Thamer Althobaity


Thamer Althobaity worked for his family business for several years, building up a strong legal and business acumen, before establishing Thamer & Dafer Law Firm. He has broad experience in corporate and litigation practices in Saudi Arabia, and has advised corporations and family-owned companies across a variety of sectors.

Thamer’s representative transactions include:

  • Advising Makkah Real Estate Company in connection with their hotel in Makkah which is going to be the biggest Holiday Inn hotel in the World. The value of the project is SAR 1.2 billion

  • Advising a group of investors to create a real estate portfolio in connection with a project in a prime location in Jeddah

  • Advising a Saudi client in connection with a management and operation agreement with a leading global company

  • Advising Alviero Martini Saudi Arabia in connection with a distribution sales contract

  • Advising a Saudi client based in Jeddah in connection with a franchise agreement

  • Advising a Middle Eastern supply company and Al-Sorayai group in connection with matters related to labor law

  • Advising a set of separate companies in connection with anti-trust claims

  • Advising a limited liability company in connection with reviewing agreements with third parties

  • Advising Saudi clients, both corporations and high profile individuals, in connection with commercial, administrative and labor matters

  • Advising a leading Saudi retail group in connection with corporate matters

Thamer is also a Qualified Saudi Lawyer and his educational qualifications include:

  • Bachelor of Laws Degree, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia