Bahraini law firm with a global outlook

Al Doseri Law is a specialist Bahraini law firm built on established and trusted client relationships.

Providing commercial legal advice to national and international clients operating in Bahrain, the firm’s practice centres on the following core areas: banking and finance, litigation and arbitration, Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT), corporate and commercial, employment, as well as bankruptcy, insolvency and restructuring.

Founded by partner Saad Al Doseri in 2018, who has over a decade of legal experience working at prestigious law firms in the Gulf, Al Doseri Law is a local firm with strong domestic roots, but with a distinctly global outlook.

Drawing on the significant cross-border legal expertise of its partners, the firm’s dynamic lawyers deliver advice on high-profile transactions and complex disputes to resolve a range of domestic and international legal challenges.

Our clients range from commercial banks, investment banks and major corporates to large regional companies, state entities, international organisations and family offices either doing business in, or transacting business from Bahrain. We also enjoy close relationships with major law firms in London, New York, as well with international and offshore firms around the world.

As a multi-disciplinary practice, equipped to handle a diverse spectrum of legal matters, the lawyers at Al Doseri Law put the needs of clients front and centre in everything they do.


Our Practice Areas

Our banking and finance team has developed an extensive track record over the past decade in providing specialised legal services and advice of the highest quality to Bahrain’s banking and financial sector.

As a premier insolvency team in Bahrain, we specialise in representing every type of stakeholder in connection with insolvency matters.

Our firm provides specialist contentious and non-contentious advice covering the local and international construction market.

Our corporate team has extensive corporate and commercial expertise, having developed very close working relationships with key Bahraini regulators and decision makers in this field, as well as with prominent law firms across the region and beyond.

Our employment team helps clients to steer through the sophisticated landscape of local laws that govern the employer/employee relationship.

The strength of our dispute resolution team is internationally renowned and we have significant experience in the local Bahrain courts at every level.

Our team advises on a full spectrum of telecoms and technology matters. We are specialists in the telecoms and technology sectors.

Latest Insights

Court of Cassation Overturns Million-Dinar Ruling by BCDR in Significant Judgment


The Bahrain Court of Cassation has rendered a significant judgment, invalidating a ruling issued by the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution (BCDR) that obligated an international commercial company to pay a staggering sum of one million Bahraini dinars to a financial institution. In response to this momentous decision, Saad Al Doseri, founder of Al Doseri Law and legal representative for…


Al Doseri Law Celebrates Bahrain’s National Day


On Thursday, December 15, 2022, Al Doseri Law and its team celebrated Bahrain’s 51st National Day. The firm was decorated and covered in red and white, symbolic colors of Bahrain. As is the firm's annual custom, Bahraini hospitality was extended to all who joined in celebrating the culture and history of Bahrain, with traditional sweets and Arabic coffee offered by the firm to…


Al Doseri Law Breaks Ground with Pioneering FinTech Accelerator Studio in the Middle East


Led by Founding Partner, Saad Jaber Al Doseri, Al Doseri Law cements its position as FinTech experts through its incorporation of HP Spring Studio (Bahrain) WLL, the first FinTech accelerator studio in the Middle East. The studio was launched in partnership with UK Based Hambro Perks Ltd and Bahrain-based Al Waha Fund of Funds. HP Spring Studio aims to work…


Saad Al Doseri, Shooq Mohamed and Maryam Alhashemi explore Bahrain’s litigation landscape


Founding Partner Saad Al Doseri, Senior Associate Shooq Mohamed and Associate Maryam Alhashemi provide an in-depth overview of the litigation and dispute resolution landscape in Bahrain for Global Legal Insights' 2022 guide to Litigation & Dispute Resolution Laws and Regulations. Saad, Shooq and Maryam analyse Bahrain's court procedures and processes, as well as arbitration and the methods of alternative dispute resolution available.…


Bahrain’s bright and sustainable future: a comparative exploration


Saad Al Doseri, Partner and Head of Litigation and Dispute Resolution, and Maryam Alhashemi, Associate, explore the initiatives introduced by the statutorily constituted Sustainable Energy Authority (SEA) and its sustainability advancements. They further address the potential legal ramifications and compare the initiatives to other international protocols. Introduction Abolishing energy poverty and avoiding calamitous climate change will require a global effort towards low-carbon…


Crypto markets: The Crypto-Asset Exchange ecosystem in Bahrain


This article provides an overview of the Central Bank of Bahrain’s regulations that govern crypto-asset exchanges’ establishment as licensed platforms incorporated in Bahrain. This article further highlights Bahrain’s progressive stance by considering its alignment with other international financial hub jurisdictions. Introduction In order to buy or sell cryptocurrency, e.g. Bitcoin, Ethereum, or another cryptocurrency, you’ll need to create an account on…