Real Estate

Middle East real estate is one of the fastest growing sectors in the world. Overseas developers have invested billions of dollars into Oman, Qatar, Dubai and Saudi Arabia, which has pushed the growth of the market in areas such as retail, residential and hospitality.

Our Real Estate team forms one of the largest, most specialised legal teams supporting the region’s most active industry. We can help you successfully conclude every type of transaction, development or investment in the region. Whether you’re an individual purchaser, developer, financial institution, contractor, real estate broker or government body, we understand your position and can provide innovative, commercially focused advice on the most complex issues.

We understand all types of real estate and property related matters including disputes stemming from the acquisition of commercial, residential and mixed-use real estate; disputes between property and joint venture partners; disputes between developers and investors; and disputes arising from the sale and purchase transactions. Utilizing the latest legal precedents, we make sure you achieve a timely and cost-effective resolution on your litigation or pre-litigation settlement.


  • Real estate M&A
  • Joint ventures
  • Licensing and registration with the relevant authorities
  • Escrow advice
  • Real estate financing options
  • Real estate operations & management
  • Residential, retail and mixed-use developments and projects
  • Hotels, leisure & hospitality
  • Tenancy advice and disputes advice
  • Real estate litigation
  • Strata Law document and compliance
"BSA are very good; commercially minded."

Chambers Global 2021

Key Contacts

Jimmy Haoula

Asim Ahmed

Lara Barbary

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