Farah is a partner in the Corporate practice area and Mergers and Acquisition (M&A) practice group at K&L Gates, and heads the United Arab Emirates corporate practice.
Farah has over 14 years' experience in the MENA region, and she regularly advises regional, international, and multinationals corporations on domestic and cross-border M&A, joint ventures, market entry, corporate restructurings, and general corporate matters. She also provides clients with commercial, advisory, and regulatory advice.
Farah is qualified in England and Wales, and in Jordan. She is bilingual in English and Arabic and has extensive experience in drafting and negotiating transaction documents in both languages.
Prior to joining the firm, Farah trained and, upon qualification, practised as a corporate commercial and transactional lawyer at a global multinational law firm in its Amman, London and Dubai offices. Farah then joined an international law firm based in Dubai as a senior associate in the corporate practice.
- Recognized by the Islamic Finance News (IFN) Law Awards as the Fintech Law Firm of the Year 2023
- Co-Presenter, “A Brief Walk Through a VC Term Sheet,” DIFC FinTech Hive Accelerator Program, Dubai, 14 June 2021