Fatima Hussain

Fatima Hussain

Partner Designate

+971 4 4228410

fatima@mahmoodhussain.net

BAY SQUARE BUILDING 12, OFFICE 303-305, BUSINESS BAY, DUBAI, P.O. Box 233066, Dubai, UAE.

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation
  • Criminal Law
  • White Collar Crimes

Education

  • Certified Courts Emirati Advocacy Training Course - June 2021
  • LL.M. International Business Law from Universite Paris II Pantheon-Assas
  • MBA, Canadian University Dubai
  • Bachelors in Law from University of Sharjah

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

Summary Profile

Fatima, an administration manager and specialist of the litigation department at Dr. Mahmood Hussain Advocates & Legal Consultancy LLC (MHLF), is an up-and-coming powerhouse litigator in the fields of criminal law, criminal defense, investigation and finance. As the youngest advocate at MHLF, Fatima has quickly earned her place among its diverse team with her astute level of advocacy and investigation skills in the courtroom. She is among the few female Emirati lawyers with an active role as court litigator and is highly regarded for her stamina and knowledge in organizational finance frameworks.

Fatima is a Partner Designate at MHLF. She completed her MBA at the Canadian University Dubai and her LL.M. International Business Law from Universite Paris II Pantheon-Assas. Fatima provides pro bono services for criminal court cases with a growing list of favorable judgments.

MHLF has strengthened its practice with the involvement of Fatima Hussain as its administration manager and litigation specialist in white-collar crimes.

Experience

With adroit knowledge in all manners of advocacy, organizational finance, criminal defense and investigation; Fatima’s portfolio includes a growing list of favorable judgements for her work as a criminal lawyer to include matters of fraud and the seizure of funds. Notably, she has represented an international organization in the investigation of an embezzlement case involving the CEO, successfully defending high-level executives from the accusation of disclosing sensitive information.

Focus Areas

Fatima’s areas of expertise span civil and criminal law, finance, investigations, marketing, and administration management. As such, Fatima provides advisory services in the aforementioned fields alongside criminal defense, court litigation,  legal counsel, and policy development in addition to the provision of pro bono cases.