Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers

Stephenson Harwood expands India practice

Stephenson Harwood LLP has expanded its India practice with the arrival of Sunita Singh-Dalal, who joins the firm’s Dubai office as an Of Counsel. Singh-Dalal brings extensive experience of cross border corporate, commercial, dispute resolution and private client...


Rob Harker joins DLA Piper

DLA Piper has appointed project finance lawyer, Rob Harker, as a partner in its Middle East Finance and Projects practice, based in Dubai. Rob joins the firm from Bracewell, where he was a partner since 2014....


EMAC’s new appointment to Case Management Team

Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC) has appointed Jyothi Mani to its expanding Case Management team. “We are pleased to welcome Jyothi Mani to the EMAC Team. Jyothi brings with her a great deal of case handling...


Ashurst strengthens Middle East oil and gas offering

Ashurst has bolstered its Middle East oil and gas team with the transfer of John King, senior energy and resources counsel from the firm’s Perth office to Abu Dhabi. King is a well-renowned practitioner in the oil...


Ince & Co hires senior transactional maritime lawyer

Ince & Co has announced that David Galea, a senior maritime lawyer, will be joining the firm as a partner in the Dubai office on June 1, 2018. Galea’s appointment augments Ince & Co’s transactional capability...


Next generation duo shake-up leadership at DWF

With effect from May 1, 2018, DWF appointed Shiraz Sethi as the middle east managing partner and James Fox as head of dispute resolution. The duo have an ambitious growth plan, building on the firm’s success...


K&L Gates appoints Jonathan Sutcliffe

K&L Gates LLP has added arbitration and dispute resolution partner Jonathan Sutcliffe to its Dubai office. He has been based in Dubai for over eight years and joins K&L Gates from Baker Botts LLP. Having previously worked in London, Houston, and New...


New partner at Stephenson Harwood

Stephenson Harwood LLP has expanded its corporate practice with the arrival of Sandeep Dhama as a partner in its Dubai office. Dhama brings a wealth of experience advising clients from the GCC, and international clients investing...


Darren Harris joins PwC Legal Middle East

PwC Legal Middle East LLP appoints Darren Harris as legal services leader and head of mergers & acquisitions (M&A) for the Middle East. Harris joins PwC Legal Middle East LLP from Addleshaw Goddard in Dubai where...

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