Lawyers

Mr. Rajab Ali Rajab Al Kathiri is the founder and head of the Firm.
Mr. Rajab Ali Rajab Al Kathiri holds a Bachelor degree in law from Morocco/Rabat - University of King Mohammed, then he completed successfully a Master degree in commercial arbitration and Graduate Diploma in Criminal Law, Postgraduate in General Law. Mr. Al Kathiri attended courses in systems and modern legal procedures.
He is a Certified Arbitrator in number of arbitrator centres.

He received a number of prestigious services awards and spoke and presented papers at local, regional and international law conferences.He has been leading the firm successfully while maintaining the tradition of excellence of the Firm since its inception in 1987. He is fluent in Arabic and English.
A lawyer with over thirty years of experience handling contentious and non – contentious matters. His areas include civil, commercial and regulatory litigation. He holds Bachelor degree in law from Morocco/Rabat- University of King Mohammed in 1984. Then he obtained a bar examination certificate from the Ministry of Justice in Sudan in 1986.

Khalid admitted to practice advocacy in Sudan in 1987 where he granted an admission License by the Lawyers Union in Sudan. In 1994 Mr. Al Badawi was admitted to practice in the Courts of Oman. He is licensed to appear before the Supreme Court of Oman. He works in Arabic and English.
Mr. El Fathih Mustafa Abdul Rahman a Sudanese lawyer with more than 30 years of experience in various fields.
Mr. Abdul Rahman originally admitted to practice advocacy in Sudan after he was granted the License from the Lawyers Union in Sudan in 1985, and that after he obtained a Bachelor degree in law from the Cairo University – Khartoum, Sudan in 1982, and the Sudanese bar exam organized by the ministry of justice in Sudan in 1984.

Mr. Abdul Rahman area of practice is litigation as he handles complex litigation issues. El Fathih admitted to practice in Oman in 2004. He is licensed to appear before the Supreme Court of Oman. He works in Arabic and English.
Mr. El Yassa Naser Eldin Jaber Hassan a Sudanese lawyer with more than 30 years of experience in various fields. Mr. Hassan originally admitted to practice advocacy in Sudan after he was granted the License from the Lawyers Union in Sudan in 1980, and that after he obtained a Bachelor degree in law from the Cairo University – Khartoum, Sudan in 1979, and the Sudanese bar exam organized by the ministry of justice in Sudan in 1980.

El Yassa areas of practice are litigation. El Yassa admitted to practice in Oman in 2003. He is licensed to appear before the Supreme Court of Oman. He works in Arabic and English.
Mr. Gaafer Abdulla Ismail, a Sudanese lawyer, with over 30 years of experience in the field of advocacy.
Mr. Ismail originally admitted to practice the profession in Sudan. He worked as an internal advisor for one of the major commercial banks in Sudan for a long period of time.

Mr. Gaafer area of experience is conventional finance, structured finance and Islamic finance. Plus working in complex litigations issues, Gaafer also handled corporate issues especially legal matters pertaining to joint stock companies.

Mr. Ismail holds a Bachelor degree in law, Sudanese Bar exam certificate and licensed by the lawyer union in Sudan to practice advocacy. Further Gaafer holds a Diploma in laws regulating commercial companies
Elmurtada Mahgoub is a part of the corporate and commercial transactions team. He is highly regarded by clients for his in-depth knowledge of Omani corporate and commercial laws, maritime law and labour law.
Mahgoub has extensive experience advising international and regional corporate and institutional clients on a mix of public and private company formation, corporate transactions, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, securitization, corporate governance and joint ventures. Mahgoub’s legal expertise combined with supreme fluency in Arabic and English make him the go-to lawyer for interpretation of laws and government regulatory, contract agreement drafting and reviewing, and executory requirements for all types of transactions.
Mahgoub graduated from Cairo university - Khartoum branch, in 1991 with a Bachelor in Law, and passed the Sudanese Bar Examination in 1992.
After finishing his training placement, he was admitted to practice advocacy in 1993 by the Sudan advocacy admission committee (Bar association).
Mahgoub obtained diploma in International Commercial Law - Hudson County College - Jersey City, New Jersey USA and Dispute Resolution Certificate from John Jay College of Criminal Justice – New York City, New York USA. Prior to that he obtained Certification of completion from Hudson County College - Jersey City, New Jersey USA in the following programs, Joint Stock Companies regulations and execution program, the legal aspects of contracts drafting and contracts reviewing program and Advanced Legal Research & Writing program.
Mr. Sebastian K. Jose, an Indian lawyer, Mr. Jose originally practice advocacy in India for a period of 28 years after his graduation with a Bachelor degree in Law – India.

Sebastian then starts to practice in Oman since 1994. Sebastian areas of practice are corporate and commercial.
Nationality : Indian
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.

Academic Qualifications :
• Bachelor degree in law – India
• Master degree in labor laws
• Certificate in general insurance from India Insurance Institute.
• High diploma in Computer Sciences.

Practical Experience :
• Legal advisor specialized in providing legal opinion to joint stock companies and closed companies working in the field of insurance, shipping and transport.
• Drafting contracts and agreements in insurance field and companies affairs.
• Experience in insurance law, executive regulations and ministerial decisions.
• Appear before Indian courts and represent litigants for six years in different types and degrees of courts (criminal, civil and family courts).
• Experience in companies law and foreign investment law.
• Prepare and review employees manual, labor regulations and administrative regulations.
• Draft investment contracts, usufruct contracts and leasing.
• Carry out legal duties for companies, establishments and individuals in collaboration and coordination with legal advisors in the department of companies affairs at the office.
Bachelor degree in Law – Cairo University, Khartoum 1987 Exam certificate in law profession 1987.

