Ahmed Zakaria


Ahmed is a litigation and arbitration partner based in Kuwait and has been with the firm since 1998. Prior to joining ASAR, Ahmed was in-house counsel at one of the leading banks in Kuwait. Ahmed also practiced in Egypt for seven years. 

Ahmed represented multinational clients before both Kuwaiti Courts and international arbitration bodies in complex cases involving construction, agencies and distributorships, banking and finance and government procurement contracts. Further, Ahmed represented major defense contractors in negotiating procurement contracts with the Kuwaiti Government and advised on banking and finance transactions.


The International Bar Association, 1993
Member of the Egyptian Bar Association, 1986
Masters of Law (LLM), Columbia University, New York, USA, 1994
A Diplome de Droit des Affaires Internationales (D.E.S) from the Institut de Droit des Affaires Internationales, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt, 1992
Bachelor of Laws (LLB), University of Cairo, 1986