Practice Directions

Pursuant to section 191 of the ADGM Courts, Civil Evidence, Judgments, Enforcement and Judicial Appointments Regulations 2015, the Chief Justice has made the following Practice Directions for ADGM Courts. The Practice Directions came into force on 30 May 2016 and were last amended on 20 June 2018.

  Practice Direction 1 - General   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 2 - Making and answering a Claim   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 3 - Small Claims - Making and answering a Claim   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 4 - Particular Claims other than Small Claims   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 5 - Case Management and Papers for Trial   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 6 - Disclosure   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 7 - Applications before and after Trial   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 8 - Evidence   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 9 - Costs   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 10 - Offers to Settle   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 11 - Appeals   Click here for PDF
  Practice Direction 12 - Forms   Click here for PDF