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4 March 20242 minute read

Updates & Key Insights into the KSA Dispute Resolution landscape

Riyadh International Disputes Week


Join us at Riyadh International Disputes Week in exploring practical insights into the recent KSA legislations and their impact on the future of dispute resolution in the KSA, led by DLA Piper in association with Alshahrani Law Firm.

By attending this event you will benefit from listening to leading experts across the region on interesting topics, including the restructure and recent trends in Saudi courts that are of importance to businesses as well as a practical analysis of the new civil transactions law and its impact on the future of dispute resolution in the KSA, especially with respect to construction claims.

The speaker list includes Andrew Mackenzie (Head of Litigation, Arbitration and Investigations, Middle East – DLA Piper), George Vlavianos (Partner and Head of Qatar Office – DLA Piper), Mohammed Al Shahrani (Founder and Manager – Alshahrani Law Firm), Hasan Elshafiey (Legal Director, DLA Piper), Mohammed Allowaihiq (Senior Associate, Alshahrani Law Firm), Fahad AlEady (Senior Associate, Alshahrani Law Firm) and Sara Al Haqbani (Trainee Associate, Alshahrani Law Firm).

Register early to secure your spot.

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08:45 – 09:30 – Registration, networking and refreshments


09:30 – 10:00 – Welcome and overview of the disputes landscape in Saudi Arabia – Andrew Mackenzie and Mohammed Al Shahrani


10:00 – 10:45 – Overview of the restructuring of the Saudi Court System – Mohammed Allowaihiq and Fahad AlEady


10:45 – 11:30 – Impact of the new Civil Transaction Law on the dispute resolution in the KSA - Sara Al Haqbani and Mohammed Al Shahrani


11:30 – 12:00 – Key insights into managing disputes in Saudi under the new legislative framework – George Vlavianos and Hasan Elshafiey


12:00 – 12:15 – Summary and key findings – Andrew Mackenzie


12:15 – 13:00 – Light lunch and networking


*Please note this event will be held in English only.



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