Litigation, ADR, Mediation, Arbitration

ADR, MEDIATION, ARBITRATION

Our lawyers are skilled in litigation, arbitration, investigations, and ADR and deploy that experience to help you devise the best strategies.

The emergence of a commercial dispute or misunderstanding is a situation that requires its parties to be aware of the potential risks and implement effective solutions to reduce the judicial escalation that entails heavy costs on several financial, time consuming and commercial levels. Accordingly, resorting to investing in the relationship with the other and activating alternative means to address the dispute or misunderstanding between the two parties becomes a more effective option, and litigation becomes a final option and a final solution for the enterprise.

We will work with you to manage potential risk and implement effective solutions to reduce costly escalations. We aim to solve complex business disputes swiftly, as effectively as possible and provide solutions aligned with your business objectives.

ERLF is one of the few Saudi firms in the region with the ability to represent clients in local courts in the Middle East, enabling our Arabic, English and Spanish-speaking lawyers and consultants to offer a seamless service.

Our team is also skilled in the fields of ADR, mediation, arbitration and others along with litigation and representation of clients before courts, using their experience to help clients devise the best strategies. Where in an environment of increasing regulatory legislation and its enforcement rates, we realize that effective compliance with organizational aspects is one of the important business issues that require early dealings with lawyers with experience and knowledge of the potential dimensions and obligations of conflict, as well as the legal and regulatory dimensions, who work relentlessly towards achieving fruitful results when unavoidable conflict or regulatory intervention.

We offer a service to regional and international clients involved in regional litigation, which is unique to international firms in the region, namely a regional Arabic court litigation team. We not only offer lawyers specializing in local litigation through our office in Saudi Arabia, but we also have rights of audience in many jurisdictions.

Our experience in litigation and alternative dispute resolution methods includes the following:

  • Providing advice and judicial representation to present the financial reorganization file for one of the largest commercial companies in the Kingdom by preparing the proposal mechanism and assisting in managing the settlement process with more than 100 creditors whose total debts exceed 22 billion Saudi riyals.
  • Representing many local companies and foreign investors before the Board of Grievances regarding the government bidding and procurement system.
  • Representing many foreign companies before the commercial courts in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in relation to contracts, deals and commercial businesses that they carry out.
  • Providing legal advice regarding pleading (3) of major investors in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in claims that exceeded the amount of 1.8 billion Saudi riyals before the Committee for Review of Securities Violations.
  • Representing a number of foreign investors in banking and banking cases before the Banking Dispute Settlement Committee and the Commercial Court in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, for claims amounting to 2.5 billion Saudi riyals.
  • Representing a global foreign company to enforce a foreign arbitration award for a claim valued at $ 20 million.
  • Providing legal advice to a major contracting company in a patent case.
  • Representing an international pharmaceutical company in all cases before the courts in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • Providing advice and representation to a real estate company in a real estate claim amounting to 135 million Saudi riyals.
  • Representing a global technology company in major labor cases and collecting multiple debt claims.
  • Representation of a Saudi businesswoman in claims before the General Court amounting to $ 500 million.
  • Representation for (30) partners in Joint Venture (JV) contracts and drafting and preparing all necessary documents.

GLOBALIZATION


Globalization has brought limitless commercial opportunities. But it has also increased the potential for legal liability by exposing corporations to financial and reputational risk across multiple jurisdictions. Mitigation of those risks requires early engagement with experienced lawyers who understand the cultural, as well as the legal and regulatory landscapes, who will also drive relentlessly to deliver results when a dispute or regulatory intervention is unavoidable.

LITIGATION

ERLF is one of the few Saudi firms in the region with the ability to represent clients in local courts in the Middle East, enabling our Arabic- and English-speaking lawyers to offer a seamless service.

We offer a service to regional and international clients involved in regional litigation, which is unique to international firms in the region, namely a regional Arabic court litigation team. We not only offer lawyers specializing in local litigation through our office in Saudi Arabia, but we also have rights of audience in many jurisdictions.