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ASAR - Al Ruwayeh & Partners

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ASAR ‒ Al Ruwayeh and Partners is an award-winning law firm operating in the State of Kuwait since 1977, and in the Kingdom of Bahrain since 2006. The firm is considered a leading tier one corporate law firm and the largest full service corporate and commercial law firm in Kuwait. ASAR is one of the …

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Legal market overview in Bahrain

Bahrain has a steady economy underpinned by its oil wealth and has been relatively impacted by the global slash in oil prices. Elsewhere, other key industries that remain active include the financial, petrochemicals and telecoms sectors. The healthcare industry continues to boom, with various new financings in the market for new public hospitals, clinics and health clinics. Launched in 2008, the Bahrain Economic Vision 2030 aims to diversify the economy and invest into the private sector, creating a more sustainable and fair government, society and economy.International firms Baker & McKenzie Limited and Charles Russell Speechlys LLP dominate the market alongside regional powerhouse Al Tamimi & Company. Well-established local firms Zu’bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal ConsultantsHassan Radhi & Associates and Newton Legal are also key players handling their lions’ share of the work.