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King & Wood Mallesons

SUITE 303, LEVEL 3, PARK PLACE, SHEIKH ZAYED ROAD, PO BOX 24482, DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
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www.kwm.com
Beijing, Beijing, Brisbane, Brussels, Canberra, Chengdu and 29 more

United Arab Emirates

Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 5

King & Wood Mallesons

King & Wood Mallesons’ M&A practice has particular strength handling Chinese investment into the Middle East. Sandeep Dhama (‘a diligent and pragmatic practitioner’) advised Beijing Miteno on the UAE aspects of its purchase of adtech company Media Net for $900m. Shawn Davis, who is ‘a very sharp lawyer with profound and diverse experience in projects in the Middle East’, ‘very professional, and always thinks ahead of his clients’, joined from Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP.

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United Arab Emirates: Dispute resolution

Arbitration and international litigation
Dispute resolution: arbitration and international litigation - ranked: tier 2

King & Wood Mallesons

King & Wood Mallesons is ‘very good at managing clients, setting clever strategies and dealing with large-value cases on a local and international level’. The firm has expertise in commercial and construction disputes, including high-profile DIFC cases, arbitration and litigation. Tim Taylor QC is ‘always able to deliver the best strategy and advocacy to suit his clients’ requirements’ – he represented Meydan Group, a cornerstone client, in litigation with key issues regarding the limits of the jurisdiction of the DIFC Courts. Joanne Strain (who is ‘building a portfolio of her own high-profile cases’) regularly acts in enforcement proceedings at the DIFC. Ghassan El Daye joined Charles Russell Speechlys LLP.

Leading individuals

Tim Taylor QC - King & Wood Mallesons

Next generation lawyers

Joanne Strain - King & Wood Mallesons

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Further information on King & Wood Mallesons

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United Arab Emirates

Offices in Dubai

Australia

Offices in Sydney, Perth, Canberra, Brisbane, and Melbourne

China

Offices in Beijing, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Beijing, Chongqing, Zhejiang, Shandong, Shandong, Sanya, Jiangsu, and Tianjin

Spain

Offices in Madrid

Hong Kong

Offices in Hong Kong

London

Offices in London EC4R and London EC2V

Asia Pacific: Regional International Arbitration

Singapore

Offices in Singapore

Legal Developments by:
King & Wood Mallesons

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    On 3 December 2010, Ofcom published its final statement setting out its analysis of the state of competition in the wholesale broadband access (WBA) market and the measures it is taking to protect consumers in situations where competition alone is insufficient. 

    - SJ Berwin LLP

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