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Dispute Resolution - United Arab Emirates
"Sheila is a very good lawyer and knows what she is doing. She is very knowledgeable and experienced. I enjoy working with her." "She's a strategic powerhouse who is able to provide on-point global analysis of complicated issues."
Corporate Investigations - United Arab Emirates
"Sheila Shadmand is a strategic powerhouse who is able to provide on-point global analysis of complicated issues." "She is very organised, has good cross-border expertise and is very knowledgeable."
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Sheila Shadmand is the Partner-in-Charge of the Firm’s Middle East Region, and leads its Global Disputes and International Investigations practices in the Middle East and Africa. Sheila is one of the only U.S.-qualified lawyers resident in Dubai who has defended clients before the DOJ and SEC and has full rights of audience in the DIFC Courts. Over her nearly 25 years of practice, she has represented several of the Firm's largest clients in complex commercial litigation, arbitration, and investigative matters. She has led and defended investigations in nearly 40 countries throughout the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia (MEASA).