Adbul Aziz

Adbul Aziz is our exclusively recommended Foreign Investment Law expert in Saudi Arabia on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Adbul directly using the contact details listed above.

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We have an integrated team of specialised Saudi lawyers and elite of legal advisors who have experience in all branches of law as well as a sufficient number of specialised employees, administrators and secretaries together with our possession to modern communication means to provide professional legal services in all regions of Saudi Arabia besides our wide cooperation with the numerous number of legal offices in the GCC states and other world countries, to accomplish our transactions mutually in our countries.

Fahad Al-Tamimi Law Firm’s multidisciplinary team with global exposure and in-depth knowledge are frequently sought after by leading national and international organisations for qualitative, legal, and business-critical advice.

Since its establishment, our legal consultancy has been serving companies, institutions, government agencies, and individuals and providing them with expert legal advice and innovative legal solutions to meet their changing needs in general and effectively providing complex legal services in particular according to the highest national and international standards.

Our learned, experienced, and dedicated legal consultants give their valued attention to simple as well as to complex cases alike. Our specialist group of lawyers works diligently and devotedly, embracing teamwork to give intelligent, innovative, and inspirational legal solutions to client’s cases in the court of justice.

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Dr. Ahmed Aly Khedr

Dr. Ahmed Khedr is our exclusively recommended Mediation and Corporate Affairs expert in Saudi Arabia on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in these areas, please contact Ahmed directly using the contact details listed above.

Ahmed is Advisory of Law and Corporate Affairs, Managing Partner of KLCCA Legal & Corporate Affairs (Egypt) and Chairman Board of Advice House – KLCCA (Saudi Arabia). He has a mixed background as he was an Assistant Professor of Commercial & International Commerce Law, Taibah University in KSA and the British University in Egypt and he has a background in business administration, he is a graduate of the continuing and executive education program at Harvard Business School. This background made him aware of business law with a deeper concept that targets corporate affairs services as he merged the law with business for the sake of the continuity and development of companies.

Ahmed believes that “The Law must create a value and to be one of the Business resources of your corporate” for example, clients should not be subject to waiting for future surprises or a ruling by the court. Our interest is in merging business and law together when negotiating and formulating our contracts to make them protecting our clients’ rights and avoiding future risk and make it a flexible tool for developing their business.

Ahmed has a wide experience 25+ in dealing with private businesses, public companies, and non-profit bodies starting 1992, through combat crimes of corporate, banks and capital markets, training and consulting since 2004. He has a successful track record in the Middle East, USA and Gulf areas in consulting corporate laws, commerce contract drafting, Negotiation, Mediation, Corporate Governance, Corporate Compliance & Codes systems, Compliance capital markets, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Restructuring, KPIs, Family Business Succession, family constitution , and Independent investigations to several multinational and local companies. he has the most influential record in supporting Corporate Governance in Saudi Arabia in cooperation with the IFC World Bank Group. In addition to that, he is one of the best service providers in supporting the provision of Governance and Corporate affairs to a number of higher-rated clients in the financial market.

Ahmed has been selected from NYU and LexisNexis as the legal author and advisor of many Gulf systems such as the UAE, Kuwait, and Qatar. Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce & Industry relied on Dr. Khedr’s expertise to design the first program in the Arab region to train local and international consultancy firms on the occasion of implementing mandatory application of corporate governance and compliance rules in the capital market of the UAE. He has been a member of T20 and participated in the development of the new generation administrative reform, investment policies, corporate and investment laws for the Egyptian government. He was present his opinions as independent Expert of Gulf laws upon the request of international arbitration bodies and courts in the USA and England.

Ahmed took advantage of his multiple abilities to create his own style (KLCCA style) in Mediation of complex commercial disputes as well as family business disputes in accordance with the rules of (ICC / AAA / WB), which made clients praise professionalism, ethics, speed, quality and value for money. KLCC became a haven for disputing parties from outside his region.

Dr. Ahmed is an Independent Board Member in private and public sectors.

Firm Overview:

Advice House – KLCCA is a one of the specialised and leading law firm with a variety of expertise in Corporate Affairs in Saudi Arabia. We belong and rely on the support of “KLCCA”, are one of the leading corporate affairs firms in the region and our slogan is (KLCCA Renewable Services & Ideas for Business) as we provide a variety of advisory services in many legal and corporate affairs areas. We complement those activities with advisory services in Investment, Mergers & Acquisitions, IPOs, Company Evaluations in cooperation with a sister company specialised in financial services.

