June 21, 2024 6:25 am in Dubai


We are committed to supporting the success and growth of healthcare organizations in the UAE. Our expert legal services ensure that you can navigate the complexities of the healthcare sector with confidence and focus on delivering exceptional care to your patients.

Expert Legal Services Covering All Elements of the UAE’s Healthcare Sector

The healthcare lawyers at Habib Al Mulla and Partners are intimately familiar with the UAE’s ever-changing and multi-jurisdictional regulatory regime that oversees healthcare practitioners, hospitals, private practices, and ancillary companies that service all elements of the sector. We provide local entities within the healthcare industry with legal guidance and representation and help foreign pharmaceutical, medical device, biotech, and other healthcare service companies resolve legal issues and conduct business in the region.

Comprehensive Legal Services for the Healthcare Industry

Governance and Compliance

Navigating the complex regulatory landscape of the UAE healthcare sector requires expert legal guidance. Our team ensures that your healthcare organization remains compliant with all relevant laws and regulations, including:

Regulatory Compliance

Assisting healthcare providers in adhering to local, federal, and international regulations to ensure smooth operations.

Corporate Governance

Advising on best practices for governance structures to promote transparency, accountability, and ethical conduct within healthcare organizations.


Insurance plays a critical role in the healthcare sector. Our legal experts provide support in:

Insurance Policy Review and Negotiation

Ensuring that insurance policies meet the needs of healthcare providers and protect their interests.

Claims Management

Assisting with the management and resolution of insurance claims to ensure fair outcomes for all parties involved.


Employment law is a crucial aspect of managing a healthcare organization. We offer comprehensive services to address employment-related issues, including:

Employment Contracts

Drafting and reviewing employment contracts to ensure compliance with UAE labour laws and protect the interests of both employers and employees.

Dispute Resolution

Representing healthcare organizations in employment disputes and working towards fair and efficient resolutions.

Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice claims can have significant legal and financial implications. Our experienced lawyers provide:

Litigation and Defense

Representing healthcare providers in medical malpractice litigation to protect their reputation and interests.

Risk Management

Advising on risk management strategies to minimize the likelihood of malpractice claims and enhance patient safety.

Intellectual Property and Public Policy

Protecting intellectual property (IP) is vital for innovation in the healthcare sector while the industry is heavily influenced by public policy.

IP Registration and Protection

Assisting with the registration and protection of patents, trademarks, and copyrights related to medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and biotech innovations.

IP Dispute Resolution

Representing clients in IP disputes to safeguard their innovations and competitive edge.

Policy Advocacy

Engaging with policymakers to advocate for regulations and policies that support the healthcare industry.

Regulatory Updates

Keeping clients informed about changes in healthcare regulations and advising on their potential impact.