United Arab Emirates

Presentation by Gibson Dunn Dubai at the UAE In-House Community eCongress 2021: Navigating Financial Distress


  1. Directors and management duties in the zone of insolvency
  2. Preparing for M&A process to divest assets
  3. Preparing for financial resources
  4. Managing emotional health throughout this process

Presenting Firm: Gibson Dunn Dubai


  • Hardeep S. Plahe
  • Aly Kassam


The UAE In-House Community eCongress 2021 was attended by over 400/150 in-house counsel in UAE and the wider region. Hardeep S. Plahe and Aly Kassam from Gibson Dunn Dubai presented on Navigating Financial Distress and UAE Employment Law Update. You can watch the video of the presentation above or by clicking here.

If you have any questions or would like to receive a copy of the presentation slides, please contact the presenters directly. Their contact information is below.

Hardeep Plahe

Hardeep S. Plahe, Partner

Mergers and Acquisitions, Capital Markets, Emerging
Companies, Financial Institutions, Global Financial
Regulatory, Investment Funds, Private Equity,
Securities Regulation and Corporate Governance

+971 (0)4 318 4611

Aly Kassam

Aly Kassam, Partner

Aly Kassam is a dual qualified partner (admitted
in England and Wales and High Court of Hong Kong)
based in the Dubai office of Gibson, Dunn &

Gibson Dunn

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Building 5, Level 4, Dubai International Financial Centre, P.O. Box 506654, Dubai, United Arab Emirates


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