Karin Luzolo

Karin Luzolo

Member Associate

luzolo@mena-legal.com

Offices          U.A.E

 

Karin Luzolo is a German certified lawyer with over seven years of legal work experience with renowned Law firms. Areas of her experience included Account Management of high net worth international companies, strategic and compliance advisory in Immigration and citizenship law and EU -law and Data protection law. Prior to working in the private sector, she was handling litigation and legal decisions on behalf of Federal Labor authority, in matters related to German Labor and Employment law.

 

Areas of Concentration

Her core practice competencies include:

  • UAE Immigration Law
  • Corporate Law and Business Set up in the UAE
  • Business development strategies in the Middle East and Africa
  • Construction contracts
  • Data protection law

Bar Admission

  • Frankfurt Bar Association

 

Education

  • Post- graduate Civil Service Trainee (Second State Exam), Koblenz /Germany, 2009
  • Law School (University of Trier), Trier /Germany, 2002- 2007
  • Studies in Anglo- American Law (American Constitutional Law, British Commercial Law, Law of Torts, Contract Law, Property Law, American Business Law, UK Competition Law, Legal System & Terminology, Legal Research, English Law & Terminology, Legal Writing), Trier / Germany 2002 -2004
  • Fordham Law School, New York City / USA: (Intellectual Property, Cross- Border Insolvency, International Project Finance, Int. Arbitration   and   Foreign   Litigation   in   U.S. courts, Privacy and Information Technology) June 2011
  • Internship at the European Commission – Unit Appeals, Brussels / Belgium, 02/2009 – 04/2009

Professional Activities & Memberships

  • Successful completion of legal course in “Practical Aspects of drafting successful contracts”, Dubai Chamber of Commerce, Dubai /UAE, 02/2017
  • Member of the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce (AHK)

 

Publications

  • The Oath: Seamless integration of M&A process from immigration standpoint
  • FinancME: Terminating employee contract and visas in the UAE

 

Languages

  • German, English, French (basic), Lingala (basic)

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