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DWF Pro Bono Employment Law Clinic

12 April 2019
Glass enclave reception area of a corporate building
DWF Middle East is running a monthly pro bono Employment Law clinic, providing free legal advice to individuals in relation to employment law matters falling under the UAE Labour Law and all UAE freezones (including the DIFC). 

For the majority of people their job is a significant part of their life. Unfortunately, many employees experience challenges and issues with their employer throughout their career. Should you find yourself facing such difficulties, it is important to know your legal rights and the options available to you.

Our clinics will run on the last Monday of every month between the hours of 8am and 12pm in our offices in the DIFC. Appointments require to be made in advance.


* During the Holy month of Ramadan, the clinic timings will change to 11am to 3pm


Documents to bring to your appointment

  • A copy of any employment contract and job description
  • Documents relating to any disciplinary, grievance or dismissal issues
  • Any recent letters from their employer
  • Staff handbook
  • Copy of any employment tribunal applications
  • Proof of income (for example wage slips, benefit letters, tax credits)
  • Copy of any court or tribunal papers
  • Details of disability, medical conditions or any other relevant medical reports


For further information please contact emp.clinic@dwf.law


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