In addition to general corporate and M&A, Charles's distinct practice areas include employment (well versed in all aspects of UAE and DIFC employment matters including contentious matters), projects, military and offsets, and anti-boycott and FCPA compliance.
Partner at Afridi & Angell. Have been practicing in the UAE since 1986. Professionally fluent in Arabic.
Pennsylvania Bar; District of Columbia Bar.
UAE chapters in the following titles: Labour & Employment and Anti-Corruption Regulation (Getting the Deal Through); Chambers Global Guide to Employment; Littler Mendelson Guide to International Employment and Labor Law; Legal Aspects of Doing Business in the Middle East (Juris Publishing); and Corporate Immigration Review (The Law Reviews).
JD, University of Pennsylvania Law School 1984; MA in Islamic Studies, University of Pennsylvania 1985; MA, University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies 1981; BA, Dartmouth College 1979.