Rita Jaballah

Rita Jaballah

Partner, Head of DIFC Litigation

Dubai International Financial Centre, United Arab Emirates

+971 (0)4 364 1641

Rita leads the firm’s Dubai International Financial Centre Courts' practice group which specialises in advising and representing clients with respect to a wide range of DIFC related disputes and claims with a particular focus on litigation and regulatory proceedings in the banking and financial services sector.  In this regard Rita has acted for a number of prominent investment banks and other financial institutions in a number of high profile and significant disputes in the banking and regulatory arena.  She has been involved in the development of the DIFC Courts and currently sits as a member of the DIFC Courts’ Rules Sub-Committee.  

Rita has extensive experience of handling complex, high value local and international disputes, having practiced in leading law firms in Melbourne and London and advises and represents local and foreign businesses and financial institutions in a wide range of commercial, property, company and banking disputes under UAE, English and International law.