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Saudi Arabia

Our new office in Riyadh capitalises on decades of experience advising clients in the Kingdom, including previous long-term associations with two leading Saudi law firms.

It marks a pivotal moment in our firm’s growth and creates an opportunity to:

  • Empower clients to achieve strategic goals both locally and internationally.

  • Provide a support network spanning over 40 offices worldwide.

  • Partner with clients on critical challenges and opportunities.

  • Deliver deep understanding of high-profile, multi-jurisdictional transactions.

  • Create unmatched understanding of the local landscape to unlock new growth opportunities.

Legal excellence in action

Our global scale and regional dominance, coupled with trusted relationships with government agencies, regulatory bodies and key market players, enable us to lead the way on innovative market-leading transactions and precedent-setting matters.

Our laser focus on client service excellence makes us the go-to legal adviser to many of the region’s most prestigious entities.

Your ambition, our expertise

Whatever complex legal challenges your teams may be facing, Allen & Overy is here to help. We combine outstanding service, innovative delivery and original legal thinking to provide commercially astute solutions and help turn your vision into reality.

A legacy of leadership

Allen & Overy has been at the forefront of the Middle East legal market since 1978, underscoring the importance of the region to our firm and our deep commitment to its growth and progress.

Over the past four decades, we have become the pre-eminent international firm operating in the region, leveraging our unique blend of world-class expertise and deep local knowledge to help write the next chapter in the region’s success story.

Our offices

  • Riyadh

    Servcorp, Laysen Valley - Building 13, Level 2

    Salim Ibn Abi Bakr Shaikan

    Umm Al Hamam Al Gharbi

    Riyadh 12329

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News and insights

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News: 25 March 2024

Allen & Overy opens office in Saudi Arabia

Allen & Overy further expands its Middle East presence by launching its own office in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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News: 13 March 2024

Allen & Overy and Standard Chartered launch second edition of Guide to Payment Regulations

Allen & Overy and international banking group Standard Chartered have launched the second edition of Guide to Payment Regulations for corporates and fintech customers navigating the evolving payments…

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Publications: 03 November 2023

The General Authority for Competition in Saudi Arabia introduces new merger control thresholds

On 1 November 2023, the General Authority for Competition of Saudi Arabia (GAC) announced new merger control thresholds.

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Blog Post: 21 September 2023

Saudi Arabia Finalised PDPL Regulations published in Official Gazette

On 7 September 2023, the Saudi Data & Artificial Intelligence Authority (SDAIA) published the (i) Implementing Regulations of the Personal Data Protection Law (PDPL) and (ii) Regulation on Personal…

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Allen & Overy in Saudi Arabia

Media contact

Laura Pyke-Jean
Laura Pyke-Jean

Head of Business Development - Middle East & Africa


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