Services

Corporate

International Business

Oil & Gas Advisory

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Advising clients on all stages of establishing and managing a business in Iraq 

  • Entity Formation and Maintenance 
  • Private Equity 
  • Drafting and Negotiating Joint Venture Agreements 
  • Sales Agreements 
  • Franchising 
  • Real Estate 
  • Employment Agreements 
  • Due diligence and market assessments in Iraq 
  • Corporate Compliance with criminal and civil statutes
  • Staffing and Human Resources services
  • Assistance with Iraqi and Kurdish tax filing and compliance regimes
  • Assistance with Ministry of Labour and Social Security exemptions for expat personnel throughout Iraq

Oil & Gas Advisory

International Business

Oil & Gas Advisory

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Advice, assessments, plans, and courses of action to develop and improve oil & gas operations

  • Advisory and direct assistance services on developing oil & gas ventures in Federal Iraq and Kurdistan Region
  • Assistance in obtaining security clearance passes for expat personnel in Basra oilfields
  • Assistance in mobilizing and evacuations of expat personnel across Iraq


International Business

International Business

International Business

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Advising local clients how to navigate the complexities of doing business overseas, and foreign clients on how to establish themselves in Iraq and the Middle East. 

  • Establishing Business in Iraq and the US 
  • Advising non-US entities doing business in the US 
  • Advising foreign entities doing business in Iraq and the Middle East 
  • Inbound and outbound investment in Iraq and the US 
  • Setting up joint ventures (JVs) an Operating Agreements 
  • Distribution and Supply Agreements 
  • Agency Arrangements 
  • Letters of Credit / Trade Financing 
  • Developing statutory transparency compliance programs 
  • Assistance with investment project opportunities in Iraq 
  • Investment License applications in Iraq
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and FCPA Compliance Programs 

Government Contracts

Government Contracts

International Business

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Counseling on all critical areas necessary to bid and execute government contracts in Iraq and the US 

  • Responding to Government of Iraq/Kurdistan Regional Government tenders 
  • Drafting and reviewing proposals 
  • Negotiations with Government of Iraq/Kurdistan Regional Government procurement agencies 
  • Pre-award/post-award Contractor claims 
  • US Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) matters

Dispute Resolution

Government Contracts

Dispute Resolution

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Dispute resolution services for entities needing intervention to resolve commercial or criminal matters in Iraq 

  • International commercial arbitrations arising under a variety of different procedural rules
  • Civil and criminal litigation before Iraq's judicial system 


Immigration

Government Contracts

Dispute Resolution

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Assisting investors and highly skilled employees in obtaining Iraqi visas. 

  • Investment and employment based Visas
  • Assistance in expediting visas and work permits for expat personnel throughout Iraq
  • Oil & Gas visas and work permits for Federal Iraq
  • Visas and residency permits (IKAMAS)
  • Processing exit visas and in-country visa renewals thought Iraq