We provide, inter alia, the following services in the United Arab Emirates, Gulf countries, Middle East and Africa:

  • Legal - commercial, contractual, IP & IT.

  • Corporate – M&A and JV, and integrated PRO services, including business incorporation, licensing and certifications, employment visa support.

  • web3 – supporting web3 projects from the inception to VARA licensing and FMP launching.

  • Real estate. Assistance in selection of real estate, notary, translation and other services.

  • Employment. Assistance in relocation and adaptation of employees. Migration and Employment law, residence permit advice. Advising corporate HR managers on complex labour law issues.

  • Commercial arbitration.

  • Corporate compliance. Designing and implementing corporate compliance programs, training, disclosures, and internal investigation management, trade controls and sanctions, and corporate compliance technology advice.

  • Anti-bribery, FCPA and forensic advice.

Alexey Myagchenkov
Head of Projects, U.A.E. & GCC
Konstantin Astafiev
Denis Primakov
Head of practice
PhD in Law
James Friedlander
Head of Projects, Africa
  • Setting up a headquarter in Dubai and an operational company for a major Russian fashion brand with a forecasted annual turnover of USD 150 million.

  • Closing lease deals for fashion retail stores with the largest malls in Dubai.

  • Setting up a headquarter in UAE for the company with a unique telematic engineering product, assistance in Dubai Police and SIRA licensing.

  • Setting up a company for a medical supply producer and a public-private partnership for the company covering over 70 local hospitals.

  • Consulting Russian company for Israeli Arbitration Legislation

  • Consulting on company formation in UAE

  • Consulting Russian company with Israeli counterparts.

  • Consulting International Financial Provider in Islamic law compliance

  • Advising the World Bank and participating in its mission to Accra, Ghana for the purpose of reviewing the investment climate, the Government's investment policies and the legal, regulatory, administrative and institutional barriers to foreign investment.

  • Legal support of LUKOIL’s investment projects in Russia and Africa.

  • Supporting ALICO in the implementation of investment projects in Kenya in real estate and the industrial sectors.

  • Legal support of opening of Citibank’s branches in Africa.