Wael Omer Abdin Mohamed

Biography

I was born in Khartoum, Sudan in 1976.  I studied LLB and LLM at the University of Khartoum, through the Chevening Scholarship I studied LLM in International Business Law from the University of Manchester and I graduated with a Merit in 2006.  I also studied International Practice Diploma in International Joint Ventures.  In 2007 I was seconded to Dentons via International Lawyers for Africa and I have trained at many City Law Firms such as Allen & Overy, Herbert Smith, Hogan Lovells, Linklaters, Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP), SJ Berwin now SJ Berwin King & Wood Mallesons, Clifford Chance and Mayer Brown.

I founded Sudanese Commercial Law Office - SCLO - in January 2007 www.sclo-sd.com.  SCLO grew to become one of the landmark legal service providers in Sudan.  We serve multinational companies, international banks, foreign investors, Western Embassies and Sudanese companies and businesses.  This ranges from financial sector, manufacturing, healthcare and pharmaceutical, automotive, agriculture and international trade.  Recently I qualified as a Solicitor in England and Wales.  My Practice is now serving international law firms as Sudanese Legal Counsel.

Contact details

+44 7477 948423
Wael.abdin@sclo-sd.com

Year Qualified

2004

Education

2016 - Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS)
2014 - Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS)
2008 - International Practice Diploma in International Joint Venture, IBA and the College of Law of
2005-2006 - Masters LLM (Merit) in International Business Law, University of Manchester School of La
2005 - Masters LLM in Law, University of Khartoum, Sudan
2001 - Sudanese Bar Exam, Sudan
1999 - LLB (Honours) Law, University of Khartoum, Sudan

Memberships

Member of The Law Society
Former Member of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) (Arab User Council)
Former Member of International Lawyers for Africa Selection Committee in Sudan
Former Member of the Chevening Scholarship Selection Committee in Sudan
Former Chairman of the Sudanese Chevening Alumni Association
Served as a Member of the Disability Advisory Panel British Council Headquarters London