The final Law Update of 2022 is here, and it’s packed full of articles. The double edition features two focus areas, first is a spotlight on Energy and Resources and second we feature a collection of articles on Transport and Logistics. The developments occurring in these sectors in the MENA region are unprecedented and our lawyers cover vast themes for you.
The Energy and Resources focus features topics such as diversifying energy resources, solar PV, mining in the Middle East, renewable energy and green hydrogen. From a transport perspective, we draw attention to the Bahrain metro project, discuss the challenges and remedies associated with the repossession of an aircraft, and there is advice on what to consider should a party vary the terms of a shipping contract.
This edition navigates you through updates from across jurisdictions such as, Oman, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Iraq, Qatar, and the UAE. Each article is timely and provides insights into legal issues and cases that are affecting these sectors across the region.Read the full edition
Awad EL Karim has over 30 years of experience in practicing the legal profession, litigating before the courts, providing legal advice and drafting contracts. Awad has extensive experience in commercial, civil, insurance and labor cases as per Omani laws, particular in banking cases related to loans, letters of guarantee, documentary credits, mortgages or forgery, transfers, and marketing of insurance types, and cases related to finance, insurance and private commercial companies that engage in contracting, trade or industry, and disputes of maritime and intellectual property, and the individuals case.
Awad EL Karim has worked with the most Omani banks and their Islamic windows such as Bank Muscat, OAB, HSBC, NBO and its branches in Abu Dhabi and Dubai and Alizz Islamic bank, and he worked with the financing companies such as the United Finance company and National Finance company, and also he worked with the insurance companies such as New Indian company, Ahlia, and Oman United.
He also represented the Diwan of the Royal Court in several cases related to the construction contract of the Shumukh Palace and others palaces.
1990 – Certification for completion of Law profession exam (Bar Examination), Ministry of Justice – Sudan
1989 – Bachelor of Law Degree, University of Al Mansoura
2009 – Omani Bar Admission Committee
1991 – Sudanese Lawyers Committee