Vinson & Elkins has represented clients in Saudi Arabia for more than 20 years; since 2011 we have worked in association with the Law Office of Looaye M. Al-Akkas which is staffed by native, Arabic speaking lawyers, all of whom are internationally qualified. This collaboration allows for effective, insightful service to clients both in and outside Saudi Arabia.
Vinson & Elkins’ and the Law Office of Looaye M. Al-Akkas’ clients are predominantly local, regional, and international corporations, financial institutions, and family entities operating in the energy, construction, and infrastructure sectors, as well as clients which operate in the aviation, healthcare, and real estate sectors.
The Law Office of Looaye M. Al-Akkas is located in the iconic Kingdom Tower. Vinson & Elkins’ office in the region is in Dubai and headed by Amir Ghaffari.
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