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
Wael Elgouhari is an associate in the Transport & Insurance team in Al Tamimi & Company. Wael has many years of experience advising on shipping and aviation. He has particular expertise in cargo claims, B/Ls related disputes, logistics, charter-parties, cargo mis-delivery claims, maritime and land transport.
Wael also specialises on aviation liability practice with focus in defending airlines and their insurers. He mainly assists airlines in baggage, cargo and personal injury claims. His major clients in UAE include Emirates and Dnata.
Prior joining Al Tamimi & Company, Wael worked with a UAE law firm with particular exposure to criminal, breach of trust and bounce cheques cases. Additionally, he worked as in-house legal at a multinational company in oil & gas sector in Qatar. Wael has experience in working on contentious and non-contentious matters.
2019 – Bachelors of Law, University of Essex, UK
2006 – Bachelors of Arts, English Literature, Mansoura University, Egypt
2020 – Lawyer, Egypt