Alsuwaidi & Company


Unparalled UAE expertise across all insurance products and sectors

Alsuwaidi & Company’s insurance practice acts for a number of leading insurance firms, reinsurers, underwriters and brokers across the GCC. We have strong track record in generating positive outcomes for our clients, and in particular from the Insurance Authority and Insurance Dispute Resolution Committee. We handle a broad range of insurance related disputes arising from all insurance products such as

Liability Insurance:

– Professional Indemnity Insurance
– Medical Malpractice Insurance

Engineering Insurance:

– Contractors’ All Risks/Erection All Risk
– Oil and Gas Insurance
– Marine & Aviation Insurance.

We supplement our insurance services with advisory consultancy, which includes the interpretation and drafting of commercial insurance policies. This draws benefit from our practical experience of understanding how disputes are resolved in court.


Alsuwaidi & Company’s local Litigation practice is recognised by Chambers & Partners and the Legal 500.

“What the team is known for Strong litigation practice group licensed to operate in all the UAE courts, including the federal and DIFC Courts, as well as the Dubai judicial system up to and including the Court of Cassation. The firm is particularly noted for its ability in cases involving the governments of the UAE and is equally well versed in financial, insurance and maritime disputes. Also possesses a noteworthy white-collar crime practice, with expertise in commercial fraud claims, and retains experts in employment and oil and gas matters.”
Chambers & Partners, 2021

“A client found the team to be ‘a respectable name in the courts and in front of the judges’”.
Chambers & Partners, 2021

“Mohammed Alsuwaidi heads the litigation team at his eponymous firm Alsuwaidi & Company, which has a bright spot in banking litigation work for financial institutions, as well as handling some construction litigation as well as matters for insurers.”
Legal 500, 2021

“A client said ‘They have always replied promptly and in detail regarding any queries, provided immediate automatic updates for ongoing legal work and have achieved perfect outcomes.’”
Legal 500, 2021

“Mohammed Alsuwaidi and Ali Alraeesi, both of whom are locally qualified with rights of audience, are key contacts in the team.”
Legal 500, 2020

“Enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards, executive-level employment litigation and debt recovery are areas of activity for Alsuwaidi & Company”.
Legal 500, 2020

Runner up in the Asian Legal Business, 2021 Litigation Law Firm of the Year, and UAE Law Firm of the Year.

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