Published: Jan 16, 2022

Al Tamimi & Company announces six new partners

Al Tamimi & Company, the leading law firm in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), is proud to announce six new partners across the region, taking its total number of partners to 81, across 16 offices in nine countries.

The promotions will take effect from 1 January 2022 and are within the firm’s Banking, Corporate Commercial, Real Estate, Litigation, and Digital & Data departments.

The law firm has continued to make partner promotions throughout the pandemic. In January 2021, seven lawyers were promoted to partner, a year on a further six have been recognised.

Samer Qudah, Managing Partner at Al Tamimi & Company, commented:

“As a firm, we are committed to ensuring that our most talented lawyers receive the recognition they deserve. In light of the impact the pandemic has had on businesses across the region, to promote 13 lawyers to partner over the last year is a wonderful achievement for our colleagues and the firm.

“This is a significant career milestone for our new partners and is a testament to their hard work and dedication. The achievement highlights the skills and talent of our people, as well as the resilience and ambition of Al Tamimi & Company as a law firm.”

The newly appointed partners are:

  1. Dana Abduljaleel – Amman, Banking
  2. Ahmed Al Barwani – Muscat, Corporate Commercial
  3. Malek Al Rifai – Dubai, Real Estate
  4. Omer Amery – Al Khobar, Litigation
  5. Hassan El Tahir – Abu Dhabi, Litigation
  6. Andrew Fawcett – Abu Dhabi, Digital & Data

These new partner appointments underline Al Tamimi & Company’s expertise and strength-in-depth across its departments and jurisdictions. The regional firm is renowned for combining international experience and quality of service with expert regional knowledge and understanding.