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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

Gordon Barr

Tel:
Work +971 4 364 1737
Email:
Al Tamimi & Company

Work Department

Employment, Hotels & Leisure

Position

Partner, Employment

Career

Gordon Barr is a Partner in the Employment practice in Dubai.

Gordon has worked in the Middle East for a number of years and has wide experience in advising upon contentious and non-contentious matters. Gordon is a Part I and Part II Registered legal practitioner with a right of audience before the DIFC Courts and is also well versed in litigation before the Labour Courts. A key part of Gordon’s practice involves advising clients within the banking and financial services sector including compensation and benefit advice.

Prior to joining Al Tamimi, Gordon spent a number of years within the Employment Law department of a leading UK firm. During this time Gordon acted for a wide range of blue chip clients with his practice including the representation of corporate clients before Employment Tribunals throughout the UK.

Languages

English

Member

1996 – Scottish Law Society

Education

2003 – Dip LP, University of Aberdeen

1998 – LLB (Hons), University of Strathclyde


United Arab Emirates

Employment

Within: Employment

Al Tamimi & Company‚Äôs ‚Äėknowledgeable and responsive group‚Äô ranks among the largest employment practices in the region. Highlights included Ivor McGettigan¬†advising GE Power on the Middle East employment aspects of its sale of GE Water & Process Technologies to Suez. On the contentious side, department lead Samir Kantaria¬†represented Gulf Bridge International in a claim concerning dual employment rights. Gordon Barr¬†is also noted.

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