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Anthony Mrad

Senior Associate


Anthony Mrad

Senior Associate


Anthony is a Senior Associate in the Banking Group in Dubai. He has been advising international and regional players for over nine years on the civil law implications to general banking and corporate matters, and is a part time bankruptcy law lecturer at the Saint Joseph University in Dubai.

Before joining Allen & Overy, Anthony practiced as a lawyer and legal consultant in different jurisdictions of the Middle East Region including the UAE, Iraq and Lebanon. Anthony obtained his LLM degree (Banking & Finance) from the Melbourne Law School in Australia and graduated with First Class Honors. He also holds a Licence en Droit (LLB) from the Saint Joseph University in Lebanon and graduated with Honors. He qualified as an attorney at law in Lebanon in 2012 and is fluent in Arabic, English and French.



Banking and Finance





11th Floor, Burj Daman Building, Al Mustaqbal Street, Dubai International Financial Centre
PO Box 506678

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Admitted to the Beirut Bar Association, 2009


Licence en Droit (LLB), Law, Saint Joseph University, 2008

LLM, Law, University of Melbourne, 2016

Pro-bono experience

  • Assisted, on a pro bono basis, Syrian refugees to issue residence permits to their families in Erbil.

Published work

  • Walid Nasser and Anthony Mrad, ‘Anti-Counterfeiting Guide 2014, Iraq Chapter’, World Trademark Review. This article first appeared in Anti-counterfeiting 2014 – A Global Guide, a supplement to World Trademark Review, published by The IP Media Group.