Renowned Intellectual Property expert Munir Suboh has joined Hadef & Partners to head the Intellectual Property practice in the Dubai office.
The Hassyan clean coal power project in Dubai has been awarded the Thomson Reuters PFIE (Project Finance Industry) Award for the “Middle East & Africa Power Deal of the Year 2016”. These awards acknowledge project finance excellence in the industry.
Each of our 13 newly promoted lawyers brings in-depth local and international legal experience to help our clients address any legal challenges.
Hadef & Partners was awarded both the Corporate Team and Real Estate & Construction Team of the Year at The Middle East Legal Awards 2016.
The firm has been re-awarded Most Responsive Domestic Firm in the UAE and also been recognised for work across 12 practice areas as voted for by in-house counsel.
Hadef & Partners was awarded Domestic Deal of the Year at the IFLR (International Financial Law Review) Middle East awards on Wednesday 19 October at the Burj Al Arab.
Leading UAE law firm, Hadef & Partners wins Middle East law firm of the Year in this year’s Corporate Counsel Middle East Awards.
The Corporate Counsel Awards are widely recognised as one of the most influential awards events in the region. A ceremony will be held on Thursday 12 May 2016, hosted by Legal Week, where in-house counsel, international and regional firms shall gather to celebrate the region’s legal achievements.
Hadef & Partners Dispute Resolution Partner Adrian Chadwick is re-elected to the DIFC Court Users’ Committee
On 1 January 2016, Hadef & Partners announced two Partner appointments in its Dubai Dispute Resolution team, Kadry Zaghawa and Mohammed Al Dhaheri. Further, Ashraf Sayed has been appointed Head of Commercial Property in Dubai, and Victoria Woods has been appointed Head of Commercial in Dubai.
Hadef & Partners has been nominated as Regional Law Firm of the Year in The Oath’s inaugural awards, as well as being selected for Banking & Finance Team of the Year and Litigation & Dispute Resolution Team of the Year.
Hadef & Partners has received 4 awards, having won UAE Firm of the Year 2015 in 3 practice areas as well as Most Responsive Domestic Firm in the UAE 2015.
Hadef & Partners is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted for Project Finance Deal of the Year in the IFLR Middle East Awards.
Hadef & Partners is delighted to announce they have won Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team of the Year at the Corporate Counsel Middle East Awards 2015.
Leading UAE law firm, Hadef & Partners, announces two Partner appointments in its Dubai office. Tim Watkins and Melissa Quai Currie have been promoted, effective from 1 January 2015.
Hadef & Partners release their latest biennial report on the legal state of the Dubai property market.
Partner, Omar Al Heloo has been voted Young Lawyer of the Year by an audience of 570 legal peers at the third annual DIFC Court Users Committee Lawyers Gala Dinner.
Hadef & Partners has received 9 awards, more than any other UAE law firm, having won UAE Firm of the Year 2014 in 8 practice areas as well as Most Responsive Domestic Firm in the UAE.
Hadef & Partners was recognised as ‘Most Responsive Domestic Firm of the year’ 2013 for a consecutive year within the UAE in the Asian MENA Counsel In-house Survey.
During the holy month of Ramadan, two Hadef & Partners lawyers joined a group of fellow lawyers from the UAE to collect and personally distribute charitable contributions to those in refugee camps.
A team from leading UAE law firm, Hadef & Partners, has embarked on another trip to help support refugee camps in Jordan this Ramadan.
Hadef & Partners were recently shortlisted for two awards at the Corporate Counsel Middle East Awards 2014, hosted by Legal Week.
Hadef & Partners has been shortlisted for two awards at the Corporate Counsel Middle East Awards 2014, hosted by Legal Week.
Hadef & Partners is delighted to announce that two of our partners, Tarik El Bakri and Michael Lunjevich have been named External Counsel of the Year.
Leading UAE law firm Hadef & Partners is delighted to announce the receipt of two awards at the Project Finance Deals of the Year 2013 Awards on 5 March 2014.
Hadef & Partners would like to add their congratulations to the Dubai Expo 2020 bid team on the phenomenal achievement of winning over 70% of the final round of voting at the OECD Conference Centre in Paris, thereby bringing the world to Dubai.
UAE law firm Hadef & Partners has been shortlisted in three categories for the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Middle East Awards, 2013. Law firms are nominated at this stage based on preliminary research and submissions. The IFLR awards dinner will be held in Dubai at the Burj Al Arab on October 23rd, 2013.
Hadef & Partners welcome further new joiners to the Employment, Banking & Finance and Real Estate & Commercial teams in Dubai. These teams have been increasingly busy over the past few months and the additions to these teams will ensure our ongoing commitment to delivering a high quality legal service to our clients.
Caroline O’Hare and Alan Rodgers of Hadef & Partners Banking & Finance team recently advised Metito on the documentation of a new $70 million financing from IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and DEG – Deutsche Investitions and Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH. The loans will help increase water efficiency and improve wastewater treatment in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) by increasing the availability of drinking water, improving wastewater treatment infrastructure, reducing waste costs, and decreasing health risks to local communities.
UAE law firm Hadef & Partners was awarded ‘Property & Construction Team of the Year’ for 2013 in the Corporate Counsel Middle East Awards (CCME) ceremony, which was jointly held by Legal Week and the Corporate Counsel Middle East Group at the Westin Mina Seyahi hotel on Thursday 16 May. The CCME awards celebrate legal excellence in the Middle East and are open to in-house legal teams and law firms operating throughout the region.
‘Care by Air’ is a UAE non-profit, logistics-related charitable initiative which was established to support the country’s humanitarian role across the globe. Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the initiative has already made a huge difference to the work of relief organisations as they can now rely on private business partnerships to help them deliver aid where it is needed throughout the world. Hadef & Partners involvement in supporting ‘Care by Air’ was recently nominated as Corporate Social Responsibility team of the Year Award in the Corporate Counsel Middle East Awards 2013.
Hadef & Partners was awarded ‘Property & Construction Team of the Year’ for 2013 in the Corporate Counsel Middle East Awards (CCME) ceremony, hosted by Legal Week.
Hadef & Partners was recognised as ‘Most Responsive Domestic Firm of the year’ for 2012 within the UAE in the Asian MENA Counsel In-house Survey. The firm was also named as Asian-MENA Counsel ‘Firm of the Year’ in five further categories: Corporate and M&A, Compliance/Regulatory, Employment, Litigation and Dispute Resolution and Real Estate/Construction, also receiving an honourable mention for Projects and Project Financing.
Monday 18 June, Dubai: Leading UAE law firm Hadef & Partners is pleased to announce today that renowned Middle East Banking & Finance expert Caroline O’Hare is joining Hadef & Partners as Head of Financial Services & Regulatory.
Hadef & Partners has assisted with the jointly owned property structuring and Owners’ Association (OA) establishment for Le Reve in Dubai Marina, one of Dubai’s most sought after and well established residential buildings. Full registration of the Le Reve OA with the Dubai Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA) will represent a significant milestone for the Dubai property market and the ongoing development of Dubai Law No.27 of 2007 (the Jointly Owned Property Law).
UAE law firm Hadef & Partners was recognised as a “Friend of the Arts” at the annual Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Patron of the Arts Awards 2012.
In one of the biggest employment cases to be heard by the Dubai Courts, Hadef & Partners have successfully obtained a Court of Appeal judgment for AED35,390,026 for an ex-employee of Majid Al Futtaim Group.
A contractor has been successful in a judgment against Nakheel PJSC. Technical Architects General Contracting Company LLC (TAGC) held onto a judgment against Nakheel for over AED58 million in the Dubai World Tribunal (DWT).
Hadef & Partners was recognised as the best UAE law firm for 2012 in the following categories: Corporate & Commercial, Dispute Resolution and Banking & Finance; more categories than any other law firm. This is the first time in the history of the World Finance Legal Awards that three awards were given to a single firm in a year in any of the territories nominated for these awards.
Head of Real Estate & Commercial, Michael Lunjevich and JOP Law expert, Brent Baldwin of law firm Hadef & Partners briefed over 100 delegates on topics including: how to deal effectively with developers during the transitional period; current options for recovery of service charges; considerations in choosing an Owners’ Association manager; managing Boards and Owners’ Associations and voluntary governance regimes; issues to consider when thinking about structures for your community; and responsibilities and liabilities of Board members.
Leading UAE law firm Hadef & Partners, today published a report titled The cost of owning freehold property in Dubai.