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ArabArb is a global, independent association that aims to unite, promote, and serve the international arbitration community with roots, affinity, or interest in the Arab World.  It also strives to increase the visibility of diverse and qualified counsel, arbitrators, and experts who are particularly suited to handle disputes relating to the Arab World.
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WHO
WE ARE

ArabArb is a global, independent association that aims to unite, promote, and serve the international arbitration community with roots, affinity, or interest in the Arab World.  Our mission is to provide a platform for arbitration practitioners and other interested members of the legal community to network and collaborate with the common goal of advancing the knowledge and understanding of arbitration as it relates to the Arab World.  We also aim to increase the visibility of diverse and qualified counsel, arbitrators, and experts who are particularly suited to handle disputes relating to the Arab World.


We intend to achieve this by:

Networking

Establishing a network of arbitrators, counsel, practitioners, academics, institutional representatives, and other members of the arbitration community

Training

Organizing conferences and training seminars on topics relevant to the ArabArb community

Mentoring

Offering mentoring opportunities and exposure to law students of Arab descent

Promoting

Increasing the visibility of diverse, qualified counsel and arbitrators who are particularly suited to handle disputes relating to the Arab World

OUR BOARD

Randa Adra

Partner
Crowell & Moring
New York

Cherine Foty

Senior Associate
Covington & Burling LLP
Washington, D.C.

Lillian Khoury

Senior Associate
Steptoe & Johnson LLP
New York

May Khoury

Senior Associate
Chaffetz Lindsey LLP
New York

Nour Nicolas

Associate
Foley Hoag LLP
New York

ADVISORY BOARD

Meriam Nazih Al-Rashid

Global Co-Chair of International Arbitration
Eversheds Sutherland
New York

Amal Bouchenaki

Partner
Herbert Smith Freehills
New York

Maria Chedid

Global Co-Chair of International Arbitration Group
Arnold & Porter
Los Angeles

Samaa Haridi

Partner
King & Spalding
New York

Yasmine Lahlou

Partner
Chaffetz Lindsey
New York & Los Angeles

Caline Mouawad

Partner
Chaffetz Lindsey
New York

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