About Newton Legal

Newton Legal is a Bahrain-based international law firm established in 2012 with the objective of providing world-class legal services throughout the Kingdom of Bahrain and the GCC region.

Since inception, Newton Legal has expanded into Qatar through a licensed branch at the Qatar Financial Center.

Newton Legal has grown to become the largest law firm in Bahrain with over 20 of the brightest Bahraini lawyers specializing across a number of practice areas, including Corporate & Commercial, Real Estate, Energy & Infrastructure, Dispute Resolution, Banking & Finance, Employment, TMT and Public International Law.

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Setting Up Start-ups

Newton Legal signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Business Incubation Centre at the University of Bahrain in 2017 to support the business ideas of students affiliated with the university.
To expand our reach to startups, Newton Legal has also signed Memorandum of Understandings with a number of accelerators, such as Brinc, C5 and Flat6Labs, to provide legal services to Bahraini start-ups under their program.

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Transactions

Bahrain Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal
Bahrain Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal
Bapco Refinery Modernisation
Bapco Refinery Modernisation
Sale of Skaugen
Sale of Skaugen
Bahrain Gasoline Blending
Bahrain Gasoline Blending
Gas Supply Agreement between Bapco and Alba
Gas Supply Agreement between Bapco and Alba
Tatweer Petroleum Share and Asset Transfer and DPSA Replacement
Tatweer Petroleum Share and Asset Transfer and DPSA Replacement
Airport Concessions
Airport Concessions
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Updates

New Solicitors of the Senior Courts of England

November 1, 2019

We congratulate Newton Legal associates, Ali Toorani, Aysha Akbari, Nadia Al-Jaber and Hasan Almahmeed, for completing their period of Solicitors Regulatory Authority approved training with Newton Le ...

Her Majesty’s Ambassador visits Newton Legal Group...

October 31, 2019

We were honoured to present to Her Majesty’s Ambassador, Roddy Drummond, and members of this Embassy team Yara Tawfeeq and Imane AlAlaiwat on the important new laws modernising Bahrain’s legal ...

Newton Legal presents on the Reorganization and Insolvency Law...

October 30, 2019

Introduced by SIG Chairman Mark Gravener, Newton Legal Group’s Aamal Al Abbasi, Nick Williams and Ali Toorani, gave an overview of the Reorganization and Insolvency Law of 2018 during the BBBF ...

New Solicitors

July 15, 2019

Newton Legal associate, Maryam Kamal, completed her period of Solicitors Regulatory Authority approved training with Newton Legal Group and was admitted as a solicitor of the Senior Courts of England in July 2019.

Newton Legal presents on Bahrain Data Protection Law...

June 26, 2019

Newton Legal Group’s Ahmed Alfardan and Nadia AlJaber, in collaboration with the BBBF, presented an overview of the Personal Data Protection Law. The Law will come into force on 1 August ...

Newton Legal presents on the Corporate Governance Code...

April 30, 2019

Newton Legal Group presented on the Corporate Governance Code which came into effect on 19 October 2018 at a legal training event hosted by Mumtalakat for the benefit of itself and its subsidiaries on ...

Newton Legal presents on the new Reorganisation and Bankruptcy Law...

March 20, 2019

Newton Legal Group presented on the Reorganisation and Bankruptcy Law which came into effect in December 2018 at an event hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce of Bahrain at the Capital Club on W ...

Newton Legal discusses new Corporate Governance Code...

November 15, 2018

Newton Legal Group, head of the legal special interest group of the Bahrain British Business Forum, presented at the Capital Club the recent changes to the Corporate Governance Code (Code) which came ...

Newton Legal discusses new FIDIC construction contract forms...

October 9, 2018

Changes to the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) contract forms and their effect on the construction industry were the theme of a panel discussion hosted by the Bahrain British ...

Newton Legal received an award recognizing the firm’s contribution in launchin...

March 28, 2018

Newton Legal received an award recognizing the firm’s contribution in launching the Business Incubation Center at the University of Bahrain. ...

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