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Hanscomb to sponsor 9th ICC MENA Arbitration Conference

Posted Fri 15th January 2021

Hanscomb are sponsoring the 9th ICC MENA Conference on International Arbitration. The event will take place on the 22-25 February 2021. The event has been organised by the International Chamber of Commerce.


Sabrina Ainouz – Partner, Squire Patton Boggs, France

Iryna Akulenka – Managing Consultant, HKA, Dubai; Vice Chair, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UAE Branch)

Ali Al Hashemi – Managing Partner, Global Advocacy and Legal Counsel, United Arab Emirates

Alex Bevan – Partner, International Arbitration practice and Head of the Abu Dhabi office, Shearman & Sterling, United Arab Emirates; Steering Committee Member, ICC UAE Commission on Arbitration & ADR

Roberta Downey – Partner and Global Head of Construction & Engineering, Hogan Lovells, United Kingdom

Dania Fahs – Deputy Director, ICC MENA Representative Office, Abu Dhabi

Alexander G. Fessas – Secretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration; Director, ICC Dispute Resolution Services, Paris

Ziva Filipic – Managing Counsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris

Dame Elizabeth Gloster QC – Arbitrator, One Essex Courts; Former High Court Judge; Former Vice-President, Civil Division of the Court of Appeal, United Kingdom; Judge of the Abu Dhabi Global Market Courts and a Justice of the Court of Appeal of Bermuda

Sami Houerbi – Director for Eastern Mediterranean, Middle East & Africa, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Abu Dhabi/Tunis

Andrew Mellor – Managing Director, Construction Advisory Services, JS Held, United Arab Emirates

Bassam Mirza – Founding Partner, Pellerin Pecsnar Mirza, Paris – Beirut

Alexis Mourre – President, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris

Ahmed Ouerfelli – Attorney at Law, Ouerfelli Attorneys and Counsels- former Judge, Tunisia

Mohamed S. Abdel Wahab – Founding Partner & Head of International Arbitration; Zulficar & Partners, Egypt; Vice-President, ICC International Court of Arbitration; Chair, Private International Law and Professor of Dispute Resolution, Cairo University