Syed Mustafa Mahdi

Syed Mustafa Mahdi Corporate Attorney & Arbitrator
Qualifications:LLM, MBA, MCIArb, IAPM Construction Industry Experience:10-20 years
Core Discipline(s): Arbitration, Claims, Contracts Management, Legal, Project Management Industry Sector(s):Aviation, Banking, Building, Finance, Infrastructure, Oil and Gas

Syed Mustafa Mahdi is a commonwealth qualified lawyer practising at the Bar in Sindh, Pakistan. He specialises in corporate law, aviation, arbitration, financial markets and cross-border transactions to which he brings a commercial, pragmatic and organised approach with a depth of experience and knowledge.

Syed is regarded by his peers as one of the prominent and accomplished attorney in this field. Syed is known for his formidable legal intellect, his excellent skills in advocacy and his impeccable presentation style. Syed possesses an innate ability to delve straight to the heart of any matter and offer simple yet effective advice that will best serve a client’s interest and lead to the best outcome possible.

As a reflection of his expertise, Syed qualified as Member at the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb) in 2017 and is one the youngest arbitrators to have achieved this enviable and distinguished title in Pakistan. Syed has also been accepted and empanelled as an International Accredited Professional Mediator (IAPM) with the Mainland- Hong Kong Joint Mediation Center (MHJMC). Additionally, Syed also teaches as a Lecturer of Law at a Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto University of Law (SZABUL) and also supervises thesis for students of LLM.

Most recently, Syed has been awarded as the “Corporate Arbitrator of the Year 2018 – Pakistan” by Acquisition International Magazine (UK).


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