Our Team

Abdul Rahman Al Sharhan
Advocate • Founding Partner
He holds a licentiate degree in law from Dubai Police Academy and a Master’s degree in Maritime and Commercial Laws from Swansea University in the United Kingdom. He is also a PhD Researcher and experienced in the legal field since 2004. He made gradual progress in the legal field starting from the Military Justice Department in Abu Dhabi in 2004, then he worked as a legal researcher in the Federal Customs Authority and then in the Securities and Commodities Authority. After that, Mr. Abdul Rahman worked as the Notary Public in Dubai Courts then he established the Office of Abdul Rahman Al Sharhan Advocates and Legal Consultants in 2011. He has read a lot and has a vast experience in the legal field, especially in the cases of securities and commodities and the maritime and commercial cases. In addition, Mr. Abdul Rahman has pleaded in a number of civil and criminal cases before the courts of Dubai and the other emirates.

Mansour Al Hanafi
Legal consultant • Managing Partner
He has obtained a licentiate degree in law from Mansoura University in 1997. He served as a military prosecutor and an investigator in military courts in the Egyptian Armed Forces for two and a half years from mid-1999 until the end of 2001. He is registered as an attorney at law at the High Court of Appeal and State Lawsuits Authority at the Bar Association of the Arab Republic of Egypt. He has been exercising the legal profession since seventeen years, twelve years of which are in the United Arab Emirates. He is highly experienced and efficient in all civil and criminal proceedings and litigation proceedings in the State before the circuits of courts and the other relevant circuits. He is also specialized in real estate, criminal and commercial cases together with insurance, banks, maritime and international arbitration cases. He also provides all sorts of legal consultations at high proficiency and efficiency due to his long experience in the legal field. In addition, he has exercised the legal profession at the major law firms operating in the State. He is an arbitrator and a consultant in international arbitration and he is also accredited by the International Arbitration Centre. Furthermore, he is a member in the Arab International Federation For Arbitration and an accredited arbitrator at Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

El Sayed Hanafi
Administrative Manager
He holds a licentiate degree in law from Mansoura University. He has been exercising the legal profession for more than eight years in the United Arab Emirates. He is highly experienced and efficient in the civil and criminal proceedings and litigation proceedings in the State before the circuits of courts and the other relevant circuits. He is also specialized in real estate, criminal and commercial cases together with insurance, banks, maritime and international arbitration cases. He also drafts all kinds of contracts and provides all sorts of legal consultations at high proficiency and efficiency due to his long experience in the legal field. In addition, he has exercised the legal profession at the major law firms operating in the State.

Mohammed Selim
Legal Consultant
He obtained a licentiate degree in law from Assiut University in the Arab Republic of Egypt in 2000. He has been engaged in the legal profession and provision of legal consultations since 2001. He is enrolled in the Bar Association in the Arab Republic in Egypt and he is an attorney at law at the High Court of Appeal and State Council. He has been working in the United Arab Emirates as a legal consultant since 2006 to date. Mr. Mohammed is specialized in the field of local legal consultations, business law, litigation and legal services for incorporation of companies and ventures of various sizes.

Tameem Hashmi
Legal Consultant
She obtained a bachelor’s degree in law from the Faculty of Law, DAV College, Kanpur, in 1992 and a master’s degree in law, in Sharia from Aligarh in 1994. She starting working as an advocate in 1994 and became a member in the Supreme Court in India in 1996. She worked for more than sixteen years in the Supreme Court in India and she appeared before the Supreme Court in India during such period and has successfully pleaded in a number of cases. The sixteen of service in the legal field has provided Mrs. Umm Tamim with comprehensive understanding of the legal field. This is in addition to her role and importance in the other fields. Mrs. Tamim Hashemi is a senior legal consultant in a law firm and has 25 years of vast experience in the legal field in India and the United Arab Emirates. She is experienced in commercial litigation and arbitration, especially the cases submitted to Dubai International Financial Centre and Dubai International Arbitration Centre.

Aiman Yeskarayeva
Legal Researcher
Multilingual, double major in Finance & Law, armed with over 16 years of experience in banking, construction, commercial and corporate law, Aiman Yeskarayeva is a legal researcher of our company. After graduating with honors from Kazakh State Law Academy (“International law”, 2001) and Almaty Economic University (“Finance and Credit”, 2004), Aiman worked on global scale projects at Development Bank of Kazakhstan and BI Group Construction Company and was awarded “Best Employee of the Year” by Tsesnabank JSC in 2009. She also served as Head of Legal at Chamber of International Commerce of Kazakhstan, supporting export related activities of entrepreneurs and provided workshops in legal matters as well. Being successful in her own business projects, Aiman is fully aware of the Business law and provide legal services in Kazakh, Russian, English and French.

