Hashimi is a Senior Associate at Horizons & Co, with over fourteen years of
experience in the litigation and corporate fields. He has a wealth of practical
experience in all types of civil litigation, private and commercial matters, corporate
restructuring, due diligence and shareholder disputes.
advice extends beyond litigation and dispute matters. He is a proficient
adviser to those considering business acquisitions and disposals focusing on
due diligence matters in relation to complex transactions. He works closely
with business consultants and insurance providers in order to achieve tailored outcomes
practices due diligence as part of corporate support on property and corporate
matters for the private sector, focusing on compliance related issues and risk
management for historic and/or prospective financial liabilities arising from
potential breaches of statutes or internal corporate regulations.
assists the litigation department by providing both common law (applicable to UK
and Commonwealth cases) and civil coded law (applicable to UAE and most Arab jurisdictions)
advice to clients, in both English and Arabic, coordinating all aspects of
client instructions and is often called upon to draft particulars of claim in
DIFC and cross jurisdictional matters.
acts in cases involving the enforcement of foreign judgments in the UAE and
elsewhere, advising on collective investment schemes, providing opinions on the
validity and the merits of high value claims for professional negligence and
advising on breach of contract claims.
to joining Horizons & Co, Salah practiced law with prominent law offices in
London, often heading civil litigation departments and is fluent in, written
and verbal, English and Arabic. Salah qualified in the United Kingdom and is
admittance to the roll of Solicitors of England & Wales in 2003. He is a
trained advocate who often appeared before judges in a number of trials in the
In recent years he was involved in one of the
largest legal instructions in the city of London. He advised a number of high
net worth individuals on their global property transactions.