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David Foster

Partner

Dubai

Foster David
David Foster

Partner

Dubai

David is our Middle East Head of Corporate and is based in our Dubai office. David specialises in M&A transactions (both domestic and cross-border), including public takeovers, private acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures and strategic investments. He acts for a wide range of clients, including corporates, financial sponsors, investment funds and government entities. David has worked in the London and Dubai offices of Allen & Overy LLP and has been based in Dubai since 2008.

“David Foster has fast become a go-to figure for market-leading M&A transactions. He is very experienced in cross-border mergers, equity investments and joint ventures. One client enthused: ‘I really enjoy working with David. He’s a very good legal mind who focuses on the issues at hand.’.” CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2021 (UAE, CORPORATE/M&A) 

Market Leader – IFLR1000 2021 UAE (M&A)

Expertise

Practices

Corporate and M&A

Private Equity

Sectors

Private Equity

Office

Dubai

Allen & Overy LLP
11th Floor, Burj Daman Building, Al Mustaqbal Street, Dubai International Financial Centre
Dubai
PO Box 506678

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2006

Academic

LLB, Law with American Law, The University of Nottingham, 2002

LPC, Nottingham Law School, 2003

Recognition