Biography

Rebecca Nakad is an Associate in Al Tamimi & Company’s Arbitration Team based in the Dubai Office.

Before relocating to Dubai, Rebecca worked as a lawyer in Lebanon. She has experience in the corporate, commercial, labour and intellectual property rights fields, including litigation.

Rebecca has been involved in many cases involving business acquisitions and corporate structuring, and her practice encompasses general commercial agreements, local and cross-border distribution agreements (especially in the pharmaceutical field), confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements, share purchase agreements, memorandum of understanding, manufacturing and supply agreements, and opinion work regarding employment matters.

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Recent Experience

  • Acting for the claimant on their claim for breach of an agreement for sale by the respondent a UAE-based construction company, on a DIAC case seated in Dubai
  • Defending the respondent, a company part of a very well-known business group in the UAE in a DIAC case seated in Dubai involving a construction dispute.

Language(s)

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French

Education

2018 – LLM in Business Law, Saint Joseph University

2014 – Master degree in private Law, Saint Joseph University

2013 – LLB, Saint Joseph University, Lebanon

Admission

2015 – Beirut Bar Association, Lebanon

Practice(s)