Robert Karrar-Lewsley

Robert Karrar-Lewsley

Senior Counsel

Dubai International Financial Centre, United Arab Emirates

+971 (0)4 364 1641


Robert is a barrister and Senior Associate in the arbitration team of Al Tamimi & Company (DIFC office). He regularly advises and represents clients in high-value international and domestic arbitrations relating to commercial, construction and property disputes under various institutions (including the ICC, DIFC-LCIA, DIAC and ADCCAC). His clients include government entities, multi-national companies, real estate developers, and investors.

Robert studied law at the London School of Economics (2003, LLB Hons first class), winning prizes in business law and jurisprudence. He was called to the Bar of England & Wales in 2004 and practised in chambers before moving to Dubai in 2009. In addition to his arbitration practice Robert also represents clients before the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts.