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Construction,
Engineering
& Transport

LFMG along with Quigg Golden as its associate partner serve the Construction & Engineering industry. Our team are experts in the preparation and evaluation of all aspects of construction claims from final accounts... READ MORE.

Construction, Engineering & Transport

LFMG along with Quigg Golden as its associate partner serve the Construction & Engineering industry. Our team are experts in the preparation and evaluation of all aspects of construction claims from final accounts to extensions of time and loss and expense. Our knowledge and expertise guarantees that any claim we prepare becomes a valuable tool for negotiation and settlement. Often the submission of a claim is the first and final step in resolving our clients’ disputes. Moreover, our construction team helps clients across the entire construction industry. Our team prides itself on being accessible, practical and expert.

Our comprehensive experience with the Saudi Arabian sector regime and our in-depth knowledge of the local business and legal atmosphere enables us to provide a high standard of legal advice and representation services throughout the life of construction projects from contract formation to dispute resolution. We provide legal services in relation to infrastructure, building construction, acquisitions, financings, privatizations, restructuring of existing assets and a wide range of related matters including the resolution of disputes through international arbitration, mediation and conciliation.

We specialise in all aspects of construction law, acting for employers, contractors, facility managers, developers, consultants and other industry participants.

We deliver both front end and dispute services including research, tender and project documentation, contract administration assistance and advice, strategic project planning, risk management strategies, claims preparation including dispute boards, expert determination, arbitration and litigation, advice and opinions on all aspects relevant to our client industries from cargo claims, employment matters, asset leasing and finance to asset sale and purchase deals.

Media,
Telecommunication
& IT

Our Media, Telecommunication & Information Technology department serves local and international clients with phenomenal legal support on all matters relevant to all... READ MORE.

Media, Telecommunication & Information Technology

Our Media, Telecommunication & Information Technology department serves local and international clients with phenomenal legal support on all matters relevant to all stakeholders in the industry.

The Media, Telecommunication & Information Technology department consists of qualified and experienced lawyers. The team has the ability to provide comprehensive, expert legal advice in this diverse and dynamic area of the industry.

The services that are provided by our team include the following: 

FOREIGN INVESTMENT,
CORPORATE LAW, GOVERNING BOARDS
& CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

LFMG has the technical expertise and capability to advise clients on various issues involving Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Foreign Investment and Governing Boards. We have a dedicated team... READ MORE.

FOREIGN INVESTMENT, CORPORATE LAW, GOVERNING BOARDS & CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

LFMG has the technical expertise and capability to advise clients on various issues involving Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Foreign Investment and Governing Boards. We have a dedicated team of lawyers, with international and regional backgrounds. 

Our clients range from corporations to government departments and the most high-profile family run companies in the region and in the Middle East.

Economic Crimes
& Competition

Our services include conducting and handling all legal and procedural aspects in relation to; Incorporation of business entities and amendments in articles of association under the Saudi Arabian... READ MORE.

Economic Crimes & Competition

Our services include conducting and handling all legal and procedural aspects in relation to;

  1. Incorporation of business entities and amendments in articles of association under the Saudi Arabian Companies Act
  2. Conversion of business entities to closely held or public companies pursuant to Saudi Arabian Capital Market Authority guidelines and regulations
  3. Issuance and renewal of all required licenses and permits from governmental departments including license from SAGIA
  4. Formal registrations of commercial agencies, distributorships, and franchise agreements in the commercial register at the ministry of commerce and industry
  5. Registration of trademarks and trade names under Saudi Arabian regulations, following up registration in other countries

Moreover, the Intellectual Property Department has always been a pioneer practice in developing the practice of law and pushing its boundaries whether before Trademark, Copyright and Patent offices, or through enforcement agencies or Courts. The Department grew to extend advice on Data Protection and Privacy, Consumer Protection, Regulatory Affairs and Compliance.

