Hiba AlShriedeh

Associate
Norton Rose Fulbright (Middle East) LLP

Dubai
United Arab Emirates
T:+971 4 369 6324
Dubai
United Arab Emirates
T:+971 4 369 6324
Hiba AlShriedeh

Hiba AlShriedeh

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Biography

Hiba is a corporate lawyer based in Dubai.

Her main areas of focus are joint ventures, corporate structuring and employment and regulatory matters. Hiba studied law in the University of Jordan and the University of Cambridge. 

Prior to joining the practice, Hiba worked for a leading Jordanian law firm for two years and was the external legal consultant for an international organisation in connection with one of its prominent projects conducted in Jordan.

Hiba is a fluent Arabic speaker.


Professional experience

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University of Jordan and the University of Cambridge

  • Advocate, qualified in Jordan
  • advising a UK based bank on its application for a Category 4 Licence from the DFSA and the establishment of a company in the DIFC.
  • advising an insurance company in relation to the winding up of one of its subsidiaries in the DIFC.
  • advising a global health and life insurance solutions provider on the options available for the establishment of a third party administrator/insurance broker in the UAE and the DIFC.
  • advising various local and international clients in relation to insurance regulatory aspects in the DIFC and the UAE onshore.
  • advising clients on the establishment of companies in the DIFC to carry out non-regulated activities, including non-regulated holding companies.
  • advising clients on change of control provisions applicable to licensed entities which are established / licensed onshore in the UAE and in the DIFC.
  • advising a global insurer on the requirements applicable to insurers in the DIFC upon a legal change of name and the ability to use a trading name before the name change becomes legally effective.
  • advising a Dubai real estate developer on its joint venture with an international hotel chain to construct and operate a hotel in Dubai.
  • advising a major auction provider in respect of the ownership restructuring of its UAE subsidiary.
  • advising an inspection and testing company on the divestment from a UAE company.
  • advising a food and beverage international company based in Dubai on general corporate, commercial/contract and employment/immigration aspects.
  • advising a Dubai real estate developer on its joint venture with an international hotel chain to construct and operate a hotel in Dubai.
  • advising an airlines company in relation to the transfer of part of its business and assets.
  • advising a leading Bahraini investment business firm which specialises in offering savings and pensions in relation to establishing a legal presence in Jordan.
  • advising a Jordanian company on its acquisition of a majority stake in a leading company in the business of mobile applications and media
  • Arabic
  • English