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Omar Al Shaikh

Omar Al Shaikh

Partner, Senior Counsel & Head of Litigation


+971 4 4292999

Omar heads the Court Litigation team in Dubai. With over 25 years experience as a litigator in the UAE and having served 12 years as a Judge in Sudan, Omar offers a well-rounded perspective on dispute resolution.

Omar’s knowledge and experience in UAE litigation is quite broad. He has successfully handled all types of lawsuits before the federal and local courts of the UAE, particularly in the areas of corporate, commercial, construction, insurance, agency, shipping, air carriage, tort, banking, trade marks, and labour disputes.
He is licensed to appear before Federal Courts and Local Courts of Dubai and is a member of the Sudanese Bar Association.

  • “Has ‘excellent understanding of the UAE courts and procedures’.”

    Legal 500, 2015