Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers
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Amir Dahbain promoted to partner at Banks Legal

Banks Legal & Corporate has announced the appointment of Amir Dahbain as partner. Dahbain’s promotion is in recognition of his personal contribution to the growth of the firm. Speaking on behalf of the firm, managing partner...


Clint Steyn returns to Bracewell’s projects team in Dubai

Bracewell LLP announced that Clint Steyn has rejoined the firm in Dubai as a partner and regional head of projects. Steyn most recently was general counsel and company secretary at Alcazar Energy, a leading owner, operator...


CMS Dubai promotes head of TMT to partner

CMS has announced the promotion of Technology Media and Telecommunications (“TMT”) specialist Rob Flaws to partner. Flaws joined the firm in September 2017 to head up a brand new TMT practice in the Middle East and...


Michael Black QC, a resident in the UAE

Michael Black QC is now resident in the UAE in order to focus on his practice as Counsel and Arbitrator in the MENASA and East Asia Regions. Michael’s presence in the Region as a senior member...


Stephenson Harwood recruits Nicholas Robinson as partner

Stephenson Harwood LLP has strengthened its finance practice with the appointment of Nicholas Robinson as a partner in its Dubai office. Robinson has a track record in advising major regional and international financial institutions and corporates...

Jonathan Burton, Ali Al Assaad

DWF appoints two senior lawyers in Dubai

DWF has announced the appointments of corporate legal director, Jonathan Burton and senior associate Ali Al Assad as the business further enhances its corporate and employment offering across the Middle East. Burton joins DWF from a...

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