Prior to joining BSA, Haytham was Counsel and Sector Leader of the Litigation Department in Baker & McKenzie.Habib Al Mulla’s Abu Dhabi office. Haytham is an experienced lawyer and legal counselor and has over 24 years’ experience in the Middle East, Haytham has extensive wide-ranging experience specializing in litigation across a variety of sectors and he is a registered Lawyer and member of the Beirut Bar Association in Lebanon since 1996.
Haytham has in-depth experience in civil, criminal, banking, real estate, transportation employment, and commercial law in a contentious and advisory capacity and is an expert in drafting and reviewing complex commercial documentation and has advised several national railway authorities.
Haytham has co-authored five legal books regarding business, commercial, and criminal laws and their interpretation and implantation in the Middle East, he has also published several articles on new laws that were introduced in the UAE. He also specializes in the enforcement of arbitral awards and foreign judgments within the UAE courts.