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World Expo 2020 Dubai


Dubai will host the World Expo 2020 from October 20, 2020. Running for 173 days, the Expo will provide a global destination for millions of people to share ideas, showcase innovation, encourage collaboration and celebrate human ingenuity. A vast array of companies and countries from all around the world will take part in the Expo, which is being hosted on a 438 hectare site in Dubai South, and will focus on the sub-themes of Sustainability, Mobility and Opportunity.

Our Offering

For over 30 years, Vinson & Elkins has been regarded for providing clients with comprehensive legal counsel in the Middle East. From our office in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), our renowned team of internationally qualified lawyers, have amassed substantial experience representing both foreign and local companies operating in the region. Many of our clients are leaders in the energy, construction, infrastructure, telecommunications, and financial services sectors, operating across the region and globally. The Dubai office forms a key part of the firm’s integrated office network, which can leverage the knowledge and resources of 700 lawyers for our clients. With global and regional experience across the spectrum of corporate and dispute resolution matters, Vinson & Elkins is ideally placed to assist participants in the Middle East. Expo 2020 is a key calendar event both for Dubai and Vinson & Elkins.

For more information on how we can assist with your business needs in the Middle East, and with Expo 2020, please contact

Vinson & Elkins Events

Vinson & Elkins will be hosting a number of events and other offerings in relation to Expo 2020, details of which will be available on this page closer to the time.

Coming to Expo 2020? Register your interest in Vinson & Elkins’ upcoming events here!