Al Kabban & Associates was founded in 1993 with a strong vision of providing exceptional legal representation in the UAE. With over 28 years of experience the firm has proven success and understanding of the legal system and its framework. This success is founded on the philosophy of offering support and professional advice to clients whilst still dealing with each case in a culturally sensitive manner.
Regardless of the area of law, Al Kabban’s lawyers are dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome for our clients with sophisticated yet practical legal advice to avoid unnecessary complications and stress for the client. With ongoing and frequent expansion plans, the firm has always been able to cater to the growing demand while maintaining integrity and professionalism.
Bankruptcy & Debt
Al Kabban & Associates Advocates and Legal Consultants presents its debt recovery department which has been set up to assist our clients, individuals and companies in recovering their overdue debts. As a professional team of Debt Collectors, we are committed to setting up collections with the broadest standards of integrity, while maintaining the highest standards in confidentiality of our clients.
We pursue a wide array of debt collections which include trade debts, travel debts, health care & medical debts, banks collections, construction & maintenance debts, mortgage payment collections, stock & default accounts collection, insurance collection, bounced cheques & unpaid invoices collection, real estate & instalment collections, unpaid salaries and much more. Furthermore, Al Kabban & Associates are specialists in providing full legal assistance in filing civil and criminal cases on behalf of our clients in order to recover the outstanding debts as the final step in the debt recovery process. In addition to recovering debts, we can conduct an extensive search of the debtors’ s assets & investments via the U.A.E Courts to assist and increase the likelihood of success.
Corporate & Commercial
Dubai is a renowned international business-trading hub. Al Kabban and Associates have had an increased demand as advisories for several local and international corporations on various matters such as conducting mergers and major acquisitions, offering a personalized service that caters to all business requirements. Our legal team has perfected their expertise in drafting and reviewing contracts that protect the company’s rights and ultimately prevent mishaps from occurring during procedures. Advice and Agreements are a necessity in the corporate world. We have advised many major corporations on legal issues relating to their business. Our team of lawyers specialize in reviewing and drafting contracts for corporate purposes such as Distribution Agreements, Franchise Agreements, Consulting Agreements, Agency Agreements, Copyright & Trademark Agreements, Joint Ventures and Terms and Conditions of Sale.
Corporate setup and structuring plays a vital role in the establishment and success of a business. Al Kabban & Associates have a qualified and well-equipped team that ensure setting up of a business is a smooth and hassle free process, avoiding time consuming obstacles. Not only does our team help with the setup, we also provide solutions, expert advice and strategic direction to effectively minimize any chance of legal disputes occurring. Al Kabban & Associates act as your partner to ensure a secure and successful business of any nature.
While defending criminal cases, the best defense truly is a strong offense. Maximizing the potential for a positive outcome for the criminal defense lawyer often means outworking the prosecution. The reputation and respectability earned over the last two decades by Al Kabban & Associates creates a demanding influence over a judge’s final decision. The practice has a team of lawyers who are highly qualified at investigating every aspect of a charge against the convicted. Our team has earned a reputation for dismissing accusations and reducing existing sentences. Al Kabban & Associates are dedicated to providing the client and their families with the best possible outcome in a cost effective manner.
Lawsuits & Disputes
Over the years, the lawyers at Al Kabban & Associates have honed their skills to excel in this versatile area of practice which as a result have given them the reputation as one of the most aggressive litigators in the region. Well versed and skilled in all aspects of litigation covering every level of the Dubai judicial system, our lawyers are registered and authorized to practice in all courts of the UAE.
Research is a vital part of litigation. In order to provide the client with the best representation possible our lawyers utilize all available resources and consult with experts in fields such as engineering, accident reconstruction experts, arson and fire related experts, physicians and other medical professionals, economists, and vocational consultants to build a solid base for the client’s defense throughout all stages of litigation.
Opening up the lines of communication through mediation is an area of expertise for the lawyers at Al Kabban & Associates. Al Kabban & Associates are an authorized and experienced firm in conducting Arbitrations in Dubai through the Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC).as well as in Arbitration Centers throughout the U.A.E. and internationally through the Paris International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). The firm ensures that proceedings are conducted in an efficient and non time consuming manner.
Al Kabban & Associates are known as one of the most effective and profound arbitrators in the U.A.E. The local knowledge backed by affiliations with foreign law firms is a key component to the practice at Al- Kabban & Associates as it contributes to our successful handling of large-scale disputes in a culturally sensitive manner.
Family Law (Shariah)
Often a sensitive and emotionally exhausting experience, our team handles these matters with sensitivity whilst remaining a pillar of strength to the client during all stages. We are highly experienced in all areas of Shariah Law and can help our clients make good decisions while understanding various facets of this law like Child Custody Laws, divorce mediation and settlement, determination of entitlements or protection of assets etc. Our litigators and mediators consistently and strategically provide positive outcomes while avoiding any difficulties throughout the process. Other areas that we can assist with range from negotiating visitation rights of children, marital estate matters, ensuring protection of assets in the event of divorce, adoptions and custody issues, paternity suits along with asset protection plans as well as the procurement of wills and final testaments.
When a dispute arises, you need representation that achieves a positive, time efficient and cost-effective outcome. We have handled all aspects of insurance disputes, claims and coverage issues while representing major insurance corporations as well as individuals where we have vigorously defended claims made against insurers and the insured. These claims have ranged from excessive and unnecessary medical treatment and/or fraudulent appearing bodily injury and property damage claims. A range of complex issues often arise when dealing with Insurance Law and our team are confident and experienced in resolving any matter regardless of the the nature and complexity involved.
No business can afford to take its intellectual property for granted. An often mis-understood sector, our intellectual property litigation experience extends from patents, copyright and trademark infringement to those involving trade secrets, counterfeiting, advertising, e-commerce and more. With broad experience in all areas of Intellectual Property Law, we help our clients identify and secure their intellectual property rights, providing ongoing support and representation regarding both online and offline matters for personal matters as well as within the corporate sector.
Employment & Labor
With approximately eighty five percent of the population in Dubai being expats, we have come across situations where both the companies and employees have found themselves on unstable ground within an alien system. This has resulted in a need for strong presence of watertight contractual agreements protecting both the employer and employee. Our highly qualified team are experts within this field who endeavor to provide both corporate and personal representation and to successfully retrieve compensation packages when required. The Labor Department in Dubai provides companies and employees an uncompromised level of legal protection, so whether it’s a breach of contractual agreements by a party or the unjust treatment of an employee, Al Kabban & Associates have the ability to achieve results in our clients favor.
Property & Real Estate
With the ongoing changes in property and real estate, legislations are constantly being amended and modified to cater to the market. Al Kabban & Associates have been at the forefront of ongoing disputes and have established themselves as specialists in this field. The extent of litigation that is often required in this field suggests that not everything is going as planned as investors are seeking discounts or refunds and developers are trying to cut building costs through their contractors. Our team has comprehensive knowledge of the real estate market from representing developers to effectively retrieving investor’s input. With experience in matters regarding residential, commercial, hospitals, shopping malls and hotels, Al Kabban & Associates are capable of providing the necessary representation you require.