About Us

About

RKAH

Clients trust that RKAH safeguards their interests and turns their business ambitions into realities. We help clients overcome the complexity and problems arising from competition, disputes, regulation, globalization and market disruption.
Whatever opportunity or issue your business faces, we bring in the comprehensive experience of our respected consultants and lawyers in business transformation, financial services, mediation, litigation and corporate risk. Our top priority remains the use of legal excellence to help you find practical and workable solutions. Clients can expect from our approach efficient and pragmatic results that keep their business constantly moving forward and upward to the next level.
Our client base consists mainly of corporates, investors, commercial and government entities. They rely on us to provide them with clear and sound legal advice, wherever and whenever it’s needed. We effectively collaborate with them by offering strategic value and long for lasting relationships.
As a UN Global Impact Signatory, we also advise our clients in alignment with the 10 principles of the UNGC that include Labor Rights, Anti-Corruption and Environmental Principals.

Founder’s Biography

Fatima Balfaqeeh is a Legal Counsel, and independent Arbitrator, Mediator and Business Consultant. Her abilities to listen, understand, and offer creative solutions have made her reputation as a problem-solver. Her professional and courteous style allows her to build an excellent rapport with involved parties.
Throughout her 16-year career, Fatima participated in a wide array of commercial, legal and operational matters, related to different sectors, including dispute resolution in construction-related fields, governance enforcement in contracts and procurement for government entities, project-related finance, payables, and banking credit facilities for cooperate clients.
Fatima established her own company RKAH in 2018. She is sought for her commercial approach, her skills in resolving complex disputes and her ability to relate effectively with involved parties.

Fatima is a member of: Charter Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), RICS as a chartered Facilities Management Surveyor, Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply Chain (CIPS).
As a UAE National, she has an active involvement with the ICC-UAE as a board member, is a member of the UAE Branch Committee and a Board Member on the MENA advisory panel (MAP) of Royal Institute of Charted Surveyors (RICS).
Fatima’s background includes a Bachelor of Law, a Bachelor in Finances and Master in International Business, making her a multidisciplined professional. Clients believe her personality inspires hope, confidence and trust, which are essential traits for successful arbitrator and mediator.
Vision Mission Values
At RKAH, our vision is to become an innovative leader in the legal and commercial consultancy industry throughout the GCC, MENA and international countries.
The mission of RKAH is to provide uncompromising dedication, ethical standards, creative and quality legal counselling that caters to corporates, businesses and government entities, and serve as a primary resource and partner in all aspects of clients’ business growth and development.
At RKAH, our pioneering spirit is built by creating value through impeccable integrity, legal excellence, and goal oriented personal service. These are the core values that define who we are and how we work.

Creating Value

Unless we’re crystal clear we can create value for our clients through our legal services, we won’t handle the matter. Whether the requirements entail the resolution of a dispute, creation or expansion of a business, the core of our firm’s services is to add value. We strive to manage your legal affairs efficiently and effectively so you can move on with your business full of confidence and peace of mind.

Integrity

Integrity means being straightforward and honest about expectations and outcomes. We are genuine and work with transparency to help our clients make sound decisions. We put our client’s interests on top of our list, seeking creative and innovative ways to fulfill their goals.

Competence

Competence is the cornerstone of our legal and business services. We believe that solid, strong, steady competency is achieved by consistently doing the simple things well. Our approach is to provide practical, mature and reliable counsel and consultation.

Personal Service

Our company aims for excellence in client service. Our endeavor is to give our clients the best personal service and experience. We love our work and work with passion, courage and wisdom. We listen carefully, gather the facts then provide you with the best solutions that ultimately fit your vision and goal.