Noran Al Mekhlafi

Dubai, UAE

T. +971 4 528 5555

Noran is an associate based in our DIFC office.

Noran specialises in arbitration and commercial litigation in the DIFC Courts, with a specific focus on commercial, construction and employment matters. She is a registered legal consultant in Dubai, with four years of experience working on cases before the DIFC Courts and various arbitration fora, including Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC) and DIFC/LCIA Arbitration Centre, with regards to construction disputes. 

Noran is also adept at advising clients in relation to disputes before the DIFC Small Claims Tribunal. 

She holds an LLB in Law from Dar Al Hekma University in Jeddah, an LLM in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution from the University of Dubai, a GDL in Law from BPP Law School in London and is currently completing the LPC at the University of Law in London. 

Areas of expertise
  • Employment
  • Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Financial Institutions
  • Construction and Engineering
  • Real Estate
  • Private Client
  • High Net Worth Individuals
  • Family-owned Businesses
Highlights of experience
  • Advised on the Al Khorafi family litigation against Bank Sarasin-Alpen (ME) Limited & Bank Sarasin & Co. Ltd, a large scale commercial litigation matter, involving a number of legal proceedings before the DIFC Court of First Instance and the DIFC Court of Appeal.
  • Assisted on the The Industrial Group Ltd v Abdelazim El Shikh El Fadil Hamid before the DIFC Courts, a significant employment dispute
Education & qualifications
  • LLM in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution from the University of Dubai, UAE
  • LLB in Law from Dar Al Hekma University, Jeddah KSA
  • GDL in Law from BPP Law School, London UK
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