Farhat Ali Khan

Managing Partner

Farhat Ali Khan is the Founder and Managing Partner of CMI & Co. He holds an LLM in International Business Law from Middlesex University.

A seasoned legal professional with years of rich and diverse experience, Farhat holds a license to practice law from the Bar Council in India since 2006. He has worked as in-house counsel and legal advisor with leading corporates including in India and the UAE such as Airtel, Hindustan Coca-Cola, Jumbo Group, Landmark Group and Yum Restaurants.

Since 2013, Farhat has been navigating the intricate landscapes of corporate and commercial laws in the UAE, and has earned a reputation for his strategic acumen, client-centric approach and unwavering commitment to excellence. His leadership at CMI & Co. has propelled the firm to the forefront of the legal industry, establishing it as a trusted advisor to multinational corporations, emerging startups, and high-net-worth individuals alike.

Farhat’s expertise spans a wide array of practice areas, including corporate governance, corporate structuring, investments and transactions. He is known for his ability to devise innovative legal solutions tailored to the unique needs and objectives of each client, ensuring seamless compliance with both local regulations and international standards.

Beyond his professional endeavours, Farhat is deeply committed to legal tech innovation and is driven by a relentless pursuit of excellence and passion in the legal tech space.