Melissa Forbes – Senior Associate

Melissa Forbes

Taylor Wessing (Middle East) LLP
26th Floor, Rolex Tower
Sheikh Zayed Road
P. O. Box 33675, Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Tel. +971 (0)4 309 1000
Fax. +971(0)4 358 7732
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Melissa is a senior associate in our Corporate department and is based in our Dubai office.

Melissa has worked as a legal consultant in Dubai since 2008 and, before that, worked for a number of years in London and Australia.

Melissa has advised on a number of cross-border and domestic corporate transactions including mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganisations, private equity investments, joint ventures and divestitures.  She has also advised on a variety of commercial matters relating to issues such as corporate governance, regulatory compliance, management incentive schemes, shareholder disputes, agency and brokerage agreements, licensing, company formations and de-registrations, as well as various commercial and property related disputes. 

Melissa is qualified as a solicitor of both the Senior Courts of England and Wales, and the Supreme Court of New South Wales in Australia. 

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