Founding Partner and Head of Arbitration at Zulficar & Partners Law Firm
Languages: Arabic, English, French
Arbitration Practitioner of the Week #41 – 2023
He has immense expertise in cross-border multi-jurisdictional and highly complex transactions and disputes. With a commercial arbitration focus, he has been appointed as an arbitrator majorly in the construction and energy industry involving parties from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more.
He has an impressive track record of working with Bahraini, Egyptian, Emirati, English, Kuwaiti, Libyan, Qatari, and Saudi laws concerning contracts, telecommunications, hotel management agreements, project finance, and more.
Prof. Dr. Abdel Wahab has been recognized as a world-leading arbitrator on international investment and international commercial arbitration, Arab and African laws, Islamic Sharia, and online dispute resolution.
He has co-edited books on International Arbitration and ODR and it’s no surprise that he has bagged the title of a world-renowned authority on ODR and a visionary on the role of technology in law and dispute resolution.