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Bird & Bird

LEVEL 14, BURJ DAMAN, DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL CENTRE, PO BOX 507110, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
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United Arab Emirates

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 5

Bird & Bird

Bird & Bird has expertise in regulatory and technological finance matters such as digital payments and cryptocurrencies. In addition, Anders Nilsson, who is based in Abu Dhabi, is advising Emirates on aviation financing issues, including assisting it with the sale and leaseback of three Airbus A380s.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 4

Bird & Bird

Bird & Bird leverages its signature sector strength to specialise in advising clients in the technology, media and telecoms sectors on employment law issues, including Ericsson. Counsel Saladin Aljurf and UAE managing partner Anders Nilsson are the key contacts.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

Bird & Bird

Bird & Bird acts for a diverse stable of multinational clients — particularly on the trade mark side, where it packs a punch in contentious and non-contentious matters. Practice head Melissa Murray, who represented a toy company in a cancellation action, and trade mark attorney Sau Lin Wan are recommended.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 3

Bird & Bird

Bird & Bird boosted its Middle East TMT offering with the relocation of sector specialist David Bintliff from London to Dubai; he advises Airbnb on commercial matters across the EMEA region. Ericsson is also on the group’s books.

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France

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Hungary

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India

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London

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Netherlands

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Poland

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Sweden

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Singapore

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Slovakia

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