Partner Hassan Mostafa Kamel Elsayed has broad corporate and commercial law experience in the Middle East, including international arbitration, litigation, international commercial and corporate matters, joint ventures and government procurement and claims. Mr. Elsayed is resident in the Dubai office and has experience that includes handling a large number of arbitrations on behalf of Egyptian industries before the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris and local arbitration and litigation. Prior to joining the firm, he worked in assisting in the preparation of the government claims of the State of Kuwait to the United Nations Compensation Commission in Geneva arising from the Gulf War.
His experience also includes serving as lawyer and legal consultant to F & Kohain from 1985 to 1987. He was also a member of the legal department of the Sugar and Integrated Industries of Egypt from 1987 to 1994.
Elsayed is also knowledgeable in Islamic law and legal practice. He is fluent in Arabic and English and has a working knowledge of French.