KADEN BORISS LEGAL CONSULTANCY

Our experts are skilled across various disciplines and have the necessary resources to benefit clients.

Innovation and client focused

OUR EXPERTISE

Kaden Boriss Legal Consultancy is a specialized law firm having its registered office in Abu Dhabi with a global network providing legal, corporate, commercial and business strategy services. It is affiliated throughout Asia and the Gulf Region, with offices in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Canberra, Seoul, London, Singapore, Bangkok, Philippines and New Delhi.

Possessing the expertise and resources to work with large multinationals, emerging companies, SMEs, private investors, and government agencies, Kaden Boriss is unique.

Comprising a team of experienced multinational advisors, we provide our Clients with full range of legal services in relation to their business. Our attorneys enjoy a reputation for competently handling all types of corporate, commercial, capital markets, financial/regulatory, securities, insurance, joint ventures, labour, arbitration, intellectual property, telecommunications, free zone and offshore matters.

Our attorneys have in-depth knowledge of business and local laws with bilingual capabilities (English and Arabic). We are well acquainted with Gulf regulations and administrative practices and can promptly put an issue in its proper legal, commercial and political context.

Our clients range from global multinational corporations to start-up ventures. Our dedication and emphasis on client service has helped us form and maintain long-term relationships with leading companies in diversified industries.

Sectors

Services

Our lawyers have high reputation for managing complex disputes in various areas of law including Commercial, Civil, Criminal, Property, Family, Banking, Employment Law, Intellectual Property Law, Insurance, Transport and Construction Matters. We have substantial and diverse expertise and capabilities in the field of complex multi-jurisdictional disputes. We devise strategies for corporate disputes, arbitrations and litigations and handle them across various fora. We are experienced to manage disputes inside and outside the court, and our team are known to formulate strategy, and assist in instructing and managing multi-counsel teams in complex litigation and arbitration.

We provide comprehensive legal support to manage disputes, which includes pursuing alternative dispute resolutions methods such as neutral evaluation, mediation and arbitration before the DIAC, DIFC-LCIA, Dubai Municipality, ADCCI and ICC arbitrations.
We are well versed and have vast experience in the field of ADR within the UAE, and our lawyers undertake representation of clients in local and international arbitration proceedings across a variety of industry sectors including real estate, construction and engineering, insurance, corporate, franchising, marketing and media.

Our knowledge of the arbitral processes in many UNCITRAL Model Law based jurisdictions enables us to represent our clients with a combined arsenal of local substantive law and International arbitration practices.

We provide documentation services for- drafting of diverse transactional documents, agreements, contracts and notices, and private equity transactions.

We formulate and assist in negotiating and advising commercial, transactional and trans-national documentation. This includes drafting business acquisitions and disposals, local/regional joint ventures agreements, shareholders agreements, non-disclosure agreements, disclosure letters, share purchase agreements, preliminary memorandums, privatizations, private placements, private equity investment, buy-outs, import/export documentation, escrow arrangements, capital goods purchase and other commercial agreements.

We advise on immigration and residency rules, Ministry of Labour compliance, staff benefits, and incentive schemes; redundancy and termination management, end of service gratuity settlements; remodeling of service contracts and all other kinds of employment contract documentation.

We also handle dispute resolution, offer advices based on UAE Labour Law and the DIFC Employment Law and provide services for well-structured documentation of Employment Contracts, Non-Disclosure Agreements, Employee Handbook and Policy drafting.

We advise our clients regarding purchase and sale transactions, leasing, jointly owned property strategies, termination of sale purchase agreements, unit termination agreements and assist with the concerned documentation.

We advise our clients regarding purchase and sale transactions, leasing, jointly owned property strategies, termination of sale purchase agreements, unit termination agreements and assist with the concerned documentation.

We aid in highly specialized representation in the construction sector. We assist clients in negotiation of contracting agreements, supplier agreements, project management and dispute settlement. Our practice in construction law includes assistance in representing consultancy firms, advising an HVAC contractors and sub-contractors on negotiations.

We provide legal service to our clients in cases of but not limited to malware & phishing offences, hacking, computer misuse act offences, internet Fraud, online fraud, email fraud, Expert legal opinion on Digital crimes, Social Media Defamation crimes, Cyber Bullying & Cyber Stalking, Payment Gateway Frauds, Digital Identity Frauds, Internet Banking Fraud, etc.

We provide drafting services for data protection agreements, drafting cyber/privacy policies, formulating standard operating procedure and terms of use required for avoiding an operational breach, drafting intellectual property agreements, drafting non-disclosure/confidentiality agreements, drafting service/software development agreements, drafting legally compliant agreements, consent forms, etc.

We have expertise in handling complex trademark, patent, copyrights, trade secrets, and all areas of Intellectual Property matters in the UAE, including registration and infringement matters.

Our intellectual property transactional expertise covers licensing, assignment and franchising documentation.

We advise and provide documentation services for handling cargo claims, personal injury claims and litigation in connection to transport and logistics.

We provide legal advices and services in relation to insurance activity, negotiation and execution, mediation and support with respect to insurance claims, insurance litigation and regulatory matters.

We are well versed with the Bankruptcy legislations of the UAE and our primary focus is on obtaining a realistic outcome for our clients. We work closely with financial experts and consultants and are aware of local rules and regulations concerning bankruptcy and insolvency. We also advise on procedures concerning preventive composition from creditors.

We are vastly experienced and proficient in banking litigation, both in enforcement and defense.
Our team is dynamic and very experienced with expertise in both commercial Banking and Islamic Banking. They are well versed and updated with all the relevant Banking Laws and practices.

We offer legal services related to all bank dealings and transactions including vetting of various banking contracts, security documents and consortium lending documents; title scrutiny and hypothecation; guarantees; letters of credit and other credit facilities; debt restructuring; legal audit, etc.

We render services for regulatory work and handling all areas of financial services and assist in incorporation of DFSA regulated companies and listing funds in DIFC.

We advise and offer services to our clients on domestic and cross-border Mergers and acquisitions, public takeovers, de-mergers, joint ventures, strategic alliances, and auction.
We have a specialized focus on the strategic issues associated with business growth and expansion.

We provide up-to-date information and advice on foreign investment policies, as well as strategic advice for foreign and local clients who wish to establish businesses in the UAE and abroad.

We have expertise in carrying out, for the benefit of prospective investors, comprehensive pre-acquisition due diligence, documentation and approvals.

We provide an in-depth review on compliance status and advice to address any gaps.
We provide our services in formulating easy-to-use checklists for real-time monitoring of legal compliance, ethics & policy compliance, corporate integrity/ethics codes & policies.

We offer our help in preparing and maintaining both minutes and statutory records.
We advise on CS obligations.
We provide support for Board meetings/Shareholder meetings.

We provide very specific and specialised assistance to start-ups in the UAE. Such services include company incorporation and advising the suitable entity and drafting and preparing the necessary documents, liaising with the relevant government authorities and providing overall counsel and advice.

UAE has more than 20 free zones and three offshore jurisdictions, each of which has its own licensing body. We are experienced in incorporating all types of companies in the mainland Dubai, Sharjah, Free Zones and Offshore Jurisdictions.

We render advices on business structuring and formation of all types of companies in the UAE, including mainland, Free Zone and Offshore, restructuring and reorganization of the legal and beneficial ownership of UAE companies, management and operational structuring from the UAE legal perspective.

We advise companies, creditors, sponsors, boards of directors, acquirers and other interested parties involved in complex distressed situations.

 

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