Training courses in the area of companies. Registered lawyer with all courts of different types and degrees (primary – appeal – supreme –administrative judiciary) and in civil & criminal cases as well as labor cases and commercial disputes.
Nationality : Indian
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.

Academic Qualifications :
• Bachelor degree in Law, 2002
• Bachelor degree in Arts, 1999

Practical & Legal Experience :
• Lawyer and legal advisor in India 2003 and in Oman since 2008.
• Legal advisor for telecommunications companies and companies specialized in computer.
• Legal advisor in the area of corporate finance and investment.
• Experience in companies working in commercial and industrial projects and technology projects.
• Providing consultations to real estate projects, contracts and agreements related to these projects.
• Arbitration and arbitration disputes.
Nationality : Omani
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.


Academic Qualifications :
• Bachelor degree in law – college of law, University of Sultan Qaboos
• A number of legal training courses in the area of criminal cases – Public Prosecution.
• Training course in commercial cases at primary court.
• Training course in administrative cases at administrative judiciary court.
• Training course in preparing and drafting legal notices and progress of general cases – college of law.
• Training course in the implementation of judgments.

Experience :
• Registered with primary courts.
• Experience in the area of criminal cases and progress of cases.
• Prepare and draft criminal, labor and civil cases notices.
• Represent clients with public prosecution, ROP and courts.
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.

Bachelor degree in law – college of law, University of Sultan Qaboos.
A number of legal training courses in the area of criminal cases – Public Prosecution.
Training course in commercial cases at primary court.
Training course in administrative cases at administrative judiciary court.
Nationality : Omani
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.

Academic Qualifications :
• Bachelor degree in Law –2008.
• Courses in the field of dealing in economic and legal areas ( drafting of contracts ) .
• Courses in drafting of contracts and agreements.
• License certificate to practice law profession from the Ministry of Justice 2009.
• Courses in typing and computer.

Experience :
• Attestation of all types of legal contracts for the period from 2001 – 2007.
• Prepare and review minutes of general meetings of joint stock companies, closed companies and limited liability companies.
• Prepare and review memorandum and articles of associations for companies.
• Prepare agenda of general meetings and review the same before publication.
• Review resolutions and minutes of board meetings in accordance with the commercial companies law

Lawyer and legal Advisor :
• Working in the area of legal consultants for companies and establishments.
• Draft contracts of different types and objectives.
• Providing written and oral legal opinions.
• Registration of Omani companies in accordance with commercial companies law, foreign investment law, executive regulation and ministerial decisions.
• Prepare and draft commercial mortgage contracts and loan contracts.
Nationality : Omani
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.

Academic Qualifications :

• Bachelor degree in law – college of law, University of Sultan Qaboos
• A number of legal training courses in the area of criminal cases –Public Prosecution.
• Training course in commercial cases at primary court.
• Training course in administrative cases at administrative judiciary court.
Nationality : Omani
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.

Academic Qualifications :

• Bachelor degree in law – college of law, University of Sultan Qaboos
• A number of legal training courses in the area of criminal cases –Public Prosecution.
• Training course in commercial cases at primary court.
• Training course in administrative cases at administrative judiciary court.
• Training course in preparing and drafting legal notices and progress of general cases – college of law.
• Training course in the implementation of judgments.
Nationality : Omani
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.

Academic Qualifications :

• Bachelor degree in law – college of law, University of Sultan Qaboos
• Training course in labor case proceedings
• Course in public prosecution in criminal cases.
Nationality : Indian
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.

Academic Qualifications :
• Bachelor degree in law – India 2002
• Master degree in labor laws – India
• High diploma in computer sciences

Experience :
• Registered lawyer in Indian courts since 2002 to 2006.
• Legal Advisor in Oman from 2007 to date.
• Experience in companies affairs and Investment Funds.
• Experience in capital market law , commercial law , companies law and foreign investment law.
• Draft contracts and agreements for industrial and mining projects.
• Carry out legal duties for companies, establishments and individuals in collaboration and coordination with legal advisors in the department of companies affairs at the office.
Nationality : Omani
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.

Academic Qualifications :
• Bachelor degree in Law
• Diploma in English language
• Diploma in computer

Experience :
• Trainee lawyer registered with primary courts.
• Prepare and draft case notices and responses .
• Represent clients with public prosecution , ROP and courts.
• Experience in secretariat and legal works.
• Experience in implementation and follow up of judgments.
Nationality : Omani
Address : Offices of Rajab Al Kathiri Advocates and Legal Consultants – Muscat , Sultanate of Oman.

Academic Qualifications :
• Bachelor degree in Law
• Diploma in English language
• Diploma in computer

Experience :
• Trainee lawyer registered with primary courts.
• Prepare and draft case notices and responses .
• Represent clients with public prosecution , ROP and courts.
• Experience in secretariat and legal works.
• Experience in implementation and follow up of judgments.
Mrs. Rania Mohammed Al Amari
Mrs. Muneera Al Ghammari
Ms. Ziyana Hussain Al Saadi
Ms. Hanan Ali Al Gaithi
Mrs. Bahja Mohamed
Ms. Muna Al Wahaibi
Mr. Mohammed Rayeez VP
Ms. Hanan Khamis Al Hadidi