Firm Profile > Obeidat & Freihat > Amman, Jordan

Obeidat & Freihat
AMMAN, PO BOX 926544

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 1

Obeidat & Freihat is one of Jordan's top destinations for legal support on high-end corporate finance transactions and commercial projects. Co-managing partner Thamer Obeidat and Hussam Al-Kurd are both very active on the M&A front, while Ward Tarawneh is highly experienced in banking and finance.

Practice head(s):

Thamer Obeidat

Dispute resolution Tier 1

Abdelghaffar Freihat and Sufian Obeidat are two of the lead partners for disputes work at Obeidat & Freihat. The well regarded firm is a popular choice for civil and administrative disputes, and is also strong in white-collar criminal defence matters. Clients are drawn from a range of industries, including energy, mining, finance and manufacturing.

Practice head(s):

Abdelghaffar Freihat; Sufian Obeidat

Projects and energy Tier 1

Obeidat & Freihat regularly acts for sponsors and lenders on major infrastructure projects. The firm has been very active in the renewables sector and is also highly experienced in mining-related projects. Co-managing partner Thamer Obeidat is one of the firm's lead lawyers in this sector.

Practice head(s):

Thamer Obeidat

The firm: Obeidat Freihat was founded under a different name in 1985 by the current Senior Partner Ahmad Obeidat. The firm undertook all kinds of practice but mainly corporate work and contentious matters (Litigation and Arbitration). The firm currently has 32 lawyers between partners, associates and trainees.

Areas of practice: Obeidat Freihat represents a vast number of local and foreign clients in a wide range of matters including acquisitions, arbitration, banking, construction contracts and disputes, foreign investment, privatization-related advice and corporate structuring, general corporate matters, intellectual property, international business transactions, project finance, insurance, joint venture agreements, agency, franchise and distributorship agreements, civil and commercial litigation, oppositions and seizures, patents and trademarks, shipping and taxation.

Department Name Email Telephone
Mergers and Acquisitions Thamer Obeidat
Mergers and Acquisitions Hussam Al-Kurd
Commercial Arbitration Abdel Ghaffar Freihat
Commercial Arbitration Sufian Obeidat
Civil and Commercial Litigation Abdel Ghaffar Freihat
Civil and Commercial Litigation Mudar Obeidat
Banking Transactions Ward Tarawneh
Banking Transactions Sanaa Obeidat
Construction Contracts and Disputes Sufian Obeidat
Construction Contracts and Disputes Yazan Musmar
General Corporate Matters Nizar Obeidat
General Corporate Matters Tamara Khutat
Employment Law Mahmoud Freihat
Employment Law Sanaa Obeidat
Project Finance Ward Tarawneh
Project Finance Hussam Al-Kurd
Telecommunications and Media Thamer Obeidat
Energy and Water Projects Hussam Al-Kurd
Energy and Water Projects Zeina Gharaibeh
Intellectual Property Nizar Obeidat
Cross Border Transactions Thamer Obeidat
Cross Border Transactions Hussam Al-Kurd
Constitutional Law Sufian Obeidat
Photo Name Position Profile
 Thamer Obeidat  photo Thamer Obeidat