Our Accolades

The Firm has been consistently recognised and listed among the top law firms in the region by leading legal journals, directories and periodicals. These include those shown below – follow the links to view more details:

Legal 500 – the accepted authority on legal services providers worldwide. Awarded Top Tier Firm status.

International Financial Law Review (IFLR) – the leading online and print resource. Awarded IFLR 1000 Top Tier Firm status; Qays H. Zu’bi nominated IFLR1000 Financial & Corporate Leading Lawyer since 2015Winner of the National Law Firm of the Year 2014, 2015 and 2016 for Bahrain Award at IFLR’s Middle East Awards.

Martindale Hubbell – the comprehensive international law directory.

Chambers – the leading independent directory of the legal profession worldwide. Top Ranked Chambers Leading Firm; Qays H. Zu’bi highly recommended as a leading lawyer [Corporate & Finance] in Chambers Global – The Clients’ Guide 2015 and 2016.

In addition, many individual lawyers from the firm (several of whom have been with us for over 30 years) are frequently cited and praised by the above authorities.

Other recent accolades received by the Firm include:

Top Tier Law Firm of the Year: Bahrain – Corporate LiveWire Legal Awards 2015

Law Firm of the Year: Bahrain – Legal Comprehensive 2015 Golden Global Awards

Law Firm of the Year, Kingdom of Bahrain – M&A Today Global Awards 2015

2015 Top 250 Leading Firms Award – Intercontinental Finance Magazine (ICFM)

Best Lawyers in Bahrain: Corporate Law, Finance Law and Litigation (listed since the 2008 edition)

Qays H. Zu’bi: 2015 Legal Awards Winner – AI Acquisition International

Commercial Banking Law Firm of the Year : Bahrain - Finance Monthly Law Awards 2016

Qays H. Zu’bi: Deal maker Awards Winner – Finance Monthly  Law Awards 2015

Dispute Resolution Advisory Firm of the Year in Bahrain – M&A Today Global Awards 2015

Best for International Arbitration : Bahrain - AI Dispute Resolution 2015 Awards

Commercial Arbitration Law Firm of the Year, Bahrain - Finance Monthly Law Awards 2015

Litigation Law Firm of the Year, Bahrain – DealMakers Global Awards 2015

Litigation Law Firm of the Year, Bahrain – ICFM Law Awards 2015

Litigation Law Firm of the Year, Bahrain – ICFM Global Awards 2015

Financial Law Firm of the Year: Bahrain – 2015 Finance Awards

Mergers & Acquisitions Law Firm of the Year, Bahrain – Finance Monthly M&A Awards 2015

Most Outstanding M&A Law Firm, Bahrain – Corporate LiveWire M&A Awards 2015

M&A Law Firm of the Year – Acquisition International M&A Awards 2015

Best for M&A : Bahrain – AI M&A 2015 Awards

Best Employment Law Firm : Bahrain – AI Global Mobility, Immigration & Logistics 2015 Awards

Construction & Engineering Law Firm of the Year, Bahrain – Lawyers World Law Awards 2015

Best Offshore Law Firm : Arabian Gulf - AI Offshore Excellence 2015 Awards

Best Property & Infrastructure Law Firm, Bahrain – Middle East Markets (MEA) Business Awards 2015

M&A Law Firm of the year – ACQ Law Awards 2016

M&A Law Firm of the year 2017 – ACQ Law Awards 2017.

Law Firm of the Year – Bahrain : Dealmakers Country Award 2016

Best for Oil and Gas M&A 2016 – Bahrain : Middle East Markets (MEA) Business Awards 2016

Top Tier M&A Law Firm – Bahrain : Corporate LiveWire M&A Awards 2016

Most Outstanding Best Corporate Law Firm Excellence Awards 2016: Acquisition International (AI)

Best M&A Law Firm – Bahrain : Middle East Markets (MEA) Legal Awards 2017