Ahmed M. Elshahawy

Legal Consultant

Ahmed is an Egyptian national, and studied Law at Mansoura University in Egypt where he achieved an LLB in Civil and Criminal Laws. Ahmed has also a Diploma of Education in Dispute Resolution Course from the AUC – School of Continuing Education.

Ahmed is also a qualified lawyer under the Egyptian Bar Association.

Ahmed is a Legal Consultant and is a member of the Litigation Department at Hamdan AlShamsi Lawyers & Legal Consultants and is responsible for handling the enforcement of cases in Dubai Federal Courts, and works closely with the Head of Litigation, Ms. Haifa Al Khayat, and the Court clerk team.

In addition to providing clients with legal advice and guidance on the Dubai Court enforcement procedures, Ahmad also assists the Corporate team and drafts, reviews and amends various commercial contracts. Since joining Hamdan AlShamsi Lawyers & Legal Consultants Ahmed has also been involved in and responsible for litigation matters relating to the UAE courts be it civil, commercial, employment or criminal.

Prior to joining Hamdan AlShamsi Lawyers & Legal Consultants, Ahmed was Group Legal Consultant at Gulf Group Holding LLC where he was responsible for providing legal support and A bilingual lawyer with over 14 years’ experience in both contentious and non-contentious spheres.2 advice to management on relevant UAE law legal issues. In this role, he was tasked with ensuring compliance with statutory regulations, along with drafting, reviewing, and negotiating all types of legal documentation and contracts for the business operation. Prior to this, whilst at Silgo Group, Ahmed was involved in handling all types of contentious litigation cases before the Dubai & Abu Dhabi Courts, and providing legal strategies and solutions for the business, to maximize its operations and ensure compliance was maintained.

Ahmed also has extensive experience in dealing with experts and attending meetings, along with attending police stations, various courts, and government authorities, and has experience in conducting training sessions for internal and external clients and their staff on various topics relating to Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Republic of Bosnia Brazil.



Commercial Disputes

Commercial Contracts

Civil Law

Criminal Law

Corporate Commercial Disputes



IMDG Contracts

Construction Disputes

Intellectual Property Disputes


2008-2012 Mansoura University
Bachelor of Laws LLB- Criminal Civil Laws

2012 – 2013 AUC – School of Continuing

Diploma of Education, Dispute
Resolution, Educational Course

2012 Egyption Bar Association