Jazmine Stevenson (née Bernard)

Lawyer and Business Development – UAE

Jazmine Stevenson (née Bernard)

Jazmine Stevenson (née Bernard)

Lawyer and Business Development – UAE

Jazmine is an English law qualified, graduating from Swansea University with a Law Degree (LLB with Honors, she has over 11 years’ legal experience. After relocating to the UAE she has been able to combine her UK legal experience with assistance in respect of local UAE laws to ensure that clients can be advised on a cross-jurisdictional level.

Jazmine is able to provide legal advice including corporate & commercial and ex-patriate legal advice in the UAE. Jazmine works with businesses on company start-ups in the UAE and business development strategies for a number of clients based in Dubai and has a vast knowledge of legal procedures in the UAE and around business expansion. Jazmine is able to draw on her legal knowledge combined with technology and expertise across the firm to provide development support and assist clients across a wide range requirements.

Jazmine has worked with a number of companies based in the Middle East focusing on company startup, franchise incorporation with many international clients, leading to full company start up, UAE relocation and business strategy and expansion. She also has vast experience of the DIFC courts and UAE local courts. Jazmine is able to combine her local and international knowledge to advise clients based in the Middle East.

"I have worked few weeks side by side with Jazmine who has avast experience of BD and providing legal advice. Outspoken,and reliable she's a people's person and a great asset for anycompany"
Ines Shaim, Business Development at Adenza

"Jazmine has really gone the extra mile to provide me expertadvice on UAE contract law. She has been very helpful, quickand overall a pleasure to speak with. Highly recommend her!"
Nikolett Vilmos, Digital Marketing Specialist

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"I rarely come across real talents who stand out like Jazmine. A highly motivated, outgoing and confident individual who has studied law and a vast experience of providing legal advice and high levels of managerial support. After seeing her online portfolio and track records, I was impressed by Jazmine’s ability to deal with the business growth and development - effortlessly. That skills often takes years to develop among Business Development professionals, but it seemed to come perfectly naturally to her."
Kristine van den Berg, Administration Manager at PhD Studies Accredited Degree Experts

"Thank you for the advice in regards to my company start up andthe business development & marketing options that are availableto me, I look forward to working with you and Mr Kashwani andmaking the business a success!"
Omar Albastaki, Assistant Vice President - Fraud Risk at First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)

"Jazmine has the legal expertise to advise instantly, I have soughtlegal advice on a number of different matters over time inregards to business and contractual law and each time theresults have been successful. Good luck with the new position at KLF I look forward to meeting with you and your new partners."
Myah Morgan, Client Servicing Manager at Brite Advisors

"Fantastic Manager with outstanding Legal advice andexperience, able to turn around a law firm, manage teams, makeimprovement and generate more revenue, it was a pleasureworking with you. Thank you for all the amazing work"
Jurgen Van den Berg, general admin at Hamdan Al Shamsi Lawyers & Legal Consultants


  • Dubai England & Wales


Business development, business strategy, company formation, debt recovery; ex-patriate legal advice; company start-up, relocation, business expansion; commercial dispute resolution in the DIFC and UAE courts


    • DIFC – Part 1 registration
    • LLB (Hons) University of Swansea


  • 10 Years’ business strategy & business development experience
  • 11 years’ legal experience

Jazmine says...

My UK Legal experience combined with my UAE legal knowledge enables me to provide clients with the best advice on a cross-jurisdictional level. Throughout my experience at Kashwani Law firm, Dubai, I have come across many clients that require cross-jurisdictional legal advice. The affiliation with Spencer West enables us to combine our expertise, so that we can assist our clients not only at local level, but also at a global level which is truly inspiring and really beneficial for our current and future clients.