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Patrick Tweedale

Patrick Tweedale



+971 4 429 2999

Patrick is a Partner in the Corporate team in Dubai. He advises clients on a broad range of corporate transactions and has significant experience in M&A, private equity, joint ventures, corporate reorganisations and equity capital markets transactions. He has particular experience of advising on complex transactions across multiple jurisdictions.

Patrick advises institutional investors, corporates and management teams across a wide range of different industry sectors including hotels & leisure, technology and pharmaceuticals.

Prior to joining Hadef & Partners, Patrick worked in the corporate departments of DLA Piper in London and Dentons in Dubai. He holds a LLB (Law) degree from the University of Manchester, completed the Legal Practice Course at the College of Law, Chester and has been admitted as a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales since 2005.


  • “Patrick Tweedale is an excellent transactional lawyer. His technical legal skills combined with a commercial approach to getting deals done make him highly recommended.”

    Legal 500, 2023

  • Recognised as a “Leading individual” for Commercial, corporate and M&A

    Legal 500, 2021

  • Patrick Tweedale is a key contact for M&A work, including deals with both UAE and English law.

    Legal 500, 2021