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Zarghona Fazal

Zarghona Fazal

Partner, Arbitration, and Head of DIFC/ADGM Litigation


+971 4 429 2999

Zarghona is a Partner, Arbitration, and Head of DIFC/ADGM Litigation in the Dispute Resolution team in Dubai and advises on a wide range of general commercial litigation and arbitration matters. She has acted for leading international and multi-national companies on a variety of high-value contractual disputes, shareholder disputes, and real estate disputes. She also has wider experience in consumer laws, insurance and construction litigation.
Prior to joining Hadef & Partners, Zarghona was a senior associate at Herbert Smith Freehills in their litigation department in both Australia and Dubai.
Zarghona holds a Bachelor of Law (with First Class Honours) and also a Bachelor of Commerce from Monash University and was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria in 2007 and of the High Court and Federal Court of Australia in 2008. She is fluent in English and Pashto.

  • “Zarghona Fazal is technically excellent. Equally at home in court and arbitration.”

    Legal 500, 2023

  • Zarghona Fazal is a 2020 partner promotion with a diverse practice including banking and M&A disputes.

    Legal 500, 2021

  • ‘Zarghona Fazal is a committed lawyer.’

    Legal 500, 2020