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DLA Piper, one of the world's leading law firms, boasts a truly global presence with offices in over 40 countries across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific.

In an ever-changing world, our priority is addressing your needs and challenges on a daily basis. We provide support for all current and emerging legal issues, both locally and globally. Our adaptive working methods and procedures enable us to serve as a flexible and up-to-date strategic partner by your side. We are committed to developing resilient, forward-looking, and innovative solutions that help you navigate confidently, even in uncharted legal territory.

Our approach in the Middle East sets us apart from other law firms, as we do not solely focus on premium transactional mandates. Instead, we have cultivated a diverse range of practice areas to comprehensively address all of our clients' legal requirements, no matter where they emerge.

In choosing DLA Piper for your legal needs in the Middle East, you can trust in our unwavering commitment to providing exceptional, tailored, and value-added legal services to support your business growth.

Environmental, Social and Governance in the Middle East

Accelerating your business to a sustainable future

ESG is an increasingly central part of business and investment decisions in the Middle East. Businesses are reviewing their frameworks to prioritise ESG initiatives and future proof them against pending legislation in Europe and beyond that will impact every aspect of the supply chain across all sectors and industries.

With COP 28 being hosted in the UAE in November 2023 and the regions Net Zeo initiatives , ESG activity is now more than ever a focal point for organisations in the Gulf.

Your organisation’s social licence depends on meeting stakeholder ESG expectations, and driving performance through well-articulated strategy. In ESG, there are many more good plans than good performers.
We can support you at all stages of your sustainability transition. Our integrated legal and business services help you move from a culture of compliance to a culture of environmental performance. We will also work with you on new strategies and business models that are better for planet, people, and purpose.



Our offices in the Middle East


Regional Managing Partner