The Associates at AHL are hand-picked from some of the premier international and local law schools from different parts of the globe.
Besides the above, we have strategic alliances with lawyers and law firms in Spain, Italy, France, Malaysia, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, India to name a few.
Dhana has joined Al Hashmi Law from Oman Tourism Development Company (“Omran”), the tourism arm of the Government of Sultanate of Oman. At Omran, Dhana was responsible for managing Omran’s real estate portfolio, advising on real estate corporate structures, drafting and reviewing Hotel Management Agreements, advising on Mina Al Sultan Qaboos Waterfront Integrated Tourism Complex (“ITC”) project structures, drafting related contracts such as development agreement with Ministry of Tourism, due diligence exercises, reviewing FIDIC based construction contracts and drafting Usufruct agreements. She was handling other corporate works such as company formations, share transfers and advising on and conducting board and general meetings. Dhana previously worked with Dentons and Deloitte for each 4 years as corporate and tax lawyer. At Dentons, she was in-charge of over 50 clients advising them on corporate and tax matters. At Deloitte, Dhana worked in number of locations such as Rotterdam (the Netherlands), Bangalore (India) and Muscat (Oman) advising on tax planning, tax compliance, tax assessment and tax cases.
Saud, Syed Ahmad is a UK & India qualified and trained lawyer. He is a Solicitor and licensd to practice before the Supreme Court of England & Wales. He is an expert in Anti-Money Laundering issues and has won some celebrated cases related to money laundering. Besides this, he is active in several social issues and trains the young lawyers & students about Anti-Money Laundering issues among others.
Ms Omaima Ali advises on the Intellectual Property registration realted issues at Al Hashmi Law.
Mr Firas Kanj is a senior legal advisor and heads the Lebanes Desk at Al Hashmi Law. He is expert in corporate, commercial laws as well as general legal advisory. He caters to the Lebanon centric clients of Al Hashmi Law.
Omar is the founder of Al-HashmiLaw. He studied at Oman and has an extensive experience in legal practice of over a decade. He deals with a broad portfolio and providesturn-key solutions for corporate, commercial as well as civil & criminal matters at the firm. He has significant expertise in assisting foreign investors, company formation, drafting and negotiating shareholders agreements, sale and purchase agreements, joint ventures, securities documentation and other contractual documentation. He advises foreign investors on all aspects of establishing and running businesses in the Sultanate of Oman as well as domestic and international institutions and companies on commercial law and practice in both the contentious and non-contentious fields, across a broad spectrum of sectors including intellectual property and employment.
Dr. Salman is a seasoned professional and valuable member of AL Hashmi Law. A graduate of Sorbonne University of Paris, Dr. Salman brings with him a wealth of over 35 years of legal experience, acquired at different jurisdictions and fora. His vast experience includes labour law, international arbitration, commercial & contractual laws and other civil laws. He served as one of the original resources for the Oman Labour Law and has served as the esteemed faculty at the College of Law, Oman.
Abbas is an eminent member of the firm and has experience of over 20 years in the legal profession.His extensive experience includeslitigation(civil, criminal and commercial), drafting a range of documents, including pleadings, commercial contracts and several other documents. He has advised a number of high net worth clients and also specializes is in commercial arbitration, wealth management, administrative law, intellectual property and commercial agencies.
Dr. Khudairhas significant expertise and the experience of over 25 years in the legal practice industry. He has extensive experience in civil, commercial, labour and insurance law as well as drafting a range of legal documents and providing legal advisory in several complex legal issues of our clients.
Syed Faizy is a graduate of the National Law Institute University of India and a Master of Laws from the renowned International Islamic University of Malaysia, where he secured 7 distinctions in his studies. He has an extensive experience of working with several leading names in India, Malaysia and Oman, and is a valuable member of AL Hashmi Law, where he is advising a number of high profile corporate clients and in-charge of the firm’s international business development. His expertise includes corporate & commercial law, labour law, Islamic banking & finance as well as arbitration. Besides his legal expertise, he serves as an important member of the core committee at the firm for internal management, budget allocation and local & international business development as well as firm's hiring decisions.
Carlos is a multi-talented legal professional and serves as the Coordinator of the Spanish Desk of the firm. His vast experience spans for over 14 years earned at prestigious law firms in Spain, Brazil, UK and Oman and he has worked on some significant projects including mergers & acquisitions, cross border transactions, as well advising on Spanish law at the firm’s Spanish Desk to our Spanish and Spain centric clients. He is an expert in corporate and commercial laws of Spain, besides advising on general laws of Oman. He is backed by a team of well experienced, highly qualified lawyers and advisors at the firm.
He is an active contributor to the firm’s Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives, besides being a content contributor to some leading law magazines besides contributing to the firm’s knowledge base.
Sulaimanis a graduate of Sultan QaboosUniversity and has over 6 years’experience in varied legal practice in Oman. He is well equipped with drafting skills for pleadings and related submissions at the Omani courts and other governmental departments, including several ministries, Royal Oman Police and Public Prosecution, etc.
Riyam is a graduate of the SultanQaboos University and practices at the Primary Court at Muscat. She is good at conducting in-depth legal researches and preparing documents for litigation related matters at the firm, besides providing assistance to the senior lawyer. She is also designated to coordinate between the international interns and the senior management at the firm wherever required.
Sanija graduated with bachelor of law from Karnataka University, India in the year 2008. She practiced as an Advocate at the High Court of Kerala and Central Administrative Tribunal from 2008 to 2010, before moving to Oman as aLegal Consultant with the firm. In the course of practice she has dealt with civil, criminal, corporate, company, industrial, labour and intellectual property related matters.
Hajar is a pro-active lawyer and specializes in insurance and finance related matters. She brings with her a vast plethora of legal expertise gained at several leading organizations in Oman, including the Central Bank of Oman.
Mr.Shakil Ahmad Syed is senior Of-counsel at the firm and is a renowned Advocate at the Supreme Court of India. He has dealt with several high profile litigation cases at various Indian courts. He is an expert in litigation strategizing and waqf (Islamic Endowments) related issues. He has also held several prestigious government awarded positions in India and is known for his contribution for several social & legal causes.
Laila AICHI is a senior lawyer and has been a member of the Paris Bar for more than 18 years. She holds a DEA in Business Law, a DESS-CAAE from Paris Sorbonne University, and an MBA Degree. She practices in the areas of Busines Law, Social Law, Intellectual Property Law, Family Law and RGPD.
Particularly committed to environmental issues, she is a former Senator of Paris and also former Vice-Presidente of the Fench Senate Committee on foreign Affairs and Armed Forces.