24 ASIAN LEGAL BUSINESS – JUNE 2023 WWW.LEGALBUSINESSONLINE.COM METHODOLOGY • Lawyers were selected based on client feedback sent directly to Asian Legal Business between December 2022 and February 2023. • The work of the lawyers nominated, as well as the commercial standing of the clients’ making recommendations, were taken into account during evaluation. ALB MENA SUPER 50 2023 Image: Yganko/ In its third annual list, ALB highlights 50 exceptional lawyers from the MENA region who have distinguished themselves through outstanding client service. The lawyers were selected based on a client survey directly sent to ALB. The list is in alphabetical order, and some of the lawyers have been featured. LIST BY ASIAN LEGAL BUSINESS, TEXT BY BINGQING WANG HAMAD AL- YAFEI Hamad Al -Yafei Law Firm NASSER AL-ADBA Omani & Partners Law Firm BADR AL ARISHI Knowledge Pioneers Law Firm ARIG ALI Zaki Hashem & Partners SALAM ALSMADI MAS Advocates MICHAEL BOUTROS Shahid Law Firm JAMIE GIBSON Dentons SAM HABBAS ASAR - Al Ruwayeh & Partners NABIL ISSA King & Spalding in Affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar MOHAMED KHODEIR Khodeir & Partners SALMAN MAHMOOD Sultan Al-Abdulla & Partners SAFWAN MOUBAYDEEN Dentons ALEX SALEH GLA & Company DAN SHAMGAR Meitar Law Offices LEEN ZAZA Khoshaim & Associates BARNEY ALMAZAR Gulf Law JOEY T. SHABOT Greenberg Traurig SALMAN AHMED Trowers & Hamlins BASHIR AHMED Afridi & Angell AAMAL AL ABBASI Newton Legal RASHID AL SAAD Sharq Law Firm ESSA MOHAMMAD AL SULAITI Essa Al Sulaiti Law Firm KOKILA ALAGH KARM Legal Consultants HADI J ALALAWI Hadi Alalawi & Partners SAMI AL-LOUZI The Law Office of Megren M. Al-Shaalan in cooperation with White & Case MENA SUPER 50 2023