Haytham Samir Alieh Joins Khalid El Tamimi in Partnership with BLK Partners

Khalid El Tamimi, in collaboration with BLK Partners, proudly welcomes Haytham Samir Alieh as a distinguished Partner, specializing in General Litigation across the GCC and the Middle East. With an illustrious career spanning over 27 years, including 13 years of focused practice in the UAE, Haytham brings unparalleled expertise and a deep understanding of the intricate legal frameworks in the region.

Alieh’s comprehensive skill set encompasses civil, criminal, banking, real estate, transportation, and commercial law, both in contentious disputes and advisory capacities. His proficiency in drafting and reviewing intricate commercial documentation is widely acknowledged, having provided counsel to various national authorities and played an active role in amending and drafting UAE laws and regulations.

Renowned for his success in enforcing arbitral awards and foreign judgments within the UAE courts, Haytham has navigated complex litigation scenarios, including cases involving fatalities and injuries at construction sites, extensive legal support for construction projects, and representing main contractors in multi-million claims.

His notable achievements include resolving multimillion-dollar commercial litigations, nullifying arbitration awards, advising on labor, property, real estate, and environmental laws in complex construction disputes, and ensuring full legal compliance throughout construction phases. Haytham’s tenacity and expertise have earned acclaim in banking litigations, cross-border disputes, and the enforcement of foreign judgments worth billions.

Dr. Mohamed Ben Laden, Chairman of BLK Partners, expressed enthusiasm about Haytham Alieh’s appointment, highlighting, “Haytham’s extensive experience and profound understanding of complex legal landscapes greatly fortify our commitment to delivering exceptional legal services.”

Chief Executive Officer Ziad G. El-Khoury echoed the sentiment, stating, “Haytham’s addition represents our dedication to further broadening our capabilities and offering unparalleled expertise to our clients in the region.”

Haytham Samir Alieh’s inclusion marks a significant milestone in the growth and expansion of Khalid El Tamimi in collaboration with BLK Partners, reinforcing their commitment to excellence in legal counsel and client service across the GCC and the Middle East.