, player and manager image rights, liaising with sports governing bodies, broadcasting, commission agreements; and contractual disputes.
Neil’s particular strength is his ability to balance client commercial requirements alongside risk protection. Having led a team of lawyers at one of the biggest football clubs in the world Neil understands the importance of navigating the many legal challenges that the sporting world can often present.
2007 – LLB Law (Hons), Lancaster University
2008 – Post Graduate Diploma in Law – Legal Practice Course. College of Law, Chester
2010 – England & Wales, Solicitor