Yaqoub Al Munayae is a Partner at Al Tamimi & Company and is qualified to appear before the Court of Cassation and the Constitutional Court of Kuwait, which is the highest level of court in Kuwait.
Yaqoub obtained his Degree in Police Science from the Kuwait Police Academy in 1982, and thereafter, completed his LL.B Degree from the University of Alexandria, Egypt in 1991.
Yaqoub joined the Ministry of interior as First Lieutenant in year 1982 and has had over 20 years of experience at different departments in varied capacities with the Ministry of Interior, State of Kuwait. One of his major positions in the Ministry of Interior was when he was named as the director in the Cases Department, a position he held since 1994 until his retirement from service.
Given his vast and lengthy experience in the Kuwait legal system, Yaqoub is a legal expert in major facets of the laws of Kuwait, particularly in the areas of dispute resolutions, finance, international trade and practice and corporate & commercial transactions. Yaqoub has also represented multinational clients in IP related matters.
Yaqoub is one of the leading local lawyers in the area of Conventional and Islamic finance. He acted as the local counsel for a number of major finance transactions in Kuwait.
He represented various clients (local and international) in litigation matters in the Court of Cassation (the highest court in Kuwait) as well as arbitration proceedings ranging from small to large scale and complex cases.
1991 – Bachelor of Law, Alexandria University
1982 – Degree in Police Science, Kuwait Police Academy
International Bar Association
Kuwait Bar Association
Arab Regional Forum