Dr Omar Alhyari

Contact details

Short Bio

Dr. Alhyari worked on a full time basis in law firms in Dubai during 2009-2017. He was a Partner with Hussain Lootah and Associates (Attorneys & Counselors at Law), and a Senior Associate with Altamimi & Co. This gave him the opportunity to work on many construction-related arbitration and litigation cases. Dr. Alhyari also taught on a part-time basis at the University of Dubai during the period 2012-2016, and he regularly sits as sole arbitrator, co-arbitrator and chairman of arbitral tribunals in ad-hoc and institutional arbitrations.

Degrees/Professional Qualifications

  1. PhD – Arbitration Law – University of the West of England, Bristol UK.

  2. Master’s Degree – Private Law – Amman Arab University for Graduate Studies, Amman Jordan.

  3. Bachelor’s Degree – Law – Amman University, Alsalt Jordan.

The British University in Dubai

Block 11, 1st and 2nd floor, Dubai International Academic City PO Box 345015, Dubai, UAE

Tel: +971 4 279 1400


Email: [email protected]