Bassam Kaba
Legal Researcher
He obtained a bachelor’s degree in law from the universities of Aleppo-Syria in 1994. He has been engaged in the legal profession since 1998. He has extensive professional experience in drafting international and local contracts, litigation, preparing claims and pleas before all courts in Dubai and the Court of Cassation and Federal Courts. Mr. Bassam is specialized in commercial, civil and real estate matters, especially in disputes between developers and investors, as well as in construction contracts. He also has extensive practical knowledge in matters relevant to the sector of trademarks and their registration, commercial agencies and their contracts and disputes before the settlement committees formed at the UAE Ministry of Economy. He has established many local businesses and in all the free zones in the State foundations. Mr. Bassam is also experienced in arbitration at Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC) as well as before the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).

Christian Simo
Legal Researcher
Graduate Member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executive in England and Wales. Master Degree in International Commercial and Maritime law. Over 10 years of legal experience in the UK and UAE. He is a highly motivated and proactive multilingual researcher. Provide Individual and corporate clients advice and assistance on variety of legal issues and he is experienced of laws related to Global Immigration and Human rights Law, Shipping and Marine Insurance laws.

Emad Rashad
Legal Researcher
Holds a bachelor's degree in law, General Law Department, Faculty of Law, Assiut University. He has experience in the preparation of various cases, such as criminal, civil and personal cases And commercial law in various degrees of litigation from the first degree and appeal also the cassation, Urgent claims and cases and all kinds of court application,, He has experience in legal consultation for individuals and companies with a view of opinion and the other opinion and finding legal solutions for the clients.

Mohammed Ahmed Eltnamali
Legal Researcher
Bachelor of Law, Mansoura University - Egypt 1997, holds training courses in the field of arbitration. Has been registered in the Egyptian Bar Association since 1999. – High appeal lawyer, practicing lawyer in Egypt since 1999. Experience in all administrative law and all types of cases Case study, preparation of all types of case law and memoranda, experience in arbitration cases, preparation of contracts, establishment of companies, working as legal advisor in the UAE since 2013.

Safwan Abdullatif Baridi
Legal Researcher
He graduated from the University of Aleppo Faculty of Law in 1996 and worked as an advocate in Aleppo Bar Association in 1998. Mr. Safwan pleaded in all types of cases, especially in criminal, civil, personal status and lease cases. He has been working as a legal consultant in the United Arab Emirates since July 2013 to date, which has increased his experience in the field of criminal, personal status, civil and labour cases and legal consultations. Mr. Safwan is also experienced in negotiation in disputes by amicable means, apart from disputes before courts, in the customer’s favour to the maximum extent possible. In addition, he is experienced in establishment of businesses in the UAE and issuance of commercial licenses.

Salama Shata
Legal Researcher
He obtained a licentiate degree in law from Mansoura University in 2007. He has been working in the legal field since 2007. Mr. Salama has been working in the UAE for 7 years. He is registered at the courts of appeal in the Arab Republic of Egypt. He is experienced in drafting and following-up actions, writing memorandums, revising the Office’s cases before all courts of the State, and visiting police stations and all government agencies. In addition, Mr. Salama is fully aware of the progress of the proceedings of actions in various stages (first instance, appeal and cassation).

Shaimaa Ghazi
Legal Researcher
She obtained a licentiate degree in law from Alexandria University in 2012 and a degree in International Management from Alexandria University. She is a member in the Egyptian Bar Association. Ms. Shaimaa is an excellent legal leader. She is engaged in the legal field in the United Arab Emirates. In addition, Mr. Shaimaa has extensive professional knowledge in legal administration, reviewing actions and legal proceedings, translating documents, visiting police stations and government bodies, communicating with customers directly, identifying and completing tasks, and developing plans for expansion of work.

Mahmoud Qayed
General Accountant
He obtained a bachelor’s degree in commerce from Mansoura University in 2014. He is engaged in the accounting field in the United Arab Emirates. Mr. Mahmoud is responsible for preparing financial books and accounts for customers, recording all the financial transactions of the Office, revising and inventorying records, invoices and funds periodically in order to ensure their validity. He is also responsible for keeping all the accounting books and documents of the Office until they are subsequently time and rely on applied and adopted. In addition, Mr. Mahmoud checks issues in matters relevant to accountancy together with the monthly salaries of employees.