Firm Profile > Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP > Amman, Jordan

Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
ABDALI 11190

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 1

Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP's highly rated team is primarily based in Amman, and is praised for its 'good knowledge of local legislation'. Nadim Kayyali leads the team, with Lana Habash being one of the main contacts on the M&A front. Clients benefit from the firm's strong global and regional network. Managing partner of the Middle East, Tawfiq Tabbaa divides his time between Jordan and the Iraq office. Senior associate Sarah Khatib is also noted.

Practice head(s):

Nadim Kayyali; Lana Habash


‘Advice is strategic, calculated and relevant. The firm is part of the business and operates with a strong understanding of daily activities and legal requirements. Advice goes beyond what is strictly required on a consistent basis.’

‘They grasp the issue immediately, and they are prepared to get involved in areas beyond that of a strictly outside counsel role, if it benefits the business. They have run training for customers, mapping regulations to our own policies with detailed analysis, and presenting at events in collaboration with us.’

Key clients

USAID Jordan Competitiveness Program

Microfund for Women

Al Arabi Investment Group


Al Amal Hospital


Japanese Food Flavours

Wael Ghanayem

Syarah Limited

Dispute resolution Tier 2

Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP is strongly committed to the disputes market, and the arrival of partner Hani Kurdi, from his own firm, further bolsters Ghaleb Al Faraj's team. The practice is well integrated across the firm's network of five Middle Eastern offices, offering strong domestic and cross-border arbitration expertise. The team is also experienced in technology, telecoms and aviation-related litigation, often with a heavy regulatory angle.

Practice head(s):

Ghaleb Al Faraj

Projects and energy Tier 2

Sanad Law Group in association with Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP has good experience of a range of major utilities and social infrastructure projects, including wastewater, transport, oil and gas and economic zone developments. Recently, it has advised on several significant deals in the renewables space. Iyad Zawaideh leads the team.

Practice head(s):

Iyad Zawaideh


‘They are always responsive and available for any support needed. Serving the client is a priority to the teams always. They appreciate long term relationships and provide added value services.’

Department Name Email Telephone
Litigation, dispute resolution and arbitration Ghaleb Al Faraj
Litigation, dispute resolution and arbitration Maher Badran
Banking and finance Iyad Zawaideh
Banking and finance Hashem Sabbagh
Commercial Nadim Kayyali
Commercial Lana Habash
Commercial Ghaleb Al Faraj
Corporate and M&A Nadim Kayyali
Corporate and M&A Lana Habash
TMT Nadim Kayyali
Real estate Ghaleb Al Faraj
Construction Ghaleb Al Faraj
Construction Iyad Zawaideh
Projects and infrastructure Iyad Zawaideh
Projects and infrastructure Hashem Sabbagh
Employment and labour Ghaleb Al Faraj
Energy Iyad Zawaideh
Energy Hashem Sabbagh
IP Lana Habash
Antitrust and competition Iyad Zawaideh
Regulatory and legislative advice Lana Habash
Insurance Ghaleb Al Faraj
Shipping Nadim Kayyali
Photo Name Position Profile
 Abdullah Al-Zaben  photo Abdullah Al-Zaben
 Jawaher Bin Talal  photo Jawaher Bin Talal
 Sarah Khatib  photo Sarah Khatib
 Hani Kurdi  photo Hani Kurdi
 Nadeen Rashdan  photo Nadeen Rashdan
 Diana Sarhan  photo Diana Sarhan
 Adnan Zara  photo Adnan Zara
Number of lawyers : 2,000+
in this country : 25
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