Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP (Blakes) provides exceptional legal services to leading businesses around the world. Serving a diverse client base, the Firm's integrated network of 11 offices provides clients with access to the Firm's full spectrum of capabilities in virtually every area of business law.
In 2009, Blakes became the first Canadian law firm to establish a significant presence in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) with offices in Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and Manama, Bahrain, through an exclusive association with the firm of Dr. Saud Al-Ammari, a Blakes Partner.
Blakes in association with Dr. Saud Al-Ammari Law Firm features an experienced legal team of legal professionals comprised of both local, Saudi qualified lawyers with Shari'ah and commercial law expertise, and expatriate lawyers resident in the Kingdom, who are also able to tap into the wider Blakes network of lawyers for additional subject matter expertise and experience.
The team's depth of talent and experience provides our clients with a unique resource for legal services in KSA and Bahrain. Whether an issue is local or multi-jurisdictional, practice-area specific or interdisciplinary, Blakes handles transactions of various sizes and levels of complexity.
Members of the Blakes team are also recognized as leaders in their respective fields by the following surveys and guides:
• Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business
• The Legal 500 EMEA
• The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers.