Dr. Hassan Arab is a Partner and the Regional Head of Dispute Resolution – Arbitration & Litigation at a leading law firm – Al Tamimi & Company, located in DIFC, Dubai, UAE. He is a renowned dispute resolution expert with full rights of audience before all UAE courts. Dr. Arab has built one of the strongest litigation teams in the Middle East, recognised by Legal 500 for having an excellent reputation for local court work with several outstanding practitioners.
Dr. Arab is a highly recommended leading lawyer in Dispute Resolution Eminent Practitioner in the UAE. He regularly sits as an arbitrator and has extensive experience providing expert opinions on UAE laws before arbitration tribunals and foreign courts. Dr. Arab has written and lectured extensively on various topics, including arbitration and dispute resolution in general. He is fluent in Arabic and English.
Dr. Arab holds the position of Chair of the Steering Committee of the ICC-UAE Commission on Arbitration & ADR, and he is a member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration. Additionally, he is a Member of the Advisory Counsel of the Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC), a Member of the Future Arbitration Court of Casablanca International Mediation & Arbitration Centre (CIMAC), Board Advisor of Delos Dispute Resolution, a Board Advisor of Dubai University, and Lecturer at Saint Joseph University (Dubai). Dr. Arab has also authored several books, such as summaries of UAE Courts’ Decisions on Arbitration (1st and 2nd Editions).