Our People

International lawyers advising across legal and cultural borders.

Tarek Eltumi

Tarek Eltumi

Partner

Tarek’s experience encompasses a depth and range of legal practice areas, with an established specialism in energy and infrastructure. Harnessing the local and international experience and acumen gained in his prior roles, he navigates the Eltumi Partners team across the firm’s full range of matters.

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Ahmed Gaddah

Ahmed Gaddah

Partner

Ahmed’s experience is deeply rooted in the energy sector and related infrastructure projects, with prior positions as General Counsel at major international energy companies providing him with significant commercial and legal knowledge in these areas.

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Dr Ali Shalandi, Ph.D

Dr Ali Shalandi, Ph.D

Counsel

Ali is a renowned legal practitioner and widely published academic and thought leader. A distinguished litigator with a high win rate at the firm, he has extensive experience as an arbitrator in civil and commercial disputes, as well as advisory matters.

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Nusaiba Alraes

Nusaiba Alraes

Associate

Nusaiba has significant experience across a range of practice areas, and brings an exceedingly sharp intellect, refined emotional intelligence and strong sense of responsibility to client matters.

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Adam Abouda

Adam Abouda

Associate

Adam applies highly advanced legal analysis to client matters and brings an ability to work creatively and astutely on complex legal issues. Motivated and dedicated, he works diligently across the firm’s full range of matters.

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Gofran Abaoub

Gofran Abaoub

Associate

Gofran’s cross-jurisdictional capabilities mean she has wide-ranging experience across the firm’s practice areas, and applies a meticulous and solution-oriented approach to client matters, as well as highly effective skills in legal drafting and project management.

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Maha Fayad

Maha Fayad

Legal Assistant

Maha applies a broad foundational base in legal and project management skills with dedication and a strong intellect, to her work on client matters and in supporting the team’s fee-earners.

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Kara Irwin

Kara Irwin

Professional Development Director

Kara works with the lawyers in the team, particularly our junior members, to provide them with tailored one-to-one and group training in legal and professional skills, so as to help the firm maintain its modern, high-level standards of work and service across the board.

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Nada Zaroug

Nada Zaroug

Administration Manager

Nada liaises with the firm’s team and clients closely, from start to finish on each client relationship, to ensure that we are providing the best service for our clients in all administrative and organisational aspects.

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Inas Alazoumi

Inas Alazoumi

Operations Manager

Inas manages the firm’s day to day operations on the ground in Tripoli, to ensure that the office runs smoothly and meets the needs of clients and our team.

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Careers

Spread your wings at an outward-looking Libyan firm.

We offer a unique environment in which to develop your legal career and where we work to nurture the next generation of Libyan legal talent. If you are interested in a career with us, you can learn more about what we offer on the Careers page.

What are we looking for? Among various qualities, we seek people who are proactive, with strong intellectual capabilities and who pursue excellence in their line of work. Our work is fast-paced, complex and of a high calibre and we welcome applicants who can rise to the challenge.

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