Zayd Alathari

Zayd Alathari is our exclusively recommended Intellectual Property Law expert in Saudi Arabia on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Zayd directly using the contact details listed above.

Zayd is a highly-experienced intellectual property lawyer based in Norton Rose Fulbright’s Riyadh office. He focuses on all aspects of intellectual property law, including:

  • managing and advising on patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright portfolios and matters,
  • drafting and prosecuting patent applications,
  • handling, drafting and negotiating a wide variety of IP and technology transactions and deals,
  • advising on IP commercialisation and dispute resolution,
  • conducting due diligence and freedom to practice, and risk mitigation,
  • advising on data protection, digitalisation, IT and organisational transformation efforts
  • establishing, reviewing and enhancing policies and procedures, and
  • other IP counseling.

Before joining the Mohammed Al-Ghamdi Law Firm in association with Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP, Alathari worked at Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC), where he led the company’s IP initiatives as its Senior Manager & IP Counsel in the Middle East and Africa. In eight years at SABIC, Alathari led a team that supported SABIC’s Middle East and Africa manufacturing teams and the company’s global technology & innovation teams for the chemical, agri-nutrients and metal business in the US, Europe, Middle East, China and India.

At SABIC, he helped develop and implement SABIC’s global IP strategies and policies, and he provided legal and IP advice and contract support to protect and enhance the value of the company’s technology. Additionally, Alathari and his team drafted and negotiated a wide range of technology agreements; prepared and prosecuted patent applications; managed and maintained patent portfolios; conducted due diligence; and handled freedom to operate (FTO) opinions.

Before his in-house career in Saudi Arabia, Alathari practiced at a major US law firm in Washington, DC. As an associate and registered patent attorney, he advised US-based and international clients on IP litigation, transaction and patent prosecution matters.

Suhaib Hammad

Suhaib Hammad is our exclusively recommended Business Law expert in Saudi Arabia on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Suhaib directly using the contact details above.

Suhaib joined Hammad, Al-Mehdar & Co in 2011. He earned his LLB from the International Islamic University in Malaysia in 2008.

After working for nearly a year in the interim, he then obtained an LLM from the University of Miami in 2010 specialising in International Business Law.

Suhaib has a vast array of international legal experience and has received extensive legal experience in the United States, Malaysia and Saudi Arabia.

He is fluent in Arabic and English, and speaks basic Bahasa Melayu as well.

Firm Overview:

For over three decades, we have been serving the diverse legal needs of dynamic​ regional businesses from our head office in Saudi Arabia, which has positioned our​ firm today as one of the leading private legal practices across Saudi Arabia and​ the wider Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).​

​Whilst we operate from our five offices located across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, our regionally and internationally qualified teams have extensive experience working on complex, high-value transactions and contentious disputes for​ large, listed businesses, government entities, owner-managed firms, and private clients across the wider region, along with working on multi-jurisdiction deals and litigations.​

​Our innovative spirit, coupled with our dedication to delivering exceptional quality services, has enabled our firm to attract and retain a committed, diverse panel of legal experts and professionals who have supported our clients to navigate challenges whilst leveraging​ industry and market opportunities relating to regulatory development, technology, innovation, and new-age initiatives.​

Antoine Cousin

Antoine Cousin is our exclusively recommended Construction Law expert in Saudi Arabia on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Antoine directly using the contact details listed above.

Antoine is a partner in the Riyadh office, specialising in Energy and Infrastructure Projects, PPPs, Construction, Competitive Tenders and Joint Ventures.

Antoine has extensive experience of the following sectors, on behalf of both private sponsors and governments: Power Generation, Water and Transportation.

He has also advised on projects in the fields of Urban Services and Social Infrastructure.

Prior to joining White & Case, Antoine Cousin spent five years in the United States where he was an associate with an American firm, and then he practised for six years with a leading European firm in Paris and in Riyadh. He is admitted to the New York and Paris Bars.

Firm Overview:

White & Case is a global law firm with longstanding offices in the markets that matter today. Our on-the-ground experience, our cross-border integration and our depth of local, United States and English-qualified lawyers help our clients work with confidence in any one market or across many.

We guide our clients through difficult issues, bringing our insight and judgment to each situation. Our innovative approaches create original solutions to our clients’ most complex domestic and multijurisdictional deals and disputes.

By thinking on behalf of our clients every day, we anticipate what they want, provide what they need and build lasting relationships. We do what it takes to help our clients achieve their ambitions.