Adel El Zein is a Senior Legal Consultant at BLK Partners based in Riyadh.
Adel, with over 25 years of professional experience, has dedicated more than 15 years of his career to practicing law in Saudi Arabia. His expertise spans various areas including Companies Law, Banking & Capital Market Law, Insurance Law, Commercial Agencies Law, and Private International Law.
As a Litigator and certified Arbitrator, Adel possesses extensive knowledge in resolving regional disputes. He excels in negotiating agreements and is adept at both drafting and vetting legal documents. His broad experience encompasses Commercial and Sharia Law, Banking Law, Trade and Business Law, Arbitration, and the Law of Contract.
Beyond his legal practice, Adel has authored the book "International Commercial Arbitration in view of Jurist and International Arbitration Decrees" and contributed an editorial titled "The Legal Status of Foreign Investors in Saudi Arabia" to the Saudi Lawyers Magazine.
Adel holds a Ph.D. in Law and an LL.M. degree from the University of Juba (Sudan), along with an LL.B. degree from the University of Cairo (Khartoum Branch, Sudan). He is fluent in both Arabic and English.