Helen Barrett – Partner

Helen Barrett is an English qualified solicitor who has been living and working in Dubai for almost 20 years. Prior to establishing CBD, Helen specialized in advising foreign investors on all aspects of doing business in the Gulf including corporate structuring, company set-ups, mergers and acquisitions and company liquidations. 

Her solid legal background and understanding of the commercial realities of doing business in the Gulf has proven added value to CBD’s clients and their professional advisors. 

Helen’s specializes in structuring businesses in the education, FMCG, IT, media and tourism sectors.

Helen is the Director of Legal & Secretariat for the British Business Group Dubai & Northern Emirates.

Email: helenbarrett@cbddubai.com
Phone: +971 (0)4 551 0677
Mobile: +971 (0)56 211 7373

CBD News  


UAE firms to get worker bank guarantees refund

by CBD  
Published 3rd October 2018, Gulf News Abu Dhabi: The government Wednesday said it will start refunding this month bank guarantee given by companies and business owners for each worker, a move that is expected to...

UAE cabinet approves VAT executive regulation

by CBD  
Published September 30 2017, UAE Ministry of Finance The UAE Ministry of Finance has release the Executive Regulation of The Federal Decree-Law No (7) of 2017 on Tax Procedures, approved by the cabinet during its...

New rules in Dubai for maternity/childcare leave

by CBD  
Published May 1 2017, Khaleej Times His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has issued Decree No. 14 of 2017 on maternity and...

New law to ensure healthy employees in UAE

by CBD  
Published April 2017, Khaleej Times The law will upgrade the system of managing occupational safety, especially in regulating workplace injuries. An upcoming public health law will ensure that good health and safety standards are set...