Nada Oteifi

Areas of Practice

  • Dispute Resolution and International Commercial Arbitrations
  • Investment Arbitrations

Education

  • LLM, Université Paris I – Panthéon-Sorbonne
  • LLB, Université Paris I – Panthéon-Sorbonne
  • LLB, Cairo University, Egypt

Professional Memberships

  • LCIA Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)
  • Young ICCA
  • ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)
  • Association of Young Arbitrators Africa (AYA)

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Arabic

Summary Profile

Nada is an Arbitration Lawyer with 8 years of experience in handling domestic and cross-border arbitration disputes relating to various sectors such as energy, oil and gas, construction, telecommunications, hotel management, involving clients in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Her practice is focused on international dispute resolution and, in particular, on commercial and investment arbitration.

Experience

Nada has handled arbitration cases subject to a variety of applicable laws, including Egyptian law, UAE law, Libyan law, Shari’a law, and Swiss law.

She has conducted negotiations and acted as Counsel in post arbitration proceedings, including setting aside and enforcement of arbitral awards.

Prior to joining our law firm, Nada worked in one of the top Cairo-based law firms.

She is also a member of the following institutions:

LCIA Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)

Young ICCA

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

Association of Young Arbitrators Africa (AYA)

Focus Area

She acts as counsel in large-scale commercial and investment arbitration proceedings under a variety of arbitration rules, including ICSID, ICC, DIAC, DIFC-LCIA, CRCICA, and UNCITRAL.

She is regularly appointed administrative secretary to arbitral tribunals in institutional and ad hoc arbitration cases.

MHLF (Mahmood Hussain Law Firm) and Mora & Associati are proud of this alliance since it will allow both law firms to offer our clients a seamless assistance for their international operations in the Emirates and Italy. We intend to offer an added value in the commercial relationship between Italian and Emirati Companies.