Tulay Berkpinar Farra Esq.
Tulay is a well-accomplished corporate lawyer with over 19 years of valuable cross border transactions & corporate legal advisory experience. She’s common law qualified – barrister in the UK and attorney from the New York State Bar. Tulay has had a successful career history, most of which has been with Ernst & Young’s Transaction Advisory Services group in New York and London having as clients banks such as Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan, Barclays and Private Equity houses such as Warburg Pincus, KKR, and Carlyle. She graduated from Durham University and Lincoln’s Inn before completing Sciences-Po Paris and a European public policy program at Ecole Nationale d’Administration. Tülay is the managing partner for Everquest Ventures Legal Consultancy, a law firm with offices in Paris and London. She led the setting up of the UK and UAE offices. Her role consists of overseeing cross border dispute resolution, large commercial litigation matters, international contracts negotiations, drafting and reviewing of a large spectrum of agreements, real estate matters, and providing legal advice on large cross-border transactions. Over the past 6 years she has also undertaken interim in-house counsel roles with a selection of companies including a large construction company, an international fashion and textile company, a leading F&B company, a retail group and a global professional services company.
An advocate from the Paris Bar, Delphine is a business enabler supporting French companies of all size to establish entities in the Middle East. Covering the full scope, conducting feasibility studies, legal consultation and matching investors or local partners. Drawing upon several years familiarisation with UAE law. Able to quickly understand the case in hand and recommend innovative strategies to accelerate positioning and growth. Maintains a mature network of contacts across different business disciplines in UAE to support clients and foster innovation. Able to apply broad experience of tax law in France. Possesses articulate presentation skills and is a seasoned negotiator.
Hazem Abdul Jabbar – Public Relations Executive
Punctual, highly professional public relations expert with 20 years of experience within the legal system and different institutions in the government.
Solid background on UAE legal procedure, exceptional command of the Arabic language and understanding of legal documents, drafting responses when advised by the lawyer in charge.
Well versed on all Immigration rules and regulations
Exceptional relationship builder with the authorities which enables him to resolve matters in no time.