Antonios is a Partner, and the Head of Arbitration & Dispute Resolution, and Construction practice’s, based in our DIFC office in Dubai. Dually qualified as a Solicitor in England & Wales since 1994 and as a Greek Attorney at Law since 1992.
Antonios has been practicing in the UAE since 1995 initially with Clifford Chance Dubai until 2001 and subsequently with Al Tamimi & Co. before joining BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem (then known as Bin Shabib & Associates (BSA) LLP) as a partner in 2007, specialising in arbitration and dispute resolution, mainly within the construction industry. He acts mainly for contractors, subcontractors as well as developers and represents clients in arbitration, litigation, adjudication, and conciliation.
He is an accredited Fellow (FCIArb) of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and is often appointed as arbitrator by UAE arbitral bodies.
Antonios is a qualified Solicitor-Advocate (Higher Courts Civil Proceedings) and undertakes his own advocacy in his arbitration practice.