Our field of specialization

Energy, Natural Resources & Infrastructure

We support our clients to stay on top of the current market and its regulatory developments, as well as enabling new clients to enter into the market. We advise on how to manage risks and strengthen your business by providing you with in-depth knowledge of the industry coupled together with first class legal advice in matters such as contentious and non-contentious areas, commercial, best practice, corporate transactions, foreign direct investment, M&A, joint ventures and financing, litigation and arbitration.

Intellectual Property

Our team can assist you on a wide range of IP matters such as brands & trademarks, copyrights, database rights & confidential information, corporate transactions & financing, designs, licensing & commercial agreements, patents and privacy.

Islamic Finance

Our team has experience in Islamic finance techniques, product development structure some of the most complex and innovative Islamic finance transactions, provide services in capital markets, project and infrastructure finance, acquisition and leverage finance, asset finance, private equity, investment funds, finance regulation, structured products and derivatives, real estate finance.

Projects & Construction

We provide extensive experience in Saudi construction law, including government tenders and procurement law, its implementation regulations, contentious and non-contentious work, experience in FIDIC contracts, applying Saudi and international standards on construction projects and project contract, construction industry preparations, analysis and resolution of construction claims through alternative dispute resolution, arbitration or litigation.

Taxation

Saudi Arabia is entering a transition period in which it is going to incorporate taxation systems. We ensure that we stay a step ahead and inform and advise our clients promptly to these developments. With our Managing Partner carrying over 24 years of experience including expertise in taxation, our firm can guide you through any queries you may have.

Regulation & Compliance

Regulations are constantly evolving across all sectors, nationally and internationally. We offer up to date information and advice on how to ensure our clients businesses mitigate risks by ensuring they comply with the latest regulations. We have extensive experience in banking and finance services and all their regulatory compliance requirements involving banking, capital markets and investment funds sector.

Banking, Finance and capital markets

Alyaqoub advises on banking, finance including project and acquisition finance, debt restructuring and refinancing, acquisition and disposition of distressed, claims trading, capital market transactions involving equity, debt, funds, structured finance, securitization, and other financial services. We provide transactional and regulatory advice.

Corporate

Our core practice is advising and representing clients on transactions and complex corporate and commercial matters. Alyaqoub teams advise on national and cross-border transactions, including private merger and acquisition, public tender offers, transactions for listed companies, private equity and Joint ventures.

Privatization

Our team has experience in advising clients in diverse range of privatization and commercialization matters, as well as sale of all or a portion of equity interests which are then privatized to a company. Further, we can provide you with assistance in private or public placement of equity securities, acquisition of interests, assets and property, compliance and regulatory issues, and taxation matters.

Dispute Resolution

We defend our clients on several different processes, including negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and litigation. They have a broad scope of experience in corporate and commercial litigation such as joint ventures gone wrong, distribution agreements, real-estate transactions and tender projects.

Real Estate

Our professional team has significant, diversified and long experience in advising clients on real estate development,operation and management projects. Our services offer market leading advice to individuals, corporations, developers, owners, lenders and investors. We offer insight in transactions, financing, dispute resolution, drafting documentation, regulatory and compliance issues, finance and funding, private equity and as well as construction.

Our Services

ALYAQOUB provides legal advice on the following types of matters:

Advising on all aspects of dispute resolution including litigation in Saudi courts and judicial committees

Advising Saudi and foreign companies with respect to their presence in Saudi Arabia .

Advising on IP matters including negotiation of license agreements and advising on infringement disputes

Obtaining licenses from Saudi governmental bodies including the Capital Market Authority of Saudi Arabia and investment licenses .

Advising on all aspects of corporate matters including local due diligence could go here

Drafting, reviewing and negotiating all types of commercial agreements including franchise, agency, distributorship etc.

Advising on all aspects of banking and finance transactions

Assisting Saudi and foreign banks and corporations on issuance of financial instruments including securities and derivatives