Edward Cooper

Edward Cooper is our exclusively recommended Professional Negligence Law expert in England on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Edward directly using the contact details listed above.

Edward specialises in all aspects of employment law, both for individuals and for trades unions. His experience has a particular emphasis on collective and policy matters; including trade union and industrial law, as well as public law and human rights-related employment issues. Edward has advised on the rules and procedures governing numerous trade unions and has wide experience in advising trade unions on mergers, internal disputes and industrial action issues. He has conducted numerous judicial review applications in public sector employment rights issues, and acted for a wide range of individual claimants in a wide range of industries.

He also has a growing practice advising claimants in professional negligence claims arising from the previous handling of their employment disputes by other solicitors and advisers.

Edward is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association, and the Professional Negligence Lawyers Association.

Career Overview:

Edward joined Slater and Gordon Lawyers in 1985 becoming a Principal Lawyer in 1988, since when he has been the National Practice Group Leader of the award winning employment department, which was named the “Employment Team of the Year” at the Lawyer Awards in 2006 (as well as in 2000 and 2002). Executive Reps, the service introduced by Edward was recognised as a “stand out” client service in the FT Innovative Lawyers Awards 2008.

Tareq Sahouri

Tareq Sahouri joined Sahouri and Partners in 2004; and in 2010 Tareq was made the Managing Partner of the firm. Tareq specializes in a vast majority of the local laws and regulations in Jordan; he has experience representing clients in all areas of commercial litigation, civil litigation and dispute resolution.

He focuses primarily on matters involving tort, including liability litigation, professional negligence, product liabilities & mass tort actions, insurance, maritime, renewable energy, employment and labor, real states, construction and Investments in various industries including aviation, oil & gas, steel manufacturing, printing, automobile, property (investment and development), hotels and hospitality, medical, pharmaceutical and construction.

Tareq’s intellectual property experience includes the representation of clients in the prosecution of patents, trademarks, industrial drawings and modules, and matters involving IP litigations, trade secrets and unfair competition.

He also has a significant experience in granting foreign shareholders the full authority to run and manage their companies without the interference of the Jordanian shareholders.

Tareq is experienced in corporate advisory, mergers and acquisitions, private placements, initial public offerings, takeovers, as well as listings of debt and equity instruments in Jordan.

What We Do?

Sahouri & Partners is dedicated to leading companies and individuals through the proper and most efficient legal process of law. Our services ensure to provide our clients with timely, personalised, professional and practical legal assistance that is designed to help our clients to maximise their commercial opportunities.

Sahouri & Partners is a full-service law firm in Jordan practicing law in Jordan and the Middle East.

Our firm is specialised in providing the following services: arbitration services, banking and finance law services, debts collection services, energy law services, construction disputes services, corporate and commercial laws services, insurance law services, intellectual property & technology services, Jordan investment law services, labor law services, legislative drafting services, litigation services, real estate law services, regulatory and compliance services, in addition to taxation services.

Sahouri & Partners understands that navigating through the complex areas of law can be confusing and disconcerting, which is particularly why we will guide you through every step in the legal process and take the time to fully explain your options. Our advice is practical with an eye towards satisfying your needs in the most cost-effective and timely manner.

“My personal goal is to provide our clients with timely, personalized, professional, and practical legal assistance. We are dedicated to maximizing commercial opportunities, as well as guiding our clients through times of crisis. From these interactions, long-term relationships are developed with the people we are honored to serve.” ~ Tareq Sahouri, Managing Partner