Arshiya is a paralegal at Galadari Advocates & Legal Consultants, based in the firm’s Dubai office.
Arshiya works closely with senior associates and partners at Galadari, dealing mainly with corporate and commercial, banking and capital markets, litigation and maritime departments of the firm. She assists with, and has experience performing legal research, advising clients on company incorporations, conducting due diligence exercises for acquisitions, assisting with employment law matters, drafting warning letters and legal notices. Arshiya also assists in the preparation of training material for Dubai Legal Affairs Department (DLAD) courses conducted by Galadari.
Prior to joining Galadari, Arshiya worked in the capacity of an intern for the in-house legal department of Transguard, one of the largest facility management companies in Dubai. She has also pursued various internships with international and local law firms as well as the DIFC Courts. Her job responsibilities during internships included conducting research on relevant laws and legal issues, drafting correspondence, letters and presentations and review of pleadings and other documents, identifying areas of risks and areas for further revision or discussion and providing routine administrative support to the lawyers.
Arshiya will take the NY bar in July 2020 and has completed her LLB from Middlesex University, Dubai.
- LLB (First Class) Honors from Middlesex University