Yousif Ahmed is a senior lawyer based in our Dubai office and acts for clients all around the World including the UAE, the Middle East & GCC, UK & Europe and beyond.

Yousif Ahmed is an award-winning UK-qualified Solicitor and Notary Public. He maintains a broad and varied practice in all aspects commercial law.

His core practice areas include: Real Estate (both residential and commercial); Corporate and Company Law; Commercial Contracts; Dispute Resolution; Employment Law; and general counsel corporate and commercial advisory work.

Prior to joining Davidson & Co, Yousif worked at one of Scotland’s premier commercial law firms and was also a former Crown prosecutor. More recently, he was Director of Legal Services at a boutique commercial law firm based in heart of Scotland where he headed up their commercial law department.

Clients particularly value Yousif’s ability to combine legal advice and representation with pragmatic commercial solutions. He is focused and committed to providing and delivering a high quality, first-class, client-driven service.

Yousif is registered with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London, UK and is authorised to notarize UK documents for use in foreign jurisdictions including Dubai and the UAE. He is also multi-lingual and can speak fluently in Urdu, Punjabi and Hindi.

Yousif has a keen interest in charitable work and in offering his time and assistance to help people, particularly those in need or suffering in hardship. He is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chairman of a Scottish registered charity and some of the pro bono campaign work he has led has featured in mainstream press reports.

Legal Awards
Awarded “International Lawyer of the Year” at the UAE Business Awards 2019
Shortlisted for a “Rising Star” award at the prestigious Middle East Legal Awards 2019
Shortlisted for a “Lawyer of the Year” award at the prestigious Law Awards of Scotland 2018

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Andrew Young

Head of Private Client Services