27 Feb 2017


Authored by: Hadef & Partners Press Office

We were delighted to once again sponsor this annual conference for the UAE in-house community. The day provided an excellent forum for in-house lawyers to network with industry peers and thought leaders to debate industry developments and challenges.

The morning started with Welcome Remarks by Patrick Dransfield, Director, In-House Community followed by the lively plenary session “In-House Lawyering and External Counsel: uncovering the relationship between Cost, Quality and Value”in which Sadiq Jafar, Managing Partner participated and which was chaired by Evangelos Apostolou.

Victoria Woods, Partner, Head of Corporate Practice Group was our first speaker of the day presenting on "Cracking the contract – Dos and Don’ts when drafting and reviewing UAE legal contracts". This workshop highlighted key areas that can be challenging.

Our afternoon seminar, “Expo 2020 – The Legal Story So Far” was presented by Sadiq Jafar, Managing Partner and Nicholas Jennings, Senior Associate from our Corporate Team.