- International Commercial Arbitration
- International Contracts
- Public International Law
- Routine Legal Advice
- Legal Reports and Analysis
Ph.D. in International Law. Experienced legal adviser with a demonstrated history of working in the law practice industry. Skilled in Arbitration, Business Litigation, Dispute Resolution, Contracts Law, Air Law, Maritime law, Public International Law matters.
Working experience as Legal Adviser to Qatar Airways as local legal adviser. Work experience as legal adviser in international sports litigation before FIFA and Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), representing athletes and clubs. “Sport Resolutions UK” (UK Sports arbitration center) Pro Bono Legal Adviser.
Mehrdad has extensive experience with transnational litigation and arbitration at the oil and petrochemical sector in numerous arbitration cases.
He has been teaching International Law and Arbitration courses at University since 2016.
- Senior Legal Adviser – Head of International Claims at Petrochemical Commercial Company International (PCCI Ltd.) (2021 – present)
- Senior Legal Adviser – Asian Royal FZE (2021 – present)
- Legal counsel to various commercial companies (routine legal advice, contracts, claims)
- University Lecturer – (2016 – present)
Previous Law Firm
- Senior Legal counsel at Phalpher & Co Law Firm in India.
- PhD, Public International Law, Shahid Beheshti University, Iran (with distinction)
Enlisted Arbitrator at:
- London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)
- Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC) (https://www.aiac.world/panellist/8805)
- Shanghai International Arbitration Center (SHIAC) (http://www.shiac.org/upload_files/file/2021/20210816152714_0030.pdf)
- Qatar International Center for Conciliation and Arbitration (www.qicca.org)
- Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration (SCIA) – China http://www.scia.com.cn/en/index/searchbook.html?title=&type=364&zc=&mc=3&jzd=
- Pakistan Center for International Investment and Commercial Arbitration (CIICA) (https://ciica.org/ciica-panel/ )
- International Islamic Center for Reconciliation and Arbitration (IICRA) in Dubai - UAE
- Qatar Sports Arbitration Tribunal (QSAT) (https://www.qsaf.qa/en/list-of-arbitrators/)
- Maldives International Arbitration Center (https://miac.gov.mv/arbitrators-list#)
- Mauritius International Arbitration Center (MIAC)
- Arbitrator at Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC)
- Pro-Bono Legal Counsel at “Sport Resolutions UK” (UK sports dispute settlement body).