James Bickford Smith will be speaking at the Legal Services are GREAT UK-Middle East Legal Services Week on 8th July.
James will be chairing the session “How to trade in the MENA region”, a practical guide about establishing a presence in the region for law firms and other entities. Other speakers in the session are Rima Mrad of BSA Dubai, Jean Abboud of BSA KSA and Clifford Davis of S. Horowitz & Co in Tel Aviv.
The UK-Middle East Legal Services Week is organised by the Ministry of Justice and runs from 6-8 July 2021, hosted by Lord Wolfson of Tredegar QC. The aim is to take delegates on an insightful virtual journey with expert industry insiders who will lead engaging sessions for law firms and chambers that want to expand their global footprint and explore business opportunities across the Middle Eastern markets. Sessions will draw on both the opportunities and challenges for growth in key sectors, including Financial Services, Infrastructure and Lawtech.