Hassan Arab is a leading expert in all aspects of litigation and dispute resolution, with particular expertise in cases relating to banking, commercial law, insurance, construction law, contract law, intellectual property rights and abitration.

As Partner and Regional Head of Litigation at Al Tamimi & Company, Hassan has spent his career building one of the strongest litigation teams in the Middle East which Legal 500 has recognised as 'having a great reputation for local court work with a number of really good practitioners'.

Chambers Global has commended Hassan as a 'real winner who gives excellent advice and solutions'. He has been recognised as a leading lawyer in the field of asset recovery and commercial litigation by the International Who's Who of Business Lawyers.

Hassan serves as an arbitrator in complex and commercial cases with a nationwide practice. As an arbitrator he has arbitrated many claims and provided advice on arbitration and construction.

Hassan is listed panel arbitrator for:

  • Dubai International Arbitration Centre
  • Sharjah International Commercial Arbitration Centre
  • DIFC-LCIA Arbitration Centre
  • ICC
  • Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration
  • Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration
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    Contact details

    +971 (0)4 364 1641

    Areas of Practice

    • Education

      Beirut University in Alexandria, Egypt, Bachelor of Law (LLB)
      University of Wollongong, Australia, Master Degree of International Business (MIB)
      The College of Law, UK, Practice Diploma in International Arbitration Law
      The College of Law, UK, Practice Diploma in International Commercial Law


      IBA's Legal Practice Division Council and Council Liaison Officer to the Arab Regional Forum (2010-2014)
      Vice-Chair of the IBA Arbitration Committee (2014-2016)
      Steering Committee of the ICC UAE Commission on Arbitration
      Geographical Advisory Board of Business Law International
      Past Chair of the Arab Regional Forum (2007-2009)
      Editorial member of the International Journal of Arab Arbitration
      Councillor of the LCIA Arab User's Council
      DIFC Court Users Committee