Saudi Arabia


White & Case has been granted a foreign law firm license by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in line with the new regulations for international law firms operating in the Kingdom. We have been advising clients in Saudi Arabia since the 1950s, with an associated office in the Kingdom since 1989.

White & Case has been active in Saudi transactions and disputes for seven decades. We are able to navigate our clients through their most complex multijurisdictional and local business challenges involving Saudi Arabia and provide legal capabilities that harness the resources of a truly global firm. Our team is hands-on and partner-led, and we provide commercial, pragmatic solutions focused on achieving the goals of our clients.

White & Case advises Saudi Arabia's and the world's leading corporates and financial institutions, government-related enterprises and government bodies on many of the most innovative and complex transactions and high-stakes disputes in Saudi Arabia.

Our capabilities cover a wide range of antitrust and competition law, banking and finance matters, including Islamic finance, capital markets (debt and equity), corporate, joint venture and merger & acquisition transactions, disputes, foreign investment, project development and finance, and regulatory drafting and advice matters.


"White & Case is known for its impressive track record in Saudi."
"They are commercial; they understand the laws and regulations deeply."
"They listen and understand very well the complexity of the matter. They propose solutions based on benchmarks and local best practices."
"Everyone in the team is reachable and puts in all the required time and effort to keep up with extra-tight timelines."
Chambers Global 2024

Tier 1: Banking & Finance
Tier 1: Capital Markets
Tier 1: Projects & Energy
Legal 500 EMEA 2023

Band 1: Banking & Finance
Chambers Global 2024

Best Law Firm – Saudi Arabia
emeafinance Middle East Banking Awards 2023

Saudi Arabia Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year
Chambers Middle East Awards 2021