Ahmed El Far is currently undertaking his PhD at the School of International Arbi-tration, Queen Mary University of London. His proposed thesis pertains to ‘Abuse of Rights in International Arbitration’, and aims to develop an innovative tool to ad-dress the growing phenomenon of abuse in international arbitration.
Prior to starting his PhD, Mr El Far worked in the International Arbitration Group at Zulficar & Partners Law Firm, in Cairo, Egypt. Mr El Far developed a broad expertise in international commercial arbitration spanning the economic and business spectrums with an emphasis on investment, energy, construction and sale of goods. He regularly advises clients on diverse areas of law such as conflict of laws, international commercial and investment arbitration, international investment law and international commercial law. Mr El Far obtained his LLM at New York Uni-versity in 2012, where he specialised in international commercial and investment arbitration, and private international law. He also obtained his LLB with honours from Cairo University, Egypt.