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Karin Luzolo

Karin Luzolo

Senior Legal Consultant

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Expertise

UAE jurisdiction:

  • Corporate law, commercial law, employment law, real estate law, UAE immigration law, Personal Status law and DIFC law.

Germany jurisdiction:

  • German immigration law and citizenship law, EU Data privacy law.

Karin can help with;

  • Strategic advisory in market entry and company incorporation/ liquidation
  • Review and drafting of broad range of contracts
  • Dispute resolution and litigation support
  • Compliance and regulatory advisory (employment law, immigration law)
  • Advisory and Processing of UAE visas (Employment & Residence visa, retirement, property
    visa etc.)
  • Allocation of Local Sponsors and Service Agents
  • Legal advice in UAE family law and German / EU family law
  • Divorce proceedings and drafting of settlement agreements
  • German citizenship application process

Experience Highlights

  • More than 10 years legal experience and a profound understanding of the business operation of various industries, due to the variety of clients (aviation, construction, Oil & Gas, manufacturing industry, maritime etc.). Qualified and admitted to practice law in Germany and the EU with international working experience.
  • Worked for one of the Big Four companies and international law firm and advised Fortune 500 companies.
  • Several publications in relation to Immigration law and various other law areas.

Career History

Previous Law Firm

  • Senior Legal Consultant and Business Development Manager - MENA LEGAL
  • Area Manager and Immigration Attorney in Law -Deloitte / Berry Appleman & Leiden (London / Germany)
  • Manager (UAE Immigration) - Fragomen LLC FZ, Dubai (United Arab Emirates
  • Immigration Lawyer and data privacy officer - Fragomen Global LLP, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)

Education

  • 2019/10 – 2020/07 Certificate in Common Law, DIFC Laws and Courts Practice
  • 2007- 2009 Post- graduate Civil Service Trainee (Second State Exam /German Bar Exam
  • 2002 - 2007 Law school (First State Exam), University Trier
  • 2002 – 2004 Studies in Common Law, University Trier

Further education:

  • 07.02. 2017 Workshop Dubai Chamber of Commerce: Practical Aspects of contract drafting.
  • 27.06.2011–29.06.2011 Fordham Law School, New York City
  • 02/2009 – 04/2009 European Commission, Brussels (Appeals unit), Internship

Professional Membership

  • Admitted to the Bar in Frankfurt (Germany)