About Us


Serving Clients Around the World.

Kalbian Hagerty LLP is an international general practice law firm with offices in Washington, D.C., Abu Dhabi, Dubai and New York City.

We serve clients from the United States, the Middle East, and elsewhere around the world. Our clients include public and private corporate groups, family offices, government agencies, partnerships and individuals. The Firm has particular expertise advising companies doing business in the Gulf, North Africa and the Middle East.

Kalbian Hagerty's practice encompasses corporate finance and structuring, international tax planning, complex commercial litigation, real estate, taxes, domestic and international disputes, intellectual property and foreign sovereign immunity matters.

Focused, Quick and Cost-conscious.

We know that in order to thrive in today's competitive marketplace, we must add value to each client's business. That is why our lawyers are trained to be focused, quick and cost-conscious. We combine depth, breadth, creativity, innovation, skill and dedication with the ability to understand the workings of our client's business and to anticipate our client's needs. Kalbian Hagerty serves as special litigation counsel in a long-standing case of first impression, which recently went to trial. It was described by main stream media reports in the United States as "the trial of the century."

Our reputation has given us the privilege of advising and representing some of the world’s most discerning clients.

Why We Are Unique

We deliver value.

Our focus is on forging strong, long-term relationships with our clients by providing the highest caliber legal services tailored to each client's personal, business and legal needs. We handle each matter as if we were the client, delivering value promptly and efficiently.

Kalbian Hagerty attorneys also serve as transnational business facilitators, delivering counsel and overseeing transactions that bridge foreign cultures and international legal systems.

Our international team of lawyers regularly collaborate on client matters. This unique capability to fully navigate and bridge international legal systems – and understand the regional and international legal dimensions of diverse business transactions – enables us to provide our clients with unusually comprehensive solutions to their global business challenges.

Kalbian Hagerty attorneys have the legal and business expertise to help solve virtually any personal, business or legal problem that arises.