Issam Dahman

Issam Dahman
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Issam Dahman

Managing Partner

Dubai, UAE
Experience
  • Re-established MAAF Legal by re-positioning the firm on the legal map of the UAE;
  • Successfully onboarding key clients from corporate and financial institution for MAAF Legal;
  • Represented major clients in negotiating and resolving out of court disputes, which resulted in large recoveries;
  • Advised key banks on loan documentations and structured finance deals;
  • Assisted key financial institutions in setting up Islamic Sharia’ banking products and supporting documentation;
  • Acted on various commercial deals including set up of joint ventures;
  • Advised clients on establishing corporate governance framework and other control policies;
  • Acted on many capital market players in securing regulatory licenses;
  • Assisted many clients, including financial institutions, in establishing legal presence in UAE and the GCC region;
  • Acted on the legal merger and integration of Emirates Bank International and National Bank of Dubai, as well as the legal merger of Emirates International Securities and NBD Securities.

News

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GRATA International in the rating "Leaders of the Russian Legal Services Market 2024" by Kommersant зublishing house

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The GRATA International case is recognized among the outstanding cases of 2023 that changed the legal landscape

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Partner GRATA International has been elected to the Executive Team of EUROBAK Tax Committee

Publications

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GRATA International Legal Series (GILS): Employment Law

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Legal Alert: Shareholders' Meeting Regulation Under The Company Law of Mongolia

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Moldova Implements Key Legislative Changes Affecting Parents' Work and Private Life

Events

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GRATA International together with BEPS Academy will held a webinar on "Permanent Establishment - Practice and Risks"

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GRATA International will hold a joint webinar with Konsu

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Partner and Head of Natural Resources Department at GRATA International will moderate a plenary session of the MINEX Kazakhstan 2024

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