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Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

THE EDGO ATRIUM 1, RAFIQ AL HARIRI AVENUE, ABDALI 11190, JORDAN
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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP comes highly recommended, not just for its strong Amman office, but also its broader network of offices in the Middle East. The 'very experienced and thorough' team includes the 'impressive' Lana Habash, and Iyad Zawaideh, Faisal Tabbaa and Nadim Kayyali, who are 'very client focused and adopt a commercial and pragmatic approach to solving legal challenges'. The firm acts for a wide range of major international and regional companies, including Ithmar Invest, Expedia, and Jordan Ahli Bank.

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Nadim Kayyali - Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP's highly-regarded disputes team is led by Ghaleb Al Faraj. It regularly acts on the full range of domestic commercial disputes, including labour, banking, distribution, IP and real estate claims. The firm's international arbitration offering also benefits from close links to the wider network in the Middle East and UK. Recently it advised Weir Group on a $7m non-payment supply dispute with a Jordanian company. The firm also represented the Dutch company Agrico in a similar non-payment claim against two local companies.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 2

Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP is heavily involved in the renewables sector where it provides comprehensive advice on all matters,  including major infrastructure projects. Major clients include Agrico, Scatec Solar and Jordan Projects for Tourism Development. Iyad Zawaideh leads the active team.

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