Alaaeldin Ghoneim

Alaaeldin is an Associate in the Litigation Practice based in our DIFC office in Dubai. He represents clients in criminal litigation proceedings, civil disputes, rental disputes and employment matters. Before joining BSA, Alaaeldin worked for 6 years’ as a banking and financial lawyer, advising financial institutions, investments companies and banks on banking and financial matters.…

Shaikha Alshamsi

Shaikha is an Associate in the Corporate and M&A Practice based in our DIFC office in Dubai. She has almost 3 years of experience in assisting clients on a wide range of legal matters. Shaikha is a UAE qualified advocate and is admitted to practice law in the UAE First Instance and Appeal Courts. Before…

Anand Singh

Anand is a Senior Associate in the Insurance & Reinsurance Practice based in our DIFC office in Dubai. Anand has over 8 years of experience as a corporate insurance and regulatory lawyer having practiced in India and across the Middle East. Anand has extensive experience in advising insurance companies, reinsurers, insurance brokers and agents across…

Tala Azar

Tala is an Associate in the Corporate and M&A Practice in our DIFC office in Dubai. She has two years’ experience in cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, other commercial and financial transactions, joint ventures, corporate restructuring and general corporate matters. She holds an LLB in French law from Université Paris X (Nanterre) and an…

Simon Isgar

Simon is a Partner and Head of Insurance at our Dubai office. Previously Head of Kennedys’ Corporate and Regulatory Insurance MENA practice, he is a qualified barrister who was called to the Bar in 1998, practising commercial and company law matters in the English courts. A specialist in international health regulation and health insurance law…

Arsalan Tariq

Arsalan is a Senior Associate in our Banking and Finance practice based in our DIFC office in Dubai. Practicing since 2009, Arsalan specializes in Islamic and conventional finance, bilateral and syndicated project finance, acquisition finance, Islamic product development, cross-border financing and financial restructuring. His main focus of work is acting for financial institutions, banks, investment…

Amal Atieh

Amal is an Associate in our Intellectual Property practice, based in our DIFC office in Dubai. She assists international and local brand owners with development and implementation of tailored strategies for trademarks protection in the MENA region. She has experience in IP strategy and enforcement, IP portfolio management, anti-counterfeiting strategic planning, infringement and unfair competition…

Eduardo Delage

Eduardo Delage is the Head of Spanish and Latin American Desk, based in our DIFC offices in Dubai. Eduardo specializes in advising clients with international reach on matters of multijurisdictional corporate law. He has advised on various agreements dealing with international purchases and sale and in the internationalization of Spanish companies in different jurisdictions. In…

Adam Tighe

Adam Tighe

Based in our DIFC office in Dubai, Adam is an Associate in both our Corporate and M&A and Insurance and Reinsurance practices. He specialised in personal injury (claimant) and insurance litigation for two years post-qualification in Australia, before relocating to London. There he worked in the UK Government Legal Department and a private firm, where…

Andree Hobson

Andrée Hobson

Andrée practices as Government Relations Counsel from our DIFC offices in Dubai. As a qualified English solicitor, she has over twelve years’ experience, ten of which have been in Dubai, in private practice and in-house governmental roles. Andrée’s main area of expertise is governmental and DIFC regulation and compliance.

Munir Suboh

Munir A. Suboh

Munir joined BSA in 2018 as a Partner and Head of the Intellectual Property Practice in our Dubai office. Practicing in the Middle East since 2006, he has worked on numerous contentious and non-contentious IP works including trademarks, trade names, copyrights, patents, trade secrets and domain names. He also works on commercialisation and complex disputes…

Tyne Hugo

Tyne is an Associate in the Dubai office. He has worked on several high-profile commercial, VAT, insurance, and litigation matters, and has extensive experience in insurance commercial law, litigation and commercial law. He also has a good understanding and knowledge of tax law, especially with regards to VAT. Before moving to Dubai, Tyne practiced law…