This international law practice has received a multitude of coveted accolades for their exceptional services.
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP (CRS) is an international law firm headquartered in the UK, with offices throughout the Middle East, Europe and Asia. With an extensive specialised team, the practice offers a comprehensive range of legal services for governments, sovereign wealth funds, businesses, financial institutions, families and individuals. Their wealth of expertise allows CRS to undertake some of the highest value transactions and cases in the region.
As a result, CRS was awarded ‘Bahrain Law Firm of the Year’ in 2018 and 2019 at the Oath Awards making it the leading international law firm in the Kingdom. In addition, in recognition of their work carried out on the Bahrain Marina Development mega-project, their Real Estate team was awarded the ‘Real Estate Team of the Year 2019’ at the Legal Week Middle East Legal Awards. Notably, the company’s partners are consistently ranked as leaders in their field by the main independent directories, including Chambers Global and Legal 500 EMEA.
“Despite the challenges of the last 14 months for both our clients and our own people we have continued to grow and strengthen our business and our relationships in Bahrain,” says Head Partner of CRS Middle East, Patrick Gearon.
The practice has expanded its Bahrain Litigation and Dispute Resolution team in the last 12 months with two new associates, Simone Sancandi and Sam Saunders, from their Paris and UK offices, respectively. “As we come out of the pandemic we are extremely confident that we can continue that growth, help our clients with their own growth and maintain our market leading position in the Kingdom,” concludes Mr. Gearon.
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