DLA Piper has added Saba Al Sultani as a partner in its Intellectual Property and Technology group, based in Dubai. She joins from Cedar White Bradley, where she was a Partner and Head of Trade Marks since 2018, having previously worked at Clyde & Co in Dubai for over seven years. Her appointment further strengthens the firm’s international IP ranks, adding to its growing footprint in the MENA region. Having been in the region for over eleven years, Al Sultani joins with extensive experience advising on both contentious and non-contentious IP matters across the entire region. She specialises in all aspects of trade mark, design, copyright and domain name matters, and has acted for some of the world’s biggest and best-known brands, including on major global and multi-jurisdictional disputes.