Our dedicated trademark filing team is renowned for its experience in prosecuting both traditional and non-traditional marks, throughout the Middle East countries and has extensive experience in managing portfolios and reading the trends of Trademarks Offices in the region and also in shaping the development of registration practice. Our team has extensive experience on copyright recording addressing the practicalities of registration against enforcement. Our Patent and Industrial Designs practice handle and advise on patent filing strategy and can file and prosecute patent applications using the PCT and Paris Convention routes across the Middle East. The Practice also regularly conducts patent searches and watches for its clients.

Our work in this area extends to assisting clients identifying intellectual property rights that need to be protected and also properly auditing and advising on the status of rights. In doing so, we prepare our reports as relevant to the registration and enforcement regimes and practicality of protection needed.

Real Estate
& Hospitality

The real estate and hospitality department at LFMG offers a broad range of legal services in the Middle Eastern region that covers all fields related to the real estate development and hospitality industry... READ MORE.

Real Estate & Hospitality

The real estate and hospitality department at LFMG offers a broad range of legal services in the Middle Eastern region that covers all fields related to the real estate development and hospitality industry.

Our experienced and qualified team of lawyers provide services to meet the requirements of our clients, in regards to real estate development and hotel industries. We provide business and legal advice on matters relevant to the real estate for all stakeholders in the industry, whether your interest is as a proprietor, speculator, developer, operator or financier. Our advice is based on products including, hotels, integrated resorts, serviced apartments, restaurants, golf clubs, marinas and yacht clubs, leisure clubs and spas, fractional ownership and rental pool arrangements.

Our strength and proficiency originates from expert skills acquired by our lawyers through direct industry experience, hence our capability to offer full service advice and assistance to our clients operating within the industry.

Following are the services we provide to our clients in all aspects of real estate: 

The types of property include:

Our proficiency varies from the following:

Sports Law
& Entertainment

LFMG is one of the leading and pioneering law firms to operate a devoted sports law practice. Our team of Sports Law & Entertainment provide a wide range of legal services throughout the Middle Eastern region... READ MORE.

Sports Law & Entertainment

LFMG is one of the leading and pioneering law firms to operate a devoted sports law practice.  Our team of Sports Law & Entertainment provide a wide range of legal services throughout the Middle Eastern region, covering all areas relevant to the sporting industry.

The Sports Law and Entertainment department consists of qualified and experienced lawyers who have the ability to provide specialised sports law advice to national governing bodies and athletes, public agencies, sports rights-holders, international federations and event management companies. We advise on brand protection and exploitation, sport, team, layer and event sponsorship, broadcast agreements and sports event and venue management. Furthermore, we advise on stakeholder integration that includes the following:

Moreover we advise on Alternative Dispute Resolution representing sporting bodies, players and other sports related clients before the national sports dispute resolution bodies including; the Disciplinary and the Appeal Committees as well as the international sports dispute resolution bodies such as the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber and the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).

Family Business,
Inheritance
& WEALTH MANAGEMENT

In the Middle East, family controlled businesses are leaders in the business industries. LFMG builds legal structures for assets and business holdings throughout the Middle East for family businesses... READ MORE.

Family Business, Inheritance & WEALTH MANAGEMENT

In the Middle East, family controlled businesses are leaders in the business industries.

LFMG builds legal structures for assets and business holdings throughout the Middle East for family businesses. Our team is determined to protect family businesses and assets from external threats and internal family dialogue debates. Hence, asset ownership is stabilized.

We work with leading Sharia scholars to design family structures and understandings which are fully compliant with Sharia law. We can achieve this outcome without exposing business structures and family understandings to interference or intervention from secular officials, allowing a seamless transition from the original family stewardship to the next generation.

We provide the following services for the family business

Embracement of Corporate Governance has been recognised by business after the financial crisis. Our lawyers. Advise banks, family businesses and public and private companies on their corporate governance practices. 

HealthCARE,
FOOD,
& Medicine

Due to several factors including a rapidly expanding population, it is said that the healthcare industry is set to grow massively throughout the GCC over the next few years. Our Healthcare, Food & Medicine team... READ MORE.

Healthcare, Food & Medicine

Due to several factors including a rapidly expanding population, it is said that the healthcare industry is set to grow massively throughout the GCC over the next few years.

Our Healthcare, Food & Medicine team has expertise and strength that derives from the breadth and depth of skills of our lawyers. We have extensive experience representing local and international clients on all facets of the Healthcare, Food & Medicine industry to meet all legal and regulatory requirements. Moreover we have been involved in the industry by providing the following services:

Our clients include the following:

LITIGATION,
ARBITRATION, CONCILIATION
& MEDIATION

The LFMG team of lawyers have comprehensive experience with the Saudi Arabian sector regime and our deep knowledge of the local business and legal atmosphere enables us to provide high... READ MORE.

LITIGATION, ARBITRATION, CONCILIATION & MEDIATION

The LFMG team of lawyers have comprehensive experience with the Saudi Arabian sector regime and our deep knowledge of the local business and legal atmosphere enables us to provide high standard full service Litigation, Arbitration, Conciliation & Mediation practice in the Middle East.  From the onset of a dispute through to resolution, we help our clients make well-informed decisions. We build trust between our lawyers and clients that allows us to guide them through their most significant challenges.

We have acted as litigators, arbitrators, conciliators and mediators in disputes involving parties from around the Middle East and arising in fields like construction and engineering, property disputes, investment and infrastructure, sports and related contracts.

Senior Associates

Dr. Fouad Abdulsalam Alfaresi
. . .
Former Minister & Acclaimed Writer

Dr. Fouad Abdulsalam Alfaresi

Dr. Fouad Abdulsalam Alfaresi

Former Minister & Acclaimed Writer

His execellency Dr.Fouad is the former ministry of media of KSA. He is also an author and writer on modern political disputes, media disputes and global disputes. He is also the former editor in chief at the Saudi Gazette. He has been appointed a minister in several ministries since 1995. He did B.A in Law from Beirut Arab University. Moreover, he did a Masters in International business from Portland Oregon and Masters in American governments from Duke University, North Carolina. Furthermore, he did his PhD in Political and Economic Evolution Governments from Duke University, North Carolina.

Hossam Abdelwahab Al Attar
. . .
Founder & Owner Hossan Attar Law Firm

Hossam Abdelwahab Al Attar

Hossam Abdelwahab Al Attar

Founder & Owner Hossan Attar Law Firm

Hossam is the founder and owner of Hossam Attar Law Firm. He is the founder and CEO of several firms including Al-Awthab, Dalael Al-Baraka AND  Hossam Attar Translation. He was a partner to Jungle blue Int. and Led Technology in Mauritius from 2006-2008. He has a wealth of experience in the media industry, mainly in publishing. He is currently a chair member of the Mohamemed Siraj Attar and Brothers Textile Company where he deals with marketing strategies and future projections. He has founded and managed 7 companies in the past 12 years both locally and internationally. He has helped to create jobs for youth in Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Mauritius. He has participated in different committees in the Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry, his focus being mainly in commercial contracts, foreign investors young businesses and giving legal advice.

Taoufik Alzahrouni
. . .
Founder & Board Member of IASL

Taoufik Alzahrouni

Taoufik Alzahrouni

Founder & Board Member of IASL

Toufik Alzahrouni is one of the founders and a board member at the International Association of Sports Law (IASL). He is a member of the office of the Minister of Youth and Sports in Tunisia, a vice-president of the professionalism committee in the Tunisian Football Federation FTF, a secretary general of the Athletic Tunisian Federation and a professional specialist in Dubai Sports Council.

