Sunil Ambalavelil

Lead Partner & Legal Consultant


Sunil is a prominent corporate and commercial lawyer with nearly two decades of experience in leading international law firms and large diversified business conglomerate. Currently, he is a Lead Partner at Rashed Al Nuaimi Advocates and holding a position in SAARCLAW as Senior Mentor – Middle East. He is also the Global Director of Kaden Boriss Global and mentor in their Gulf Advisory Practice.

Sunil is a qualified lawyer and has expertise in corporate and commercial transactions and cross-border acquisitions. He has vast knowledge of local laws, regulations and administrative practices in the UAE. He has in-depth knowledge about UAE Civil Code, Commercial Transaction Law, companies law, Dubai real estate law and UAE labour law.

Sunil has advised on a number of projects for multinational corporations and investors in corporate and commercial matters in UAE as well as across the globe.

He is a member of Karnataka Bar Council, Registered Legal Practitioner in the Dubai Government Legal Affairs Department and Registered Legal Practitioner of Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts.

Mr. Ambalavelil is a yoga enthusiast and loves reading & travelling in his free time. He is fluent in English, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, and Arabic