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
Sofian has joined Al Tamimi & Company’s office in 2017. Sofian has worked on various Banking & Finance transactions since he has joined the firm, getting experience in such transactions in the Jordanian, Qatari and Iraqi markets. In particular, Sofian has assisted as Lender’s Counsel on a number of finance products, including bi-lateral and syndicated loans, project finance and trade finance. Sofian has also advised and helped new and existing companies (especially financial institutions), from a regulatory perspective, in setting-up their companies and/or in obtaining the relevant licenses when offering new products in Jordan and Qatar.
In 2021, Sofian joined the Corporate Structuring team in the Doha – Qatar office. Since then, he has been involved in various local, regional and international corporate transactions. He has also been advising and assisting local and international clients on all aspects of corporate law and in dealing with local authorities in Qatar.
Jordan & Iraq
2017 – L.L.M, University of Leeds
2016 – L.L.B, University of Jordan
2019 – Jordan Bar Association