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…

Francois Chemaly

Francois is Head of the Corporate Practice in our Abu Dhabi office. He is a Lebanese qualified lawyer with more than 15 years’ advisory and transactional experience, gained in both in-house and private practice. During this time, he worked at the forefront of change and demand, helping domestic and international clients with the realisation and…

Marc Saroufim

Marc is Head of the Corporate Practice in our Riyadh office. He is a US-trained legal consultant with over 15 years’ experience in advising clients on legal matters within the corporate and commercial sectors. Prior to joining BSA, Marc headed the legal practice at Al Zorah Development Company, a UAE joint venture company, partly owned…

Dario Najm

Dario is an Associate in our Corporate and M&A Practice in our Riyadh office. With over eight years’ legal experience in Iraq, Lebanon and KSA, he specialises in corporate and commercial matters within the real estate and banking sectors. Dario is a registered lawyer with the Beirut Bar Association. Prior to joining to BSA, Dario…

Lujain Al-Yousef

Lujain is an Associate in the Corporate and Commercial Practice in our Riyadh office in KSA. She specializes specialises is advising foreign investors on investing in KSA, licensing and registrations,employment law, trademarks and ownership transfer and governmental electronic services. Lujain holds an LLB from Prince Sultan University, is bilingual in Arabic and English and speaks…

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…

Ahmed Al Taher

Ahmed is a Senior Associate in our Oman office, with over twenty years’ experience in corporate/commercial matters, litigious matters and arbitration. His extensive experience covers company and commercial laws, criminal, insurance, banking and civil, administrative and criminal disputes. He has appeared before the primary, appellate and supreme courts in Sudan and Abu Dhabi as well…

Bastien Moraga

Bastien is a Partner in our Corporate and M&A practice in our Paris office. Specializing in in corporate and business law, he is registered with the Paris Bar Association and primarily advises companies as well as entrepreneurs and managers. He operates mainly in a start-up setting, advising on all aspects of set-up including fundraisings, roundtables,…

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…

Mundhir Al Rasbi

Mundhir is an Associate in the Litigation Practice in our Muscat office in the Sultanate of Oman. A qualified Omani lawyer, he specialises in litigation and other forms of dispute resolution, with a particular expertise in civil, commercial, employment law and debt recovery. He is a graduate of Bachelor of laws from the University of…

Lara Barbary

Lara Barbary

Lara is a Partner in the Corporate and M&A Practice in our DIFC office in Dubai. She  specialises in transactional corporate work mainly in the oil and gas, real estate, hospitality, technology and IP industries. She has vast experience in corporate, commercial, and contract law, with a particular emphasis on contractual matters, mergers and acquisitions…

John Peacock

John Peacock

John is the Head of Indirect Tax and Conveyancing in our DIFC office in Dubai. An admitted attorney and property conveyancer since 1995, he specialises in a vast range of corporate matters including commercial contracts as well as property transactions. He regularly advises on international commercial and property matters including joint ventures, hotel and restaurant…