07 Mar 2023

An overview of private client laws and regulations in the UAE

Authored by: Ahmad Sergieh and Sonia Dukes

We are delighted to have authored the UAE Chapter of the 2023 Legal 500 Private Client Comparative Guide.

The aim of this Guide is to provide you with a general overview of the main considerations that are generally taken into account in the context of estate and succession planning including from a corporate structuring, licensing, regulatory, tax, succession, wills, trusts, foundations and other relevant perspective.

There have been a number of recent developments within the UAE in the Private Client space including a number of new laws and regulations which have been enacted both at local and federal levels.

Accordingly, we have been advising our clients on strategic and creative solutions to navigate this intricate and continuously changing landscape.

We hope you find the guide useful and please do not hesitate to contact our team should you require any assistance.

Please click here to download the guide.


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