BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem& Associates named Regional Law Firm of the Year

BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem& Associates is proud to have been named Regional Law Firm of the Year at the annual Legal Week Middle East Legal Awards.

BSA is noted as having “An impressive regional footprint in the Middle East, which offers a full service to its clients, delivering excellence each time”. The judges took into consideration BSA’s impressive flagship deals from the past 12 months including:

  • Advising on the acquisition of InstaShop by Delivery Hero, to date the third largest tech/M&A deal in terms of value in the Middle East.
  • Setting up a German Usufruct Fund; the first and only such fund to be set up in the UAE.
  • Advising Siraj Finance PJSC on the acquisition of Al Hilal Takaful PJSC, the first acquisition in the UAE of a Takaful company by a non-insurance entity.

As part of the achievement, BSA were also pleased to be recognised for their diverse CSR activities including pro-bono legal clinics for SMEs, nurturing and encouraging the UAE start-up ecosystem as well as their continued partnership with the DIFC Fin Tech Hive, an incubator accelerator for FinTech companies.

Upon receipt of this prestigious award, Managing Partner at BSA, Jimmy Haoulasaid, “This year has been unusual and difficult for many but has been truly great to see our team working hard and ensuring the same high-quality service for our clients, while advising on some of the region’s most exciting and innovative deals. I am proud of the strides BSA have taken over the past 12 months, leading to us being named Regional Law Firm of the Year.”

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