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General Business Law

2 ranked lawyersBand 2KuwaitGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Highly regarded Kuwaiti firm known for its extensive expertise in the energy sector. Consistently recognised as a go-to firm for oil and gas projects in Kuwait. Having been in operation for close to 30 years, the firm has a wealth of experience advising on M&A and capital markets transactions, as well as the formation of joint ventures and a range of corporate structuring issues.

Strengths

"They are a solid firm," said an interviewee, continuing: "I always recommend them for oil and gas matters, and that's where they have an edge."

Another source commented: "In my opinion they're the best local law firm to work with," observing that "their knowledge of the local market and its institutions, as well as how to deal with people and manage their expectations, is superb."

Notable practitioners

The esteemed Abdul Rahman Al-Haroun is "a very respected lawyer" who is well known for his longstanding specialism in oil and gas.Interviewees describe him as "very knowledgeable" and as "a very senior figure in this space." His many years in practice have seen him cover a plethora of transactional and regulatory issues, and he continues to be highly respected in the market.

Managing partner Abdullah Alharoun offers considerable expertise in capital markets and financing matters, as well as M&A and corporate restructurings."He is excellent," one commentator enthused, adding: "He is very intelligent, has lots of expertise and is very easy to work with." Another interviewee stated: "He has a big oil and gas focus; he is very good in that area. He is very hard-working and very respected."

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Kuwait

General Business Law


Abdul Rahman Al-Haroun
Senior Statespeople
Abdullah Alharoun
Band 2