Taher Group Law Firm (TAG) was set up in 1969 on Fahad Al Salim Street, Al Sharq Al Awsat Building, Kuwait. Upon establishment, the Group was headed by Dr. Jamal Eddin Ateyyah, attorney at law, holder of a PhD in the International Law from the French Sorbonne University, and one of the founders of the first Islamic bank worldwide in Luxembourg County.
Mr. Abdul Aziz Taher Al-Khateeb is one of the Kuwaiti lawyer forerunners as he was enrolled in the Kuwaiti bar for practicing the legal profession in 1969. Afterwards, the Group was joined by Mr. Khaled Taher Al-Khateeb, Mr. Jamal Taher Al-Khateeb and Mr. Fawaz Khaled Al-Khateeb along with other expert lawyers.
Throughout its forty-year existence in the field, the Group took up ten thousands of lawsuits and consultancies in all legal aspects, which confers upon it proven track record. (The first premises of the Group on Fahad Al Salim Street 1969)
OUR MISSION & VISION
To render Taher Group Law Firm as a leading local, regional and International law Firm with global standards in terms of provision of service through high quality and advanced legal standards with its main objective being to ensure the continuous development in its performance in a sustainable manner.
With an intention to diffuse the service of Justice through a consolidation of the principle of the rule of law through raising awareness and disseminating the legal culture between the components of the society, individuals and institutions and to find its correct understanding and respect for the law and to comply with the same by establishing a stable society which shall be interdependent and secure.
Work in support of the profession and sophistication to evolve into modernity, and to continually generate professional ethics and boost in order to ensure its push to an elevated position in modern society.
The Group exercises annual activities aiming at upgrading the level of the community legal culture, including issuing various legal publications and research papers, which contributes in dispersing the legal awareness, paramount among which are the following.
- Criminalization and Penalty in non-penal codes by Mr. Abdul Aziz Taher Al Khateeb, "the Group founder".
- The encyclopedia of Terms and Deadlines in Kuwaiti Laws by Mr. Abdul Aziz Taher Al Khateeb.
- This in addition to more than twenty legal research paper made in depth by the collaboration of the Group lawyers, where these papers handle various legal perspective areas. Such papers are published in various places, e.g. the Lawyer Magazine, Kuwait University, daily and weekly newspapers and websites.
- TAG has one of the largest legal libraries in Kuwait. The Library includes more than 4000 legal books in the field of law. It is renewed periodically with all the literature and modern legal books obtained from local, regional and international jurisprudence. It has rare collections of fundamental original legal works that extend to the early 20th century.
LEGAL SERVICES QUALITYTaher Legal Group is committed to providing the best legal services and high standards of quality by implementing the quality management system in accordance with the requirements of ISO 9001: 2008 from Lloyds Register – LRQA a UK based company. Taher Group is rated as a leading and elite firm according to the best ratings given by elite law global ranking firms by leading and certified rating agencies such as IFLR 1000, Chambers and Partners and Legal 500. Taher Group adapts taking a special approach to the quality of legal services and enhances its global reach in order to attain the highest standards.
Tahar Group Law Firm are members of elite global alliance networks and offers its services in accordance with the set standards of these organizations such as TAGLaw ® with Taher Group as its only member in the State of Kuwait. This alliance is an elite international association that has been rated by Chambers in 2017 as the best global alliance which provides services in more than 160 independent law firms in more than 90 countries across the globe.
Taher Group also provides legal services to Fortune 500 listed companies as well as leading small and medium-sized companies in their field. The Group also offers its services directly through its law firm based in the Arab Republic of Egypt in Cairo.