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  • Phone:

    +966-13-849-8575

  • Email:

    atabbara@pmu.edu.sa

  • Office No:

    T045

  • Amer Tabbara, Ph.D.

  • Job Title :

    Assistant Professor of Commercial Law

  • College :

    College of Law


  • Department :

    Department of Law


Dr. Amer is an assistant professor of commercial law and Arbitration at Prince Mohamed Ben Fahed University and an International Legal Consultant. A member of Beirut Bar since 2009, he holds a BA in Law from the Lebanese University - the French Section - a Master’s Degree in Private International and International Commercial law from Assas University (Paris II) in France and an LLM in International and Comparative Dispute Resolution from the University of London in the United Kingdom. Dr. Amer has also completed his PhD in International Private Law and International Arbitration from the Sorbonne University (Paris 1) in France.

Dr Amer research interests include international litigation and arbitration, commercial law, AI and Law and construction law. As an International Legal Consultant who has worked between Lebanon and Qatar, Dr Amer has gained a substantive experience in advising and representing clients before both state and arbitration /adjudicative bodies, in domestic, regional and international disputes, under various governing laws. Dr. Amer advises clients on construction projects and can be involved at any stage from negotiation to dispute avoidance or resolution

Dr. Amer is fluent in Arabic, French and English.

 

BA in Law, Filière Froncophone de droit de l’Université Libanaise, Beirut, Lebanon (Graduated valedictorian)
Master’s degree in Private International and International Commercial Law, Assas University, Paris II, Paris, France
LLM in International and Comparative Dispute Resolution, Queen Mary University of London, London, the UK (with merits)
PhD in International Private Law, Sorbonne University, Paris I, Paris, France (Very honourable with Committee Praise)

 

 

Books:

 

  • Class actions in International Litigation, L’Harmattan, Paris, January 2020.

Chapters in Books

Damilola S. Olawuyi & Amer Tabbara, The Regulation of Decommissioning, Abandonment and Reuse Initiatives in the Oil and Gas Industry, Chapter 29, Qatar, Wolters Kluwer, 2020

Articles in Legal Reviews:

  • M. Bashayreh, A. Tabbara and F. Sibai, Artificial Intelligence and Legal Liability: Towards an Internationalized Approach of Proportional Liability Based on Risk-Sharing, Computer Law & Security Review, The International Journal of Technology Law and Practice,  December 2020

 

  • Group Actions in the Middle East, Mena Business Law Review, April 2019
  • Qatar Arbitration Law, The Qatar Business Law Review, 2019 LexisNexis Practical Guidance – Arbitration, Guidance Note: Settlement in Arbitration, July 2018
  • LexisNexis Practical Guidance – Arbitration, Guidance Note: Multi-party and Multi-Contract Arbitration, July 2018
  • LexisNexis Practical Guidance – Litigation, Guidance Note: Judicial Review in Civil Proceedings, July 2018
  • LexisNexis Practical Guidance – Arbitration, Guidance Note: Arbitrability in International Arbitration, July 2018
  • Lexis Middle East Law, Middle East Legal Insight: Qatar Arbitration Law, (February 2019), online: < https://www.lexismiddleeast.com/doc/2753129_2753130
  • Lexis Middle East Law, Middle East Legal Insight: The GCC Commercial Arbitration Centre Agreement , (February 2019), online: https://www.lexismiddleeast.com/doc/2751085_2751097

 

Google Scholar

 

https://scholar.google.com/citations

 

Orcid Account 

https://orcid.org/my-orcid

Scopus 

https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=57220179362

Commercial Arbitration - Commercia Law - Civil Law - Legal Writing - Legal Research - Internal Legal Practice 

 

Private international law – Dispute resolution and ADR – Construction law – AI and Law – Commercial Law

 

 

  • Member of the Lebanese Bar Association
  • Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb)