Rima is a Partner with the Corporate and M&A practice, based in our DIFC offices in Dubai.
She is an experienced corporate and insurance lawyer who has practiced in the UAE for over sixteen years.
Rima specializes in advising insurance companies, corporate organizations, financial institutions, energy companies, and private equity funds on a wide range of legal issues. These include M&A transactions, due diligence, commercial agreements, commercial-related disputes, IT-related transactions, and various regulatory matters.
She has also advised and assisted international clients in developing their business throughout the GCC, particularly in relation to regulatory and compliance matters. She also provides employment advice to companies in relation to policies, structuring, and breach of contract.
Rima was recently recognized by Financial News as the 50 Most Influential Women in the Middle East Finance – 2019
Rima holds a Master’s Degree in Public Law and Sustainable Development Law from Universite Paris Descartes.