Mr. Abdulhameed Aljasmi
Abdulhameed is the founding partner of AJLC. He has over 11 years of experience in corporate and litigation matters. Prior to establishing AJLC, Abdulhameed worked in the legal department of the UAE’s Road and Transportation Authority (RTA) where he helped review RTA related legislation and advised on various legal issues. Following his position at the RTA, Abdulhameed worked as a prosecutor at the Dubai Prosecution Office before joining a local law firm in Dubai. He knows what charges would likely be treated favorably at the police or prosecution office and how to file them for the best possible outcome for the client. He also has a wealth of experience in handling various types of lawsuits, including commercial and family.
Abdulhameed studied law at the Ajman University of Science & Technology in the UAE.
Abdudlhameed is a native Arabic speaker as well as conversant in English.
Mobile: +971 50 655 7674
Mr. Karim Salem
Karim is the managing partner of AJLC. He is a trilingual lawyer who has over 16 years of experience working with leading international (such as Baker & McKenzie) and local law firms in 3 countries (UAE, Qatar, and Egypt). Karim is experienced in corporate, commercial hospitality and leisure, employment and construction matters. Karim’s work stretches from advising businesses on their day-to-day legal requirements to advising on more intricate matters such as acquisitions and reviewing multi million contracts.
Karim has law degrees from Pantheon Sorbonne, Cairo University, and a Master of Laws (LLM) from the American University in Cairo.
Karim is a native Arabic speaker as well as fluent in English and French.
Mobile: +971 58 249 9260
Mr. Sameer Dorgham
Sameer is an advocate who has over an impressive 27 years of experience assisting clients before the courts in Egypt and the UAE. Since joining AJLC in 2016, Sameer has been handling the firm’s largest cases. He handles various types of lawsuits, including civil, commercial, and real estate. He also advises clients on matters pertaining to family law.
Sameer studied law at the University of Alexandria, Egypt, and is admitted to the Egyptian Bar Association.
Sameer is a native Arabic speaker.
Mobile: + 971 56 650 2845
Ms. Palwasha Arifin
Palwasha specialises in effectively managing complex and challenging legal matters of clients, both locally and overseas.
As a Client Relations Manager, she is highly experienced in handling client requirements and expectations. She diligently ensures that the protection of their business interest remains a priority under all circumstances.
She is also proficient in managing large scale global projects; an expertise developed during her ten years of employment with HSBC, where she handled projects MENA and GROUP wide at their Dubai and London offices.
Palwasha holds an MBA from University of Wollongong (Dubai campus).
Mr. Ahmed Shoman
Ahmed is an advocate who is experienced in civil and commercial law disputes in the UAE and Egypt. He has over 8 years of work experience, 3 of which in the UAE. Ahmed is particularly experienced in the administrative aspects and legal procedures of the UAE and is competent in dealing with courts, public prosecution office, police stations and other governmental authorities. This is an area of expertise much needed in the legal field in the UAE.
Ahmed studied law at the University of Tanta, Egypt, and is admitted to the Egyptian Bar Association.
Ahmed in a native Arabic speaker.
Mr. Ahmed Hesham
Ahmed is a bilingual accountant and manages all our accounting requirements as well as assisting with our business development efforts. He has over 6 years of experience working as an accountant, 3 of which were spent in two companies in Egypt and over 3 years with AJLC. Ahmed oversees our presence on social media and establishes work relationships with entities in the UAE.
Ahmed studied accounting at the Alazhar University in Cairo, Egypt.
Ahmed is a native Arabic speaker, as well as fluent in English.