Rita Al Semaani Jansen
T. +971 4 307 6000
Rita advises on domestic, regional and international corporate and commercial transactions including mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, restructuring and the disposal of companies, businesses and assets. She also has extensive experience in advising on projects and real estate developments, construction dispute resolution and commercial litigation, arrests and the attachment of assets.
Rita has extensive experience of advising international and domestic clients on sanctions and regulatory compliance (and, in particular, the laws and regulations of the UAE and the DIFC, the DFSA and the Central Bank). She also advises on contractual and employment compliance and corporate governance issues, including director’s duties, mismanagement, the diversion of assets, breach of confidentiality, white-collar crime and cross-border fraud, criminal acts and offences, the embezzlement of funds, cyber policies and cyber-crime.
Rita advises on UAE litigation, including criminal matters, as well as arbitration. She is based in the UAE but her experience encompasses the wider ME region.