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The highest calibre of legal representation

Dispute resolution

Meysan’s litigators are skilled at handling a wide range of international litigations and arbitrations for multinational and domestic financial institutions and corporations, sovereign governments and state-owned institutions.

Our lawyers have rights of audience before the local courts, and the ability to practice the local laws of all jurisdictions in which we operate. Our clients rely on our global perspective and on our in-depth knowledge and understanding of local and regional laws. Clients regularly call upon our litigators to handle high-stakes disputes involving complicated fact patterns as well as novel questions of law in the region.

We advise clients and conduct all types of litigation in the region including banking, commercial, construction, criminal, real estate, transport, insurance, and intellectual property matters. Our lawyers also have extensive experience in international arbitrations under the laws of a variety of different countries. We have successfully represented clients in arbitrations under a variety of arbitral rules, and our matters frequently involve the coordination of proceedings in multiple jurisdictions and multinational discovery.

Representative matters for our lawyers include advising:

A regional company against a criminal indictment and civil U.S. False Claims Act charges in one of the largest government contracting cases ever brought by the U.S. government

A regional company in a successful AAA arbitration involving breach of contract claims under a franchise contract, and in related intellectual property infringement, civil and criminal claims in the United Arab Emirates

A regional company in defending against expropriation actions in respect of a major investment in Iraq

A Kuwaiti company in a successful ICC arbitration involving its supply of food to U.S. military personnel in Kuwait and Iraq

A leading global alternative asset firm, in a successful litigation before the Kuwait courts involving claims under an investment agreement

We look forward to working with you.

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