Recognised as a “Leader in his field” by Chambers Global, 2013
Alex McGeoch leads the employment practice in Dubai. Sources appreciate his "very clear advice" and note that "he is quick to respond and very attentive to our needs." Chambers Global, 2013
Alex heads Hadef & Partners' Employment practice in Dubai. Prior to joining the firm, Alex made a close study of UAE labour law provisions. Subsequently he co-authored an employment law guide for use by HR managers in the UAE, the Hadef Labour Law Guide
As head of the Employment team, he currently advises on a wide variety of employment issues and has acknowledged expertise as a document-drafter and innovator. In addition he is a registered practitioner before the DIFC courts.
Alexander graduated in Arabic from Oxford University and qualified as a member of both the English and Scottish Bars. As well as being a specialist in employment law, he has extensive experience in banking and finance and corporate/commercial matters, gathered in the course of over 20 years practice in the Gulf region.