Jonathan Parker
. . .
ACIArb & Construction Law & Energy Barrister

Jonathan Parker

Jonathan Parker

ACIArb & Construction Law & Energy Barrister

Jonathan Parker is a Barrister and Senior Associate with Quigg Golden, a specialist practice that focuses on construction and procurement with over 20 years’ experience. He has detailed knowledge of construction law, which is practically applied in building and engineering projects, coupled with sound commercial acumen and contractual knowledge gained through specialist practice in the construction industry and formal study of construction law. He has represented his clients in multiple tribunals including adjudication, arbitration, mediation and English Courts on all three tracks. Much of Jonathan’s work is on repeat instruction from satisfied clients. Jonathan Parker holds a First Class Bachelor of Science Degree, a distinction Master’s Degree in Construction Law and is qualified as a Barrister from BPP University Law School.

Majed Garoub
. . .
Founder & Chairman

Majed Garoub

Majed Garoub

Founder & Chairman

Majed Garoub is the founder/Chairman of The Law Firm of Majed M. Garoub and the Saudi Law Training Centre. He is a member of many international and local legal entities such as the American Bar Association (ABA) the International Bar Association (IBA) and the Anti-Commercial Fraud Committee (ACFC). He is also the Consular to the president of the International Union of lawyers (UIA).  Majed Garoub, is a member of the Scientific Committee of Reconciliation and Arbitration at the Arab-French Chamber of Commerce and the deputy president of the Arab chamber of arbitration and reconciliation. 

Edward Quigg
. . .
PGDipArb, FCIArb & Construction Law & Energy Barrister

Edward Quigg

Edward Quigg

PGDipArb, FCIArb & Construction Law & Energy Barrister

Edward is the director and a joint owner of Quigg Golden Limited which are leading specialists in the field of construction and procurement law in the UK & Ireland.  With over 20 years’ experience Quigg Golden provide comprehensive services for contentious and non-contentious construction and procurement matters. Edward has specialised in construction law. He has significant experience working with public and private sector clients on numerous matters across a number of jurisdictions including Ireland, Northern Ireland, England and Wales and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Edward gained his initial experience working for a civil and structural engineering consultancy and a major contractor. Edward’s extensive knowledge of both the design and construction processes is added to by his wide experience in all methods of construction dispute resolution. Recently Edward has become known as a leading expert on the legal obligations of procuring work, including the EU requirements. Edward is a guest lecturer at Queens University, Belfast, an observer at UNCITRAL Working Group II on International Commercial Arbitration and Treasurer of the Adjudication Society. With a clear understanding of client’s needs Edward uses all his skills and tenacity to get results, quickly.

Sameh Tauban
. . .
Qualified Arbitrator & Multiple Bar Member

Sameh Tauban

Sameh Tauban

Qualified Arbitrator & Multiple Bar Member

Sameh is a qualified arbitrator in KSA, Franco-Arab Chamber of Commerce, Conciliation, Arbitration and Expertise Center and the G.C.C. Arbitration Center. He is a member of international Bar Association (IBA), American Bar Association (ABA), Arab Advocates Bar Association (AABA) and Arab Society for the Protection of the Intellectual Property (ASPIP).

Mohammed Reda Zayadah
. . .
Legal Consultant & Senior Associate

Mohammed Reda Zayadah

Mohammed Reda Zayadah

Legal Consultant & Senior Associate

Mohammed has more than 50 years of diverse experience in providing legal consultations to different law practice sectors. He was a legal researcher at the Egyptian Foreign Commerce and Economy Ministry. Moreover, he was a legal consultant at the Jeddah chamber of Commerce, Saudi Arabia. Additionally, he was a legal consultant at the Saudi Arabian Commercial Consulate in Egypt. Currently, he is a senior legal consultant at LFMG, a lawyer at the Court of Cassation and the Supreme Administrative Court. Furthermore, he is a member at the UIA and an accredited arbitrator at the Ministry of Justice. Additionally, he is a member at the Arab Lawyers Union.

