Adnan Gaafar

Senior Associate

Adnan Gaafar is a Senior Associate at ASAR and has been with the firm since October 2014. Adnan currently practices in the areas of commercial and tax litigation, commercial agencies, and commercial law. Adnan received his law degree (LL.B) from Faculty of Law at Cairo University, Egypt in 2010. He also holds a Master of Laws Degree (Commercial), (LL.M) awarded by the University of Indiana, U.S.A. in 2012. Adnan was admitted to the Egyptian bar in 2010. Adnan’s practice languages are English and Arabic.

2015 / 2016 Highlights

  • Currently representing a multinational company in a KD 500 million tax dispute in Kuwait in relation to a petrochemical complex. Various issues are considered in the subject of litigation including corporate tax, capital gains tax and applicability of double tax treaties.