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Al Tamimi & Company

DIFC-6TH FLOOR, BUILDING 4 EAST, DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL CENTRE, PO BOX 9725, DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Tel:
Work +971 4 364 1641
Fax:
Fax +971 4 364 1777
Email:
Web:
www.tamimi.com

Tara Marlow

Tel:
Work +971 4 364 1641
Email:
Al Tamimi & Company

Work Department

Real Estate and Hotels & Leisure

Position

Partner and Head of Real Estate and Hotels & Leisure

Career

Tara Marlow is a Partner in the Real Estate practice in Dubai. Tara is also the Head of the Hotel and Leisure group.

Tara trained in the City of London, qualifying in 2000, and remained in private practice advising property developers, financial institutions, investors, landlords and tenants on all areas of commercial property and development law, before joining Al Tamimi & Company in Dubai in 2004. In 2006, Tara accepted the role of general counsel of the Hospitality division of a Dubai based hotel development and asset management company.  She established and managed a dedicated legal function, utilising her property development experience whilst gaining in-depth knowledge of the hotel industry. Tara advised on the development, construction, operation and asset management of a hotel portfolio spread across the MENA region comprising approximately 3,500 operational rooms, together with a number of hotel projects at various stages of development.

Tara re-joined Al Tamimi & Company in December 2009 to establish our Hospitality practice, bringing her combined hospitality and property development skills and experience.

Tara is regularly published in hotel industry and legal journals and is a regular speaker at hotel industry and real estate development seminars and conferences throughout the region.  Tara is ranked by Chambers & Partners Global legal directory with Band 2 ranking, and as a Leader in her field.

Languages

English

Member

Law Society of England & Wales

Education

1999 – Post-Graduate Diploma Professional Skills, College of Law

1997 – Post-Graduate Diploma Legal Practice, College of Law

1996 – Bachelor of Laws (Hons), Anglia Ruskin University


Saudi Arabia

Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Al Tamimi & Company has expertise in land acquisition and real estate development, and is also known for having established a number of real estate investment funds. Jeremy Scott divides his time between Riyadh and Dubai. Dubai-based Tara Marlow heads the real estate, hotel and leisure practice, and Euan Lloyd is a recommended senior counsel based in Abu Dhabi. Emad Salameh was promoted to partner in July 2018.

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United Arab Emirates

Real estate

Within: Leading individuals

Tara Marlow - Al Tamimi & Company

Within: Real estate

Al Tamimi & Company‚Äôs ‚Äėtop-tier practice‚Äô¬†handles a comprehensive range of real estate matters, with strong skill sets in commercial property and hotels and leisure.¬†Group head Tara Marlow¬†is highly rated and advised Sweid & Sweid Developments¬†on the ¬£280m sale of an office building. The group also includes the ‚Äėvery strong‚Äô Jeremy Scott, Mohammed Kawasmi¬†and ‚Äėimpressive‚Äô senior associate Andrew Balfe.

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