Zeyad Gomaa

Zeyad, the legal director and head of dispute resolution at MTA Mohammed Allinjawi Advocates & Legal Consultants, is a seasoned professional with over 16 years of post-qualification experience. As a licensed legal counselor in Dubai and a lawyer with full rights of audience before DIFC Courts, Zeyad possesses the expertise to handle even the most intricate legal matters with precision and skill. His extensive experience spans a wide array of practice areas, including Arbitration Law, Private International Law, Commercial Law, Civil Law, Corporate Governance, Bankruptcy Law, Contract Law, Maritime and Shipping Laws, and more.

  • Phone : +971 4 333 33 86
  • Email : zg@mtaadv.com
  • Experiences : 16Years

Zeyad’s comprehensive understanding of these fields enables him to offer strategic counsel and representation to clients across various industries. Zeyad is highly regarded for his ability to advise and represent international, regional, and local companies in complex cross-border legal proceedings and transactions. His track record includes numerous benchmark decisions in high-profile cases, which have had a direct and significant impact on the market, the legal field, and local legislation. His impressive success rate in complex cases underscores his expertise and dedication to achieving favorable outcomes for his clients.


Clients trust Zeyad for his dedication, professionalism, and unwavering commitment to delivering results. Whether navigating corporate governance issues, handling contractual disputes, or representing clients in arbitration proceedings, Zeyad approaches each case with meticulous attention to detail and a focus on achieving optimal results.


In addition to his professional accomplishments, Zeyad is also a Ph.D. researcher at the University of Birmingham and holds two LL.M degrees from Ain Shams University and Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis.


Choosing Zeyad and the team at MTA Mohammed Allinjawi Advocates & Legal Consultants ensures top-tier legal representation from a trusted industry leader. Contact us today to learn more about how Zeyad can assist with your legal needs.


Practice areas: Arbitration Law, Private International Law, Cross-boarder disputes, Commercial Law, Civil Law, Civil and Tortuous Liabilities, Corporate Law, Corporate Governance and Directors’ Liability, Bankruptcy Law, Contract Law, Maritime and shipping Laws, Construction Law, Banking Laws, Capital and Financial Markets, and Hospitality.

Education and professional qualifications:

  • D. Researcher (Doctor of Philosophy)

Areas of research and interests: Private International Law, Conflict of Laws, Conflict of Jurisdictions, and International Arbitration.

Dissertation: “Impacts of the Seat of Arbitration on the Arbitral Process”.

Institution: College of Arts and Law, University of Birmingham, UK.

  • Master of Laws (LL.M) – 2012

Area of study: International & Comparative Laws with special emphasis on International Comparative Business Law.

Thesis Subject: “Unlawful Monopolistic Practices in Egyptian and American Competition Laws – A Comparative Study-‘’.

Institution: Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis.

  • Master of Laws (LL.M) in 2010
  • Post Graduate Higher Education Diploma in International Trade Law in May 2009

Graduation Thesis: “Arbitration Agreements in International Joint Ventures“.

  • Post Graduate Higher Education Diploma in Private Law in May 2010

   Graduation Thesis: “Enforcement of International Arbitration Awards in Egypt

Institution: Faculty of Law, Ain Shams University

  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) in 2008

Institution: Faculty of Law, English Language Section, Mansoura University – May 2008

  • Member of the Egyptian Bar Association since 2009
  • Registered Legal Counselor at Dubai Ruler’s Court
  • Registered Lawyer with full rights of audience in DIFC Courts