Firm Profile > Taher Group Law Firm (TAG) > Kuwait City, Kuwait

Taher Group Law Firm (TAG)
2532 SAFAT, 13026

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 2

Taher Group Law Firm (TAG) is praised by clients for its 'unique, consistent services'. It advises clients in the hospitality, healthcare and service industries, among others. Abdulaziz Alkhateeb and Khalid Alkhateeb are the joint heads of the team, which advises on company formation, joint ventures, commercial contracts, and other transactional and general corporate law advisory work. In addition to advising Kuwaiti companies on their outbound activities, the group assists international corporates with Kuwaiti law issues.


The management and the team have a ton of experience and exposure to matters related to the commercial and corporate matters. They have answers to all our issues and it does not require them much time to delve into the matter.’

The team is also multilingual, which is very handy when we bring in our clients who immediately feel very comfortable. Their services have been very consistent and timely which perfectly allows us to meet our commitments especially in terms of consultations or contract negotiations. Taher Group Law Firm surely stands out in comparison with other law firms and we are proud to know they have our back!

Key clients

Al-Khonaini General Trading & Contracting Company W.L.L.

Assaquib& Alhusseini General Trading & Contracting Company

Hilton Kuwait Resorts

Dispute resolution Tier 2

Taher Group Law Firm (TAG)'s team garners praise from clients for its 'core knowledge' of Kuwaiti law and 'personal touch'. Its dispute resolution work covers areas such as capital markets and M&A, among others. The 'elite' and 'professionalAbdulaziz Alkhateeb has been active in banking and finance dispute resolution since the 1960s and is the first registered arbitrator in Kuwait. Known for his 'quality advice', Khalid Alkhateeb is equally strong in litigation and arbitration. Jamal Alkhateeb recently joined the firm from his private practice and has experience of family law, inheritance, endowments and criminal medical malpractice.


Taher Group Law Firm has been our long-standing legal advisers. The firm has core knowledge of various practice areas of law. The founders of the firm have been our backbone since their association with the founder of our foundation. They have been delivering sound advice and have taken extra care to guarantee and safeguard our interests. Their key capabilities are well-informed, with up to date legal knowledge. We can always turn to members of the firm whenever we have an issue or something we legally cannot understand.

Taher Group Law Firm provides a thorough review of the matter, and they do read the fine print! This is the uniqueness of the firm. The International department is excellent, which involves due diligence and risk management which saves us the trouble of avoiding dispute. The firm by itself is known for being one of the oldest law firms in Kuwait and is in their fiftieth (50th) year of existence. In comparison to other firms, I would say they have a leverage of their own in terms of their professional services.’

Key clients

Maribeni-Itouchu Steel

Agora For Trading & Contracting Company

Wara Construction Company

Taher Group Law Firm (TAG) was set up in 1969 on Fahad Al Salim Street, Al Sharq Al Awsat Building, Kuwait. Upon establishment, the Group was headed by Dr. Jamal Eddin Ateyyah, attorney at law, holder of a PhD in the International Law from the French Sorbonne University, and one of the founders of the first Islamic bank worldwide in Luxembourg County.

Mr. Abdul Aziz Taher Al-Khateeb is one of the Kuwaiti lawyer forerunners as he was enrolled in the Kuwaiti bar for practising the legal profession in 1969. Afterwards, the Group was joined by Mr. Khaled Taher Al-Khateeb, Mr. Jamal Taher Al-Khateeb and Mr. Fawaz Khaled Al-Khateeb along with other expert lawyers.

Throughout its fifty-year existence in the field, the Group took up ten thousands of lawsuits and consultancies in all legal aspects, which confers upon its proven track record. (The first premises of the Group on Fahad Al Salim Street 1969).

Mr. Ahmed Tawfiq joined the group as an executive partner in the Cairo office in the Arab Republic of Egypt to extend the group’s legal services within the region. Taher Group Law Firm provides full services before all courts of the Arab Republic of Egypt and Kuwait, including the Supreme and Constitutional Courts. The Group currently represents many individuals, companies, in various fields of law including investments, corporate, real estate, taxation, labor& employment laws in addition to other legal disciplines both in Kuwait and Cairo.

The International Department in the Group is Headed by Mr Vinson Vaz who has more than 17 years of PQE in law.

To render Taher Group Law Firm as a leading local, regional and International law Firm with global standards in terms of provision of service through high quality and advanced legal standards with its main objective being to ensure the continuous development in its performance in a sustainable manner.

With an intention to diffuse the service of Justice through a consolidation of the principle of the rule of law through raising awareness and disseminating the legal culture between the components of the society, individuals and institutions and to find its correct understanding and respect for the law and to comply with the same by establishing a stable society which shall be interdependent and secure.
Work in support of the profession and sophistication to evolve into modernity, and to continually generate professional ethics and boost in order to ensure its push to an elevated position in modern society.

The Group exercises annual activities aiming at upgrading the level of the community legal culture, including issuing various legal publications and research papers, which contributes in dispersing the legal awareness, paramount among which are the following.

Criminalization and Penalty in non-penal codes by Mr. Abdul Aziz Taher Al Khateeb, “the Group founder”.
The encyclopedia of Terms and Deadlines in Kuwaiti Laws by Mr. Abdul Aziz Taher Al Khateeb.
This in addition to more than twenty legal research paper made in depth by the collaboration of the Group lawyers, where these papers handle various legal perspective areas. Such papers are published in various places, e.g. the Lawyer Magazine, Kuwait University, daily and weekly newspapers and websites.
TAG has one of the largest legal libraries in Kuwait. The Library includes more than 5000 legal books in the field of law. It is renewed periodically with all the literature and modern legal books obtained from local, regional and international jurisprudence. It has rare collections of fundamental original legal works that extend to the early 20th century.

Taher Group also provides legal services to Fortune 500 listed companies as well as leading small and medium-sized companies in their field. The Group also offers its services directly through its law firm based in the Arab Republic of Egypt in Cairo.

Department Name Email Telephone
International Department Vinson Vaz 1803020
Litigation Fawaz Alkhateeb 1803020
Photo Name Position Profile
 Fawaz Alkhateeb photo Fawaz Alkhateeb Senior Partner & Attorney
 Khalid Alkhateeb photo Khalid Alkhateeb Founding Partner & Managing Partner
 Abdulaziz Alkhateeb photo Abdulaziz Alkhateeb Founding Attorney
Mr Jamal Alkhateeb  photo Mr Jamal Alkhateeb Senior Partner & Attorney
Abdulaziz Alkhateeb : Founder & Partner
Khalid Alkhateeb : Founder & Managing Partner
Jamal Alkhateeb : Senior Partner & Attorney - Personal Status & Employment Law
Fawaz Alkhateeb : Senior Partner & Attorney - Criminal & Corporate and financial crimes
Mohammed Alkhateeb : Senior Attorney
Amal A Alkout : Of Counsel
Magdy Mujahid : Counsel
Vinson vaz : Senior legal adviser/consultant at the International Department
Abdul-Rahman Ismail : Counsel
Mahmoud Nour-Eldin : Counsel
Hani Abdul Hafiz : Counsel
English (fluent)
Hindi (and several Indian regional languages)
Farsi (Persian)
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