Email: info@salimhadeedlegalconsult.com
Tel: 06-5376616
Our Services

Meeting Your Needs


We offer focused legal services in strategic business areas in the UAE, delivered by a team with extensive experience across the local commercial

landscape. Our lawyers are fluent in both Arabic and English, and can provide integrated and insightful advice tailored for local companies and multinational corporations in the country.

 

1. Banking & Finance.

We advise on all aspects of domestic and cross-border banking across a broad range of industries. Our experience includes secured and unsecured asset finance; corporate, commercial and trade finance; structured finance; conventional capital markets; securitization; derivatives; regulatory and legislative compliance; investment funds; Islamic finance; insurance and takaful; fraud; and DIFC law and insolvency.

 

2. Commercial Law.

We are experienced in drafting and negotiating a wide variety of commercial documentation, particularly in specialized sectors such as healthcare, retail and luxury brands, pharmaceuticals, and education. We also advise on commercial and civil matters under UAE law as well as on the enforceability of agreements in the country.

 

3. Corporate/M&A.

We advise on a full range of M&A, capital markets, private equity/funds, and general corporate and commercial matters. Our M&A experience extends to joint ventures, divestitures, financings, reorganizations, spinoffs, strategic alliances and other business combinations.

 

4. Regulatory and Compliance.

With an established presence in key financial centers, we are well-placed to help you stay compliant with local regulations, including in financial services, corporate governance, anti-corruption and bribery, privacy laws, trade sanctions, renewable energy, and clean technology. We maintain close links with UAE ministries and government departments, as well as regularly draft major legislation that impacts the local legal landscape. Our thorough understanding of UAE law and legislative developments result in pragmatic advice on all regulatory and legislative matters.

 

5. Employment.

We advise on all aspects of UAE labor law and provide legal support in the structuring, management and organization of your workforce. We also work closely with our dispute resolution team on employment disputes before the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs, UAE courts and the DIFC.


6. Real Estate.

We provide legal support across project lifecycles, from initial land acquisition to corporate structuring and joint ventures, project financing, construction, development, sub-division, titling and leasing. We work with landlords and tenants on leasing issues arising from industrial estates, warehousing and other commercial uses. We have also advised master developers, sub-developers, investment funds and Islamic banks on large-scale, mixed-use integrated tourism, commercial hotel, retail and residential developments.

 

7. Construction.

We counsel on all aspects of construction law, from project inception to completion, and assist in procurement, contractual documentation and dispute resolution. We are experienced in drafting and amending standard forms of contract used in the region, including FIDIC. We also draft non-standard, project-specific contracts.

 

 

8. Hotels, Resorts & Tourism.

We assist owners, managers and lenders on high-profile acquisitions and dispositions as well as on financing, joint venture, and ground lease transactions. We have also represented clients in negotiations of hotel management, licensing, branding and franchising agreements. In addition, we engage construction professionals and finalize construction projects concerning new developments and rehabilitation.

 

9. Litigation.

We have full rights of audience before all courts of the UAE, free zone authorities and tribunals, as well as advise on all aspects of litigation including civil, commercial, criminal and DIFC, in every industry and area of the law. Our local court advocates are native to the UAE and can conduct litigation proceedings in Arabic.

 

10. Arbitration.

We represent clients during English and Arabic proceedings in the UAE and abroad, including arbitrations that involve the Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC), the Abu Dhabi Conciliation and Commercial Arbitration Centre (ADCCAC), the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce, and the London Court of International Arbitration. We can also draft multi-language expert reports and participate in ad hoc arbitration proceedings and other forms of alternative dispute resolution such as mediation

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11. Maritime, Transport & Trade.

We advise on maritime law negotiations and proceedings before local and international port authorities and government departments. Our experience includes complex maritime disputes, including liability actions and settlements.

12. Sports Law.

We provide a comprehensive range of legal services through out UAE, covering all areas relevant to the sports industry,such as brand protection and exploitation, broadcast agreement, disciplining issues and alternative dispute resolution.

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13. GENERAL CRIME

Our expertise includes: Advising victims of crime Advising victims of human rights' violations

Advising individuals and families affected by criminal proceedings

Dealing with the interaction of inquests and criminal proceedings

Dealing with domestic violence, complex divorce and child custody matters

Corruption, Bribery and related areas Extradition

Money Laundering and related areas

We have a good working relationship with the relevant prosecution and investigation bodies