Litigation and Dispute Resolution


Whether you are a domestic, foreign or multinational business or a state institution, we can assist you in resolving all types of commercial disputes through litigation or arbitration. We have extensive experience in prosecuting and defending claims in Saudi court proceeding and local/international arbitrations.

We are:

  • Involved in some of the most high-profile commercial disputes in Saudi Arabia, many of which involve cutting-edge legal issues, and are particularly experienced in large, complex cases.

  • Experienced in multi-jurisdictional work and managing issues and disputes that impact across jurisdictions

  • Focused on minimising your risk to help you to avoid problems.
  • Selected dispute resolution experience includes:

  • We are currently acting for Bank Al Jazirah in a SR600 million claim before the SAMA Committee.

  • We are acting for Bank Al Jazirah in a SR164 million claim before the SAMA Committee.

  • We are acting for Bank Al Jazirah in a SR 89 million claim before the SAMA Committee.

  • We are acting for Kuwaiti Bank in a USD 25 million claim before Saudi Courts.

  • We represented an insurance company and its reinsurers in a US$29 million property loss and business interruption claim.

  • We represented an insurance company and its reinsurers in a US$27 million property loss and business interruption claim..

  • We acted for the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the private sector (ICD) before the SAMA Committee in a claim relateing to lease financing. The estimated value of the claim is US$ 70 million

  • We acted as an Arbitrator in Islamic Finance arbitration case financed by Murabaha structure between Saudi Bank and Saudi Tourism Company.  The estimated value of the claim is US$ 70 million

  • We acted for Saudi clients at major bankruptcy case (BCCI) at SAMA committee.

  • We acted for JP Morgan as local counsel at family inheritance dispute at UK court. The value of the claim was estimated at US$ 300 million.

  • We acted for Samara Travel Company bankruptcy disputes against local banks in 200 million riyals claims.

  • We acted for a Saudi retail company before the SAMA Committee in a claim against a local bank relates to collection of VISA and Master Cards sales transactions.