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Special Announcement: Vote for ACC Middle East's 2017/2018 Board of Directors

Voting in the election for ACC Middle East’s 2017/2018 board of directors is your chance to select leaders that understand the issues in-house counsel face in the Middle East and make decisions affecting the chapter’s future membership growth, programming and financial stability.

Please download the ballot here, complete and return to manager@acc-middleeast.com no later than Friday, May 5. Thank you! Your participation is needed and appreciated.

Shortlisted nominees announceD for the Middle East Legal Awards

The shortlist showcases the region’s top lawyers and legal departments. Among the in-house companies represented are Commercial Bank of Dubai, PepsiCo and regional retail, building and construction conglomerate Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group.

The awards – formerly known as the Corporate Counsel Middle East Awards – will take place at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai, Jumeirah Beach Residence on 11 May. The winners will be chosen by an independent judging panel chaired by Dubai World Central general counsel Dean Stelfox, and including several leading regional GCs, including Afshan Akhtar of Arab Banking Corporation, Bruce McAlister of GE, and Ziad Zarka of Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and Distribution Company.

Read the full press release here

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Middle East Legal Awards 2017

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Corporate Counsel Forum Middle East 2017

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