Mohammed Garoub
. . .
Former Member of Saudi Parliament & Ex-Commercial Law Judge

Mohammed Garoub

Mohammed Garoub

Former Member of Saudi Parliament & Ex-Commercial Law Judge

Mohammad Garoub was a Member of the Shura Council and the Council of Makkah region as well as Chairman of the Economic Development Council. He was appointed as President of the Conciliation Commission in disputes commercial agencies. He is the councillor of Railway Lines Management. Moreover, he is a Member of the Industrial Development Fund Management, Board Member of the Commission, His Royal Highness the Prime Minister of the Interior of Manpower Council Award.

Lawyers & Advocates

Sara Alselami
. . .
Lawyer

Sara Alselami

Sara Alselami

Lawyer

Sara is responsible for construction and engineering projects and international litigation. She holds an LLM degree from SOAS, University of London.

Ahmad Hassan Alharbi
. . .
Advocate at Saudi Courts

Ahmad Hassan Alharbi

Ahmad Hassan Alharbi

Advocate at Saudi Courts

Based in our Jeddah Office, Ahmed is our senior litigation lawyer who provides services to our clients through the Jeddah office.

Yamen Jamal Aboshlib
. . .
Lawyer & Legal Consultant

Yamen Jamal Aboshlib

Yamen Jamal Aboshlib

Lawyer & Legal Consultant

Yamen is a bilingual legal consultant who provides services to our high profile clients. He holds an LLM degree in General Law (Law & Sharia) from Al-Azhar University.

Abdullah Salamah
. . .
Legal Consultant

Abdullah Salamah

Abdullah Salamah

Legal Consultant

Abdullah Salamah provides services to our list of international clients. He has accumulated sizable expertise in the areas of telecommunication and media, mergers & acquisitions and transport. He holds double LLM degree from University of Southern California Gould School of Law.

Lamees Eidah Alharthi
. . .
Lawyer

Lamees Eidah Alharthi

Lamees Eidah Alharthi

Lawyer

Lamees is a lawyer, responsible for wealth management and civil statutes department. She specialises in family business.

Abdulraouf M Garoub
. . .
International Trade Advocate

Abdulraouf M Garoub

Abdulraouf M Garoub

International Trade Advocate

Abdulraouf who is legal consultant, has acquired considerable experience in many legal domains including sports, oil and gas and international litigation and arbitration. He built his well-based experience through providing consultancy services both locally and internationally. He has received an award for Leadership and Management in 2009 at London Institute of Leadership and Management. He holds a LLM degree and MSc. degree in international trade.

Dimah Talal Alsharif
. . .
Lawyer

Dimah Talal Alsharif

Dimah Talal Alsharif

Lawyer

Dimah is a lawyer responsible for the health, food and medicine department at the firm in association with the Philippe Fortuit Law Firm. The Healthcare and Medical Division were inaugurated on January 1st 2015. Dimah mainly deals with healthcare regulations, pharmaceutical and food industry regulations, legal insurance for medical practitioners and malpractice representation and consultation.

Ehab Tariq Abuzareefah
. . .
Lawyer & Legal Consultant

Ehab Tariq Abuzareefah

Ehab Tariq Abuzareefah

Lawyer & Legal Consultant

Ehab is responsible for the Sports & Entertainment Law Department. Furthermore, Ehab has good experience in drafting and reviewing contracts and advocacy with a special focus on Sports Law. He holds an LLM degree in International Business Law from the University of Hull, England.

Yaser Jamal Momenah
. . .
Lawyer

Yaser Jamal Momenah

Yaser Jamal Momenah

Lawyer

Yasser is a lawyer at LFMG. He holds an LLB degree from Anglia Ruskin University, East London. He can speak four languages English, Italian, Spanish and Arabic.

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Jeddah (Main Branch), P.O. Box 18623, Jeddah 21425, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia:
Tel: +012 6518222

Riyadh, P.O. Box 67147, Riyadh 11596, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia:
Tel: +011 4080058

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