The final Law Update of 2022 is here, and it’s packed full of articles. The double edition features two focus areas, first is a spotlight on Energy and Resources and second we feature a collection of articles on Transport and Logistics. The developments occurring in these sectors in the MENA region are unprecedented and our lawyers cover vast themes for you.
The Energy and Resources focus features topics such as diversifying energy resources, solar PV, mining in the Middle East, renewable energy and green hydrogen. From a transport perspective, we draw attention to the Bahrain metro project, discuss the challenges and remedies associated with the repossession of an aircraft, and there is advice on what to consider should a party vary the terms of a shipping contract.
This edition navigates you through updates from across jurisdictions such as, Oman, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Iraq, Qatar, and the UAE. Each article is timely and provides insights into legal issues and cases that are affecting these sectors across the region.Read the full edition
Al Tamimi & Company took home five awards at the awards ceremony
Al Tamimi & Company, the region’s largest law firm, enjoyed a number of successes at the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Middle East Awards 2015, winning a total of five awards.
Essam Al Tamimi, the firm’s Senior Partner, was also awarded the IFLR’s inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award, in recognition of his significant and sustained contribution to the development of the legal market in the Middle East. Essam was recognised for a career spanning 30 years, which has involved building up the region’s strongest law firm, assisting with drafting the UAE’s various laws and regulations, and his pivotal role in promoting the growth of a dynamic legal sector in the Middle East.
Al Tamimi won awards across a variety of categories including:
Essam Al Tamimi said;
“We are delighted with our success at the IFLR Middle East Awards, which is testament to the firm’s excellence and also a strong indicator that we are continuing to cement our position as the number one law firm in the region.”
“I am also honoured to have been awarded the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award. The region’s legal landscape has undergone radical change over the past 30 years, and Al Tamimi has played an important part in its development and growth. I have a fantastic team, and I look forward to working closely with them to ensure continued positive momentum and growth going forward.”