As the chairman and founder of Horizons & Co, Adv. Ali has 20 years of legal experience in the UAE. He works across a broad range of practice areas including civil and commercial litigation, arbitration, construction, real estate, labour law, maritime, corporate and commercial, civil law, criminal law, leasehold and freehold law and intellectual property law. Ali is a qualified arbitrator, registered with Dubai International Arbitration Centre, as such he is regularly appointed as co-arbitrator and represents various prominent organisations in the UAE in complex arbitration proceedings and provides expert opinions in such matters.
Ali is licensed to practice before all levels of the UAE Courts, including the DIFC Courts, conciliation committees, rent committee, police stations and public prosecutions. In this regard he has represented several clients across all areas of litigation with regards to breach of contracts, director’s disputes, company disputes, breaches of fiduciary duties, banking and finance, contractual claims, negligence claims, fraud and industrial disputes. Ali is the firms' licensed private notary.
Member of the International Bar Association;
Qualified Arbitrator with Dubai International Arbitration Centre;
Registered Legal Practitioner with the DIFC Courts;
Member of the UAE National Committee for the International Chamber of Commerce.