About Us

About Us

 

 

 

Legal Challenges is an international online magazine specialized in the law and economic field. It is launched from the State of Kuwait and it is the first of its kind in the Kuwaiti media market.

The Legal Challenges Magazine was established in 2019 to keep abreast of the developments in the law and economic sector. It is owned by the Lawyer/ Areej Abdulrahman Hamadah who is the Editor-in-Chief and the founder of Legal challenges groups for law and legal advice.

Legal Challenges is an international magazine published every three months in Arabic and English. It aims to assisted readers, lawyers, investors, companies and those who are interested in international trade, cross borders investment, contracts and international arbitration. It is a good resource to remain informed of all latest laws and economic issues worldwide. It offers you everything from action-oriented and implementable insights on the latest deals, cases and international business developments to legal and economic analysis and conducting interviews with lawyers, consultants and economists worldwide to help readers to gain an earlier understanding of the international trading market.

Legal Challenges Magazine focuses on investment, banking, oil, real estate, commercial, insurance, sports investment, fashion, trademarks, bankruptcy, restructuring and financing.

Legal challenges has a modern vison to transfer legal coulter cross borders.

 

Brief Profile

Areej Abdel Rahman Hamada

Founder of the Legal Challenges Group

Law firm and International Legal Magazine

Kuwaiti Lawyer with 20 years of experience in the field of commercial, civil, administrative and labor law.

Has many voluntary social activities on record. She seeks to break the glass ceiling in the male-dominated legal profession and enhance the legal role of women by changing the culture of male society.

She was able to win many court rulings as a first precedent before Kuwaiti courts. She aspires to work in international trade, cross-border investment and international contracts.

Provided many solutions as a voluntary work by preparing several studies on economic laws, in addition to many initiatives that contributed to development and progress. For example, the initiative to establish a specialized stock exchange for small and medium enterprises as well as the initiative “Educate your Money”, which aims to change the societal behavior pattern and transform it from a consumer into a productive society.

She is a member in several international organizations, for example, the Asia-Pacific Commercial Lawyers Center, the China-European Arbitration Center. She is a member of the Kuwait International Arbitration Center, a member of the International Bar Association, and a member of the International Bar Association. In addition, she is a member of the Kuwait Lawyers' Association, the Journalists Association, a member of the Women's Cultural and Social Society, and the President of the Economic Committee of the Kuwait Lawyers Association for two years.

She worked as a lawyer for Ahli United Bank for 13 years, and received high appreciation from the leadership of the bank where she was selected as the ideal employee in the bank and was honored several times.
 

She moved to work for the government sector for a full year, but her passion for the legal profession compelled her move to the legal profession. She received her legal training in four law offices for four years. In 2017, she established her own office under the name of Legal Challenges Group. In 2019, the Legal Challenges Magazine was established to be part of the activity of the Law Office, an international magazine specializing in the legal and economic field.

She has participated as a speaker in many conferences and seminars in Kuwait. In addition to participating as a spokesperson outside Kuwait with the Asian Commercial Lawyers Organization in Singapore, she presided over the meeting of the Commercial Lawyers Committee at the 2019 Annual Meeting as well as a speaker at the International Bar Association Investment Conference organized by the International Bar Association in Switzerland.

Participated in the roundtable meeting in India organized by the English and Wales Bar Association in collaboration with the United Nations to participate in the development of strategic plans to promote equal employment opportunities among women as legal leaders equally with men in legal profession.

She was honored by the Jahra Governorate in Kuwait with a group of Kuwaiti women lawyers as the first honoring of legal women in the history of the State of Kuwait.

She has published two books to help spread legal awareness in the SME sector.

She has co-authored several international reports, for example the Kuwait Investment Report 2020, which was prepared by the World Bank.

She has also been involved with the International Financial and Legal Network in China's 2019 Foreign Investment Report.

She participated in many TV and press meetings inside and outside Kuwait. She has been active in social media where she has adopted many societal and humanitarian issues, most importantly defending women's rights and renouncing violence against women.