Ahmed is the head of the litigation group of Matouk Bassiouny’s UAE offices. He has over 12 years of post-qualified experience working on a wide range of contentious commercial matters and has practiced in Egypt, Libya and now in the UAE. Ahmed has developed a considerable track record of trying and winning complex cases and cross-border disputes in different jurisdictions throughout the MENA region.
He has steered blue-chip clients through high profile cases in multiple subjects that run the course in business litigation. Ahmed has a considerable litigation experience in the areas of commercial contracts, construction, energy, real estate, insurance, tax, intellectual property, antidumping and safeguard measures.
He has also served as counsel in arbitrations conducted under most major institutional rules including ICSID, ICC, UNCITRAL, DIFC-LCIA, DIAC and CRCICA. Ahmed is a crypto enthusiast and has a deep knowledge of blockchain technology.