Herbert Smith Freehills is one of the world’s leading law firms. Their international office locations and formal alliances, strength and breadth of expertise, and examples of representative clients has seen them ranked as one of the top five global elite firms by Law360's 2018 Global 20 list - The Global 20 Leading Law Firms Comparison Table.
With over 3,000 lawyers operating from an international network of 27 offices in 20 different jurisdictions, they advise many of the biggest and most ambitious organisations. Herbert Smith Freehills has a longstanding presence in the Middle East, operating from their Dubai office and association in Riyadh. They have a team of approximately 40 lawyers (including 6 partners and 2 Of Counsel) in the region, who are available to deliver a full service across the Middle East and beyond. The Dubai office serves as the hub of their Middle East operations, providing corporate and M&A, finance, capital markets, telecommunications, projects and real estate advice to clients, and helping resolve disputes in all of these sectors. They also have market-leading specialist expertise in Islamic finance, private equity and investment funds.