Labour & Employment

The dynamic employment team at Hammouri & Partners advises clients on all areas of Jordanian labour law and on all related matters. Our main areas of practice include drafting and advice on employment contracts for senior executives, employment contracts for non-Jordanian employees (C-level), non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements, employment issues resulting from mergers and acquisitions and restructuring of businesses, advice to foreign entities operating in Jordan as well as advice on work permit procedures.  Our expert team also offers advice on Employment Policy handbooks (company HR manuals) and on template employment contracts that cover a range of employment scenarios.

We also help clients implement labor transfer and employee stock option plans and assist family businesses in enhancing governance by separating family ownership from management and control.

Our client list includes major companies such as:  United Cable Industries Company (UCIC) plc, Electronic Health Solutions (EHS), Promedz Jordan, Government Investment Management Company/ The Government of Jordan, Mayr – Melnhof Packaging International GmbH / Jordan PSC and others.