Abdulhakim Binherz is a graduate (LLM) in International Commercial Laws from University of Northumbria, and has left his imprint as one of the most prominent personalities in banking and legal sector. Prior to founding this firm, he was general counsel of Emirates NBD Legal Affairs, fraud investigation, prevention and compliance.
Binherz has extensive experience in banking and legal field as he has overseen various multi-billion dollar projects in the region. He was actively involved in establishing the region’s first real estate funds managed by Emirates International Bank to grant loans to UAE nationals free of interest. He was also council to the first high-profile merger in the Middle-East between Emirates Bank and National Bank of Dubai, and managed the legal acquisition of Dubai Bank, and BNP Paribas.
In 2013, Mr. Binherz was honored by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, the Ruler of Sharjah, for excellence in service among UAE nationals in higher management positions in the banking industry.
Mr. Binherz is a registered advocate licensed to practice in the Dubai Courts, UAE Federal Courts and the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) Courts. He is the principal legal consultant and chief litigation section, has a significant and diverse practice includes criminal, civil, family and labour, commercial in addition to other general litigation.
Hana heads the marketing and business development activities of the Firm, with her vast experience in retail, consumer and services industries she spearheads our customer generation plans. Her iconic style of management, client servicing and relationship building plays a pivotal part towards client satisfaction and brand building. Hana is also an expert in the food and beverage industry and advices clients on UAE market entries.
Hana, started her career with Emirates Bank International (Now Emirates NBD) where she quickly climbed the corporate ladder to become a Branch Manager. She then Moved to the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) in 2005 where she grew to become Head of Insurance, Business Entities, Professional Services, Retail and Events on account of her superior skills and result oriented operations.
Hana went to school in Bahrain and earned her MBA from Halifax University , USA, with a specialization in International Business.
Mr. Mohamed Abdelkarim is an expert in banking issues and specialised in mortgages, executions and collection allowing with auction proceedings and handling and giving advises on criminal related issues. He was previously the head of the mortgage and execution department of the Emirates NBD Bank which includes but not limited to reporting criminal cases to the authorities and follow up frequently. Additionally, Abdelkarim is also in charge of the sister company – MAK Loans and Recover and Legal Consultants. The company which handles Legal Consultant. Mr. Mohamed Abdelkarim, a reputed and experienced banker having vast knowledge of real estate, intellectual property, Mortgages and execution of criminal cases, collection/recovery and debt restructuring with considerable experience in criminal law, and lodgement of cases, returned unpaid cheques and follow up with the authorities. He is a young, energetic and dedicated professional who believes in teamwork. Mr. Mohamed is currently overseeing the operation of MAK Loans and Overdues Rescheduling Services LLC as a General Manager.
Mohamed graduated as a lawyer from one of the well-known colleges in the UAE. He has an excellent experience in the field of banking law and other transactional laws. His in-depth knowledge and an experience of more than 15 years in the same field facilitate him to deliberate the matter with more understanding.
1) Emirates Islamic Bank
3) RAK Bank
4) Commercial Bank International
5) BMW Al Batha Finance
6) Union Properties
7) Emerald Palace Group
8) Credilex Global LLP- Spain