Sarah Kadhum, Associate
Sarah is an Associate in the firm’s Middle East offices where she is a member of the Corporate & Commercial team.
Sarah acts for local and international clients in a range of industries including education, energy, healthcare, hospitality, IT, media, retail and technology.
Sarah specialises in commercial contracts and corporate transactional work and regularly provides advice to clients on commercial agencies, distribution arrangements, franchising, cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, corporate set-ups and restructuring, joint ventures, strategic investments and regulatory compliance.
Sarah holds an LLB (Hons) from the London School of Economics and Political Science in the UK, and is admitted to the New York State Bar.
New foreign ownership rules take effect on 1 June 2021
The UAE’s recent laws on ultimate beneficial owners and economic substance
The UAE is ramping up measures to tackle tax avoidance and money laundering, the team look at two important new developments.
Dubai Family Business Law
William Reichert and Sarah Kadhum review The Government of Dubai issued Law No. 9 of 2020 Regulating Family-Owned Businesses in Dubai.