Alaa Yamani, with over 20 years of practice, is unique in the world of law with diverse expertise on Saudi and international business laws. As a bilingual that graduated with a masters degree in law (LL.M) from the University of London, U.K, he has developed a better understanding of global legal business issues, which reflects positively on his capabilities as a Saudi lawyer. The combination of understanding global laws as well as Islamic laws gives Alaa and YJB the stand summit of understanding the clients’ needs. Alaa has been advising many business entities on issues related to banking laws, project finance, corporate and trade finance. His proficiency holds the firm as a solid ground for corporate clients to obtain the most approaching advice on legal matters.
Some of the matters that Alaa has worked on include advising on matters related to biding for the first Data License in KSA; IPOs in Saudi Law and licensing for a number of international banks to practice investment banking in KSA. Alaa has a assisted in the preparation of the documentation of the merger that take place between two Saudi banks in late’90.
Jeddah Office Manager, Ahmed Zaki Yamani Lawyers & Legal Consultants.
Lawyer, Islamic Development Bank (IDB).
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With a master degree (LL.M) in international business law from the University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK, Mr. Muneer Jamjoom is recognised as one of the bright-full and talented lawyers in the Saudi Arabia. Jamjoom’s considerable experience in commercial law goes back to 1999 when he joined the law office of Hassan Mahassni in association with White & Case LLP as a legal consultant. In 2001, he started his own practice under the name “Muneer Jamjoom Law office”, before merging with the law firm of Yamani & Associates to form the first pillar of YJB.
As a bilingual, Jamjoom advises both Saudi and international companies on a variety of issues including business, finance, legal negotiation, creative problem solving, different kind of agreements such as, NDAs, distributions, partnerships and cooperation, handling a number of business matters with international parties in term of their legal needs.
Jamjoom’s remarkable legal talent made him lead the consultation and legal work of a pioneer telecom company in Saudi Arabia for its local and international legal needs as well as representing companies in and commercial cases before courts. His experience also includes revising and preparing franchise and distributionship agreements and providing legal services for none profit organizations.
Mr. Jamjoom is committed to ensuring that YJB provides clients not only with first class legal advice but also commercial common sense.
Mr. Baroom holds a master degree in laws (LL.M) from The George Washington University Law School. Baroom has attended many seminars and workshops to strengthen his skills and to attach it to practical experience. He has participated in several seminars related to the structures of the World Trade Organization, Arbitration and the intense model elements of drafting business contracts and how to meet clients’ legal needs.
Baroom has a significant experience with several reputable law firms before becoming a partner at Yamani, Jamjoom and Baroom. One of these reputable law firms is Ahmed Zaki Yamani law firm. Baroom’s key role in these law firms was to represent companies on all of their legal matters including reviewing and drafting different kind of agreements such as NDAs, distributions, partnership and cooperation agreements. Furthermore, being a bilingual assisted Baroom in handling international matter for his clients. Baroom is an unconventional person in embarking upon issues from legal standpoints, he and his firm holds the motto of “client interest is our number one priority”.