Bassel El Turk
Executive

Bassel is an Executive in our Dubai office.

Bassel joined us in 2006 and now heads our Dubai Dispute Resolution Team. Bassel was made an Executive in 2016. He works on a range of IP matters in our Dubai office, with a particular focus on enforcement and complex IP litigation in the Middle East and North Africa.

Bassel manages the IP portfolios for a number of multinational entities across the Middle East and North Africa as well as regional entities worldwide.  Bassel also advises on potential legal and cultural risks associated with Arabic language marketing and advertising across the MENA region.

Professional qualifications 

  • BA, La Sagesse University School of Law, Lebanon 

  • LLM Commercial Law, University of Glasgow, UK

  • Admitted by the Lebanese Bar

  • Licensed as a Legal Consultant by the Rulers Court of Dubai

Accolades

  • Legal 500 EMEA, 2017: Listed as Next Generation Lawyer and Recommended Lawyer
  • WTR 1000, 2016: Ranked Silver
  • WTR 1000, 2015: Ranked Silver

Personal interests