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Aarta Alkarimi


Personal Bio

Job Title: Partner

Areas of Expertise: Arbitration,Mediation

After qualifying as an attorney and practicing law in the U.S. for six years, Aarta moved to Dubai in 2008. She regularly acts as lead counsel, party-appointed, sole arbitrator and tribunal chairperson under various institutional rules.

She is registered as arbitrator with various institutions including the Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC), the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the Saudi Center for Commercial Arbitration (SCCA), the Maldives International Arbitration Centre (MIAC) and the Tashkent International Arbitration Centre (TIAC).

She is an experienced lawyer specializing in construction and engineering matters. She holds an LL.M from Fordham University School of Law in New York City.

She is admitted to the bar of the state of New York, the United States District Court; Southern District of New York and the Supreme Court of the United States of America.

She is the past co-chair of the Project Establishment Sub-Committee of the International Bar Association (IBA) and currently serves as a council member on the Diversity and Empowerment Committee of the IBA.

Country of Residence: United Arab Emirates

Primary Branch: UAE

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Contact Details

Company Details

Chrysalis (FZE)
P.O. Box 936484
Dubai, UAE