K&L Gates > Dubai, United Arab Emirates > Firm Profile
K&L Gates Offices
CURRENCY HOUSE, LEVEL 4
DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CENTRE, P.O. BOX 506826
United Arab Emirates
K&L Gates > The Legal 500 RankingsK&L Gates has ‘excellent technical understanding‘ in relation to compliance with the local employment regime. Clients describe the practice as ‘efficient and reliable‘ and has a full service offering that covers both contentious and non-contentious employment issues. Nazanin Aleyaseen heads the practice and has particular expertise in advising on internal investigations into allegations of fraud and misconduct; she is ‘a powerhouse of legal knowledge‘ and has extensive experience litigating before the DIFC courts.
Other key lawyers:
‘Very efficient and reliable team. Requests are always treated very promptly with a great quality.’
‘The service is provided with a very quick turnaround, even on weekends and holidays. The quality and precision of the advice is remarkable.’
‘Excellent technical understanding combined with commercial understanding. Great people to deal with; reasonable costs, particularly for the quality of advice and availability of the team.’
‘Nazanin Aleyaseen is a powerhouse of legal knowledge, and great to work with. She manages to keep sight of the big picture whilst maintaining an exceptional eye to detail.’
Amadeus IT System SA
Sinch AB (publ)
Jonathan Sutcliffe; Nazanin Aleyaseen
‘Very capable at handling big ticket and complex arbitration and litigation cases.’
‘Jonathan Sutcliffe in particular is first class. He provides just the right mix of legal acumen and commercial nous.’
‘K&L Gates, Dubai, is very dynamic and thorough with its advice.’
‘Jonathan Sutcliffe is very practical, readily available and straight forward with his advice.’
‘The team has a great breadth of experience and consists of individuals who have been in Dubai and the UAE for many years, over a decade in many instances, giving the team essential and very solid knowledge of how local practices and local law intersect with arbitration.’
‘They can cover any type of case, with particular strength in construction and infrastructure and in energy.’
‘I think the collective longevity in the region is really a stand-out feature for the team.’
‘Jonathan Sutcliffe is very bright, insightful and gives practical, useable advice. He has helped us shape our strategy on potential disputes before they become disputes many times.’
Taiwan: Employment & Labour Law
Published: March 2022
Authors: Jacqueline Fu Cecilia Lee
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Employment & Labour Law laws and regulations that may occur in Taiwan.
China: Renewable Energy
Published: June 2022
Authors: Cindy Ha Christopher Tung
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Renewable Energy laws and regulations that may occur in China.
Singapore: International Arbitration
Published: November 2021
Authors: Narayanan Sreenivasan SC Raja Bose Robert Houston
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to International Arbitration laws and regulations that may occur in Singapore.
Taiwan: Mergers & Acquisitions
Published: April 2022
Authors: Jacqueline Fu Joseph Tseng
This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to Mergers & Acquisitions laws and regulations that may occur in Taiwan.