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
Yomna is an Associate in the Banking & Finance and Corporate Commercial practices in Al Tamimi & Company’s Kuwait office.
Yomna is a qualified lawyer in civil law jurisdiction with more than 9 years of work experience in top tier law firms in the Middle East with extensive experience in complex M&A, Capital Market transactions and Commercial Matters.
Yomna represents regularly both lenders and companies in a variety of banking and finance transactions. Her clients include regional, European and US banks, and corporate borrowers. She has also served as a counsel on both the financier and borrower side of a number of Shari’a complaint transactions.
Yomna’s experience includes advising the clients regularly on diverse legal queries spanning over different law sectors including Commercial Law, Banking Law, Capital Market Law, Civil Law and Companies Law with excellent expertise in drafting and reviewing different types of commercial agreements.
Yomna worked and participated in executing many M&A transactions that included conducting legal due diligence and legal research in respect of different business sectors such as healthcare, education, food and beverage, software applications and heavy industries (e.g. petrochemicals and steel industries).
2013 – Master Degree in International Commercial Comparative Law, IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indiana
2011 – LL.B. (license en droit) from Faculty of Law, English Section, Cairo University, Egypt
2011 – Admitted at Egyptian Bar Association