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
Omar Al Qahtani is a Kuwaiti national and bilingual lawyer, with over 15 years of experience representing clients in Kuwait law related matters across a variety of industry sectors and practice areas. In 2007, after receiving his bachelors in law at Philadelphia University, Omar qualified in Kuwait. He joined Al Tamimi & Company in 2013 and continued scoring victories for the Kuwait office’s litigation practice while successfully advocating for his clients. In 2019 he was named the Kuwait Office’s Head of Litigation.
Omar Al Qahtani represents clients across a broad range of industries and practice areas and is qualified to represent clients before the Court of First Instance, the Court of Cassation and the Constitutional Court of the State of Kuwait. Omar continues to bring his client-focused approach to advocacy today whether he is representing a client in a family law matter, commercial litigation, or criminal defense.
Omar recently led a seminar discussing the Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards and Foreign Judgements before the Courts of the State of Kuwait.
2007 – Bachelor of Law, Philadelphia University
2007 – Kuwait Lawyer Society