Hashim Shekhuna

Hashim Mohammed Shekhuna

Areas of Expertise

  • Advisory
  • International Arbitration
  • Litigation in Local Courts
  • Mediation
  • Negotiation
  • Worldwide Injunctions
  • Construction & Engineering
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Domestic Arbitration
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Infrastructure and Utilities
  • Enforcing Foreign Judgements & Arbitration Awards
  • Offshore Construction & Marine Engineering

Experience

  • Advising Oman Sugar Refinery Company LLC on all aspects of their proposed design, engineering, procurement, construction and operation of a $350 million sugar refinery at Sohar Industrial Port
  • Advised China Wu Yi on their engineering, procurement and construction contract for the development of an aquaculture project in Oman
  • Representing Oman Electricity Transmission Company SAOC before the Omani Courts in a dispute with a local contractor
  • Advising HMR Engineering Consultancy Office in arbitration proceedings against Public Authority for Stores and Food Reserves in a dispute concerning the design and supervision of the development of the grain silos
  • Representing Semac & Partners Engineering Consultants before all stages in the Omani Courts in respect of a dispute arising from a design and supervision contract
  • Advising an international contractor, as local counsel, in arbitration proceedings against Haya Water; Advising a local contractor, as local counsel, in arbitration proceedings in respect of the development of the Salalah Airport in Oman
  • Advising a local contractor in a contentious construction matter with the Omani Ministry of Defence
  • Advising an international subcontractor in their arbitration proceedings dispute with a contractor in respect of the dualisation of a major road network in Oman.

Admissions

  • Admitted as an advocate with rights of audience before the Omani Courts
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in England & Wales
  • Admitted as a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom
  • Registered arbitrator at the Omani Courts

Qualifications

  • LLB Hons. University of London, London, United Kingdom
  • LLM Masters of Law University of London, London, United Kingdom
  • Legal Practice Course, College of Law, London, United Kingdom
  • Certificate in Legislative Drafting, Boston University School of Law, Boston, United States of America.

Professional Memberships

  • Law Society of England & Wales
  • Omani British Lawyers Association
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
  • British Business Forum

Contact Details

Partner @ Mohamed Al Ruqaishi
4th Floor
City Seasons Complex
Al Khuwair
Muscat
Sultanate of Oman

T: +96824486304
M: +9689410299

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