Taylor Wessing bolsters Mideast corporate offering
Dubai, August 18, 2014
International law firm Taylor Wessing (Middle East) has appointed three new lawyers to strengthen its corporate and commercial offering.
Sarah Malik, a UK qualified counsel, has joined to head the employment team and advocacy unit. She is a specialist employment law and commercial counsel having undertaken all aspects of both contentious and non-contentious employment law for over 15 years.
Adnan Chida has joined the corporate team and has experience advising on a broad range of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, reorganisations, joint ventures and transactions on the capital markets.
Candice Cothill, who has worked with a number of South Africa’s leading intellectual property firms, has joined the firm’s intellectual property team as a key member in both the contentious and non-contentious areas. Cothill has significant experience in trade mark law and also advises on anti-counterfeiting, copyright, advertising and promotion, company names and domain names.
Christopher Dixon, senior partner and head of the corporate team, said: “Our new appointments will add to our established reputation for corporate transactional work and are a step further in our objective of continuing to develop and expand our practice in the coming years." - TradeArabia News Service