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Middle East

Our Middle East service is led by Raj Pahuja, who has extensive experience of working with businesses in the Arabian Gulf and with UK businesses wishing to trade there.

Our experience

Our international group brings together specialist experts from across the firm, ensuring the key contact at HCR can help drive your matter forward.

Raj Pahuja qualified in New York (2000) and England (2002) and has significant experience in the Gulf Cooperation Council (“GCC”) countries, having lived and worked in both the UAE and Bahrain for over 12 years where he worked for Al Tamimi & Company and Expo 2020 Dubai respectively. Raj has a broad client base which include distributors, manufacturers, consultancy services providers, sports management companies, athletes, private equity investors and owners.

Raj is also a key member of the firm’s Sports Law, Technology, and Media and Entertainment teams.

How can we help you?

Adding value to your business

From corporate and commercial matters to navigating complicated employment and immigration law, we provide a practical, commercial approach. There are some areas where our experience and connections enable us to provide additional value for our clients, including:

  • In-country investigations and due diligence
  • Negotiations with Gulf Cooperation Council counter parties
  • Immigration – for businesses and individuals
  • Risk minimisation.

We have a substantial network in the GCC, calling on lawyers from different firms depending on the skill set our client needs, whether corporate law, media law, employment law or other specialisms.

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