This issue is filled with great insights and expert commentary on areas that are relevant to the legal landscape and highlight how the business community is embracing technology, media and telecommunications. There are various topics covered, from new ways of working and digital transformation in the finance sector to data protection regulatory updates and guidance. We also have a series of articles that focus on e-commerce across a number of jurisdictions.
You will also find insights from our lawyers around real estate analytics, tech trends, and data centres.
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Although the banking industry has had its challenges in recent years, Al Tamimi maintains a thriving Banking & Finance practice which has strengthened over the past few years. We serve local, regional and international clients and service a strong demand for the sophisticated services that we provide in tandem with extensive local knowledge and experience. As such, our Banking & Finance practice has excellent market penetration and advises a majority of the local and international banks and companies on their finance operations and activities across the GCC.
Our 30 lawyer Banking & Finance practice across our offices combines individuals with a true understanding of regional practices and those who have extensive international experience. The practice is truly full service, with our expertise ranging from regulation and licensing of financial institutions, product development, transactional finance, funds, debt capital markets, project finance and debt recovery. We also help banks be banks with our day to day support on local law banking issues.
The success of our regional practice is reflected in our appointment on a number of the most high profile transactions in the region. Below we provide a recent snapshot of the deals our department has been working on:
Head of Banking & Finance
Jody Glenn Waugh
Head of Jordan & Iraq offices
Head of Kuwait office