Welcome to CMS in Oman
Providing bespoke, specialist and regionally focused legal advice throughout the Sultanate of Oman
CMS Oman combines local legal knowledge and unparalleled on-the-ground experience with an award-winning international network of lawyers. Oman, as the largest non-OPEC oil and natural gas producer in the Middle East, offers one of the most commercially-friendly environments in the region providing a modern business law framework; an open economy with respect for free markets; full repatriation of capital, net profit and royalties, contract security, relatively low taxes (and no personal income tax), ease of access to regional markets, the Asian and African markets, and a one-stop-shop at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry for business registration purposes.
We provide English and local law capabilities in the Sultanate and work seamlessly with our regional counterparts to offer a full range of legal service capabilities, with a dedicated team of internationally and domestically qualified lawyers who speak both Arabic and English.
CMS has a long history of working with the Sultanate and has considerable experience including, banking and finance (including Islamic Finance), commercial, construction, consumer products, corporate, dispute resolution, energy, financial services, hotels and leisure, media and entertainment, oil and gas, power and water, projects, renewables, technology and telecommunications.
CMS Oman advises on both domestic and international cross-border transactions and investments acting for a wide variety of public and private entities, government bodies, commercial enterprises, high net worth individuals and investment funds.
CMS Oman connects you to a network of 3,000 legal professionals across the world, including expert cross-border groups focused on 17 practice areas and sectors.