Iain Skinner advises clients based in the UAE and Middle East region on all aspects of employment and labour law issues.

He regularly advises clients on non-contentious matters such as assisting in the transfer of employees, reviewing contracts of employment and handbooks and advising on the recruitment of employees into the Middle East region. Iain also assists clients with senior executive terminations and exit strategies and has particular experience in the areas of restrictive covenants and protecting client's confidential information. Iain also advises clients on contentious matters and has been involved in both free zone and onshore UAE labour disputes and litigation matters, covering all types of employment claims.