Paralegals

Ragai Abdelatif Ali Ibrahim

Paralegal, Dubai Office

Mr Ibrahim assists clients with all aspects of corporate transactions and praticularly in respect of filing various applications and documents, and obtaining approvals from the respective governmental departments and agencies.  Prior to joining Afridi & Angell in 2012, Mr Ibrahim was an administrative and legal manager at Fabilo Trading LLC, Dubai. Prior to that, he was an associate

Mr Ibrahim assists clients with all aspects of corporate transactions and praticularly in respect of filing various applications and documents, and obtaining approvals from the respective governmental departments and agencies. 

Prior to joining Afridi & Angell in 2012, Mr Ibrahim was an administrative and legal manager at Fabilo Trading LLC, Dubai. Prior to that, he was an associate at a law firm in Khartoum and had rights of audience before all the Sudanese courts. 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Administrative law

QUALIFICATIONS AND ADMISSIONS

  • Sudanese Bar Association

EDUCATION

  • LLB, University of Khartoum, 2005

LANGUAGES

  • English
  • Arabic

 

Milouda Mastacou

Paralegal, Dubai Office

Ms Mastacou assists lawyers and clients with all aspects of corporate and commercial law, employment matters, insurance, trademark registrations and IP-related issues. She assists on client matters involving extensive dealings with government entities including immigration and residency departments, Ministry of Labour, Department of Economic Development, Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Justice, T

Ms Mastacou assists lawyers and clients with all aspects of corporate and commercial law, employment matters, insurance, trademark registrations and IP-related issues. She assists on client matters involving extensive dealings with government entities including immigration and residency departments, Ministry of Labour, Department of Economic Development, Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Justice, The Ruler’s Office in Dubai and Sharjah, Pensions Department in Dubai and in the GCC, DIFC Government Services Department, Chamber of Commerce & Industry in Dubai and other emirates, Emirates ID Department, as well as free zone offices across the UAE. She also liaises with traffic and RTA authorities and attends notary offices in Dubai and other emirates.

Prior to joining Afridi & Angell in 2008, Ms Mastacou was the marketing assistant with a share and commodity exchange in Dubai.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Intellectual Property and Trademarks

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Law and Economics, University of Jazeera, Dubai

LANGUAGES

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French

 

 

Amira Shahin

Paralegal, Dubai Office

Ms Shahin has a broad range of experience which covers corporate and commercial law, litigation, and real estate law. She assists the dispute resolution team with legal research, document classification, and document management.    Prior to joining Afridi & Angell, Ms Shahin worked as a paralegal at a global law firm in Cairo, Egypt. AREAS OF EXPERTISE Dispute Resolution Corpor

Ms Shahin has a broad range of experience which covers corporate and commercial law, litigation, and real estate law. She assists the dispute resolution team with legal research, document classification, and document management.   

Prior to joining Afridi & Angell, Ms Shahin worked as a paralegal at a global law firm in Cairo, Egypt.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Real Estate

EDUCATION

  • LL.M., King’s College, London, United Kingdom, 2014
  • LL.B., (Hons), University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, 2013

LANGUAGES

  • English
  • Arabic

 

Dimple Soni

Paralegal, Dubai Office

Ms Soni assists lawyers on a wide range of corporate, commercial, and dispute resolution matters. She supports the corporate team with the formation of new companies in the UAE, maintenance of existing companies, liaising with government departments, police departments, drafting memoranda, and conducting research. She also assists the dispute resolution team in legal research, document classificat

Ms Soni assists lawyers on a wide range of corporate, commercial, and dispute resolution matters. She supports the corporate team with the formation of new companies in the UAE, maintenance of existing companies, liaising with government departments, police departments, drafting memoranda, and conducting research. She also assists the dispute resolution team in legal research, document classification, and document management.  

Prior to joining Afridi & Angell, Ms Soni worked for eminent legal and knowledge services companies in India where her work involved extensive research and analysis of patents with varying scopes, such as patentability, infringement, and licensing for various multinationals. She has worked in various cross-functional technology domains such as pharmaceuticals, petrochemicals, electronics and mechanical patents.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Intellectual Property and Patents

EDUCATION

  • Post Graduate in Patent Law & Practice, Institute of Intellectual Property Studies, NMIMS University, Mumbai, India, 2010
  • B.Tech in Biotechnology from Dr. D Y Patil College of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics, Dr. D Y Patil University, Mumbai, India, 2009

LANGUAGES

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Gujarati
  • Marathi

 

Karl Unwalla

Paralegal, Dubai Office

Mr Unwalla has a broad range of experience which covers corporate and commercial law, dispute resolution and labour and employment law. He assists lawyers on client matters involving the incorporation and registration of new companies in the UAE (including UAE free zones), drafting memoranda, conducting research, as well as liaising with various government departments. He also assists the dispute

Mr Unwalla has a broad range of experience which covers corporate and commercial law, dispute resolution and labour and employment law. He assists lawyers on client matters involving the incorporation and registration of new companies in the UAE (including UAE free zones), drafting memoranda, conducting research, as well as liaising with various government departments. He also assists the dispute resolution team in legal research, document classification, and document management.

Prior to joining Afridi & Angell, Mr Unwalla was a paralegal with Reed Smith LLP in Dubai. Prior to that, he worked as an associate at a leading law firm in India. 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Corporate and Commercial 
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Labour and Employment

EDUCATION

  • LL.B., Cardiff University, 2014
  • B. Comm. (Hons), University of Mumbai, 2008

LANGUAGES

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu