The first Law Update of 2024 is here, and our first focus of the year spotlights Healthcare and Lifesciences, a sector that is undergoing significant growth and development across the MENA region.
Our focus provides an insight into some of the most important regulatory updates across the region, such as the UAE’s groundbreaking law on the use of human genome, Kuwait’s resolution on nuclear and radioactive materials, the new regulations for healthcare services in Qatar, Egypt’s healthcare regulatory framework, and the impact of the Saudi Civil Transactions Law on the healthcare and life sciences sector … and there is so much more!
Beyond the healthcare pages our lawyers share with you multi-sector insights where you will discover articles on Dubai’s DIFC regulatory framework for startups, Bahrain’s commercial agencies law, and we also shed light on Kuwaiti civil code and the advantages of setting up a joint stock company in Saudi Arabia.Read the full edition
Thomas advises clients on how to invest and operate in Iraq, this includes assisting many international and local corporates and financial institutions. His areas of expertise include international mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, project development, operational and general corporate matters, with a particular focus on the energy, natural resources, and major infrastructure sectors.
His extensive commercial experience is publicly recognized by the Legal 500 as “Fantastic” and includes advising a large proportion of Asian national oil companies (NOCs) and international oil companies (IOCs) in addition to various contractors and financial institutions operating in many sectors in Iraq.
Prior to Iraq, Thomas worked for leading U.S. and magic circle law firms in Europe and Asia where he acted on transactions in multiple countries around the globe.
2008 – Solicitor of England & Wales