The Stirling Haigh team were appointed by HRH Sheikha Latifa Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum (II), the daughter of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum the Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, and ruler of Dubai in 2018. HRH Sheikha Latifa appointed the founders of Stirling Haigh to assist and advise her on her “Escape from Dubai” and in pursuing the UAE, India and her father in the world’s courts and the United Nations – in what is now the most high-profile case of its kind in history and the subject of the BBC Documentary Escape from Dubai. Stirling Haigh are the representatives of HRH Princes Latifa and represented all the crew on her escape yacht, including former French counter intelligence operative and HRH Princess Latifa’s captain Herve Jaubert, and HRH Princess Latifa’s best friend, Finnish citizen, Tiina Jauhiainen.