Distinguished Members 2017-09-10T07:21:19+00:00

KILAW Distinguished Faculty Members

 

Kuwait International Law School is characterized by including among the Faculty members a number of distinguished members, in addition to academic and research contributions, has contributed to enrich community life and have given so much to society, as follows:

 

 Faculty Member :Prof. Mohamed Abdel Mohsen Almoqatai

General Specialization   : Public Law

Field of Specialization    : Constitutional Law

 

Experience in Community Areas:

  • The President and Dean of Kuwait International Law School (April 2012 to date).
  • Constitutional expert and adviser to Kuwait National Assembly and many parliamentary committees.
  • Member of the committee of the World Bank to develop standard approaches for integrity in public office for Middle East and North Africa (May 2006).
  • Founding committee member of the International Law Schools (2004 – 2005).
  • Member of the Standing Committee to review legislation, Ministry of Justice (2000-2003).
  • Legal Director and General Counsel of Kuwait Airways Corporation (1991-1995).

 

Faculty Member                    : Dr. Bader Khaled AlKhalefa

General Specialization    : Forensic Sciences

Field of Specialization     : Forensic Genetics

 

Experience in Community Areas :

  • Chairman of the Board of Trustees of KILAW.
  • Former Director of forensic laboratories in the General Department of Criminal Evidence of the Ministry of the Interior.
  • Member of the British National Board of Forensic Sciences.
  • Member of the British Association of Criminal and Judicial Sciences.
  • Adviser to the National Committee for Missing Persons and Prisoners of War Affairs.
  • Served as Vice Chairman of the cognition on victims of accidents by Interpol.

 

Faculty Member             : Dr. Ahmed Hamad AlFaresi

General Specialization    : Public Law

Field of Specialization     : Administrative Law

 

Experience in Community Areas:

  • Executive Manager of Kuwait Center for Legal Studies and Research and a faculty member at KILAW.
  • Acting Dean of the Faculty of law, Kuwait University (September 2012-2013).
  • Assistant Dean for Scientific Affairs and Graduate Studies, Kuwait University (2011-2014).
  • Assistant Undersecretary for Legal Affairs in the Ministry of defense (1997 – 2004).
  • Member of the Joint Committee for negotiate of military contracts in the ministry of Defense (2003-2004).
  • A cultural adviser and head of the cultural Office of the Embassy of Kuwait in Paris (1995 – 2007).
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Arab Institute in Paris (1996-1997).

 

 

 

Faculty Member                : Prof. Yousri Mohamed Alassar

Major Specialization       : Public Law

Field of Specialization     : Constitutional Law

 

Experience in community areas :

  • Deputy Dean for academic Affairs, Professor and Chairman, Department of Public Law at KILAW
  • Legal Adviser in the Office of the Minister of Commerce and industry of the State of Kuwait.
  • Member of the French Society of Constitutional Law.
  • Member of the Egyptian Society for Political Economy and Legislation.
  • Director of the Centre of Human Rights, Faculty of law, Cairo University (2002-2004).
  • Legal Adviser to the President of Cairo University (2001-2004) ,(2008-2011).
  • Legal Adviser to the UM Al-Qura University in Mecca (1990 – 1992).

 

Faculty Member                : Prof. Badria Abdallah Al-Awadi

General Specialization    : Public International Law

Field of Specialization     : Public International Law

 

Experience in community areas :

  • Head of Department of public international law, KILAW
  • Dean of the Faculty of law and Sharia law, Kuwait University (1979-1982).
  • Executive Director/Arab Regional Centre for environmental law (2001 to date).
  • Regional Representative of the International Federation of Lawyers, America (1981 to date).
  • Member of the International Council of Environmental Law, Germany (1983 to date).
  • Member of the International Institute of humanitarian law, Italy (1985 to date).

 

Faculty Member : Prof. Siham Abdul Wahab AlForaih

General Specialization    : Arabic Language

Field of Specialization     : literature and Criticism

 

Experience in Community Areas:

  • Head of the Office of Scientific and Professional Development and a faculty member at KILAW
  • Dean of the Faculty of Arts, University of Kuwait (1991).
  • Member of the Board of Trustees of the Arabic Organization for human rights.
  • Member of the Board of the Islamic Studies Department at Duke University.
  • member of the Board of Arab thought organization
  • President of the Board of Directors of the National Association for child protection and member of several national and international government organizations.

 

Faculty Member : Dr. Yusuf Abdullah Al Ali

General     Specialization : Private Law

Field of Specialization     : Commercial Law

 

Experience in Community Areas :

  • Vice President of school relations and special projects, and a faculty member at KILAW
  • Minister of trade and industry of the State of Kuwait.(formerly)
  • Capital markets authority Commissioner from September 2010 until February 2012.
  • Director of the Legal Department of the Chamber of Commerce and industry of Kuwait from November 1997 until February 2007.
  • Member of the Board of appealing of Kuwait stock exchange market from October 2005 until September 2010.
  • Member of the team preparing draft law of the capital markets authority
  • Secretary General of the Kuwait Center for commercial arbitration in Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and industry from 2000 to 2010.
  • Member of the International Chamber of Commerce Court of arbitration from 1999 until 2010.
  • Member of the Board of International Arbitration at the International Chamber of Commerce from 1999 – 2010.

 

Faculty Member : Prof. Abdul Hamid Mahmoud Al Baaly

General Specialization    : Islamic law

Field of Specialization     : Principles of Jurisprudence

 

Experience in Community Areas :

  • Professor and Chairman, Department of comparative jurisprudence and Islamic studies at KILAW.
  • Secretary of the supreme fatwa and Sharia supervisory board of Islamic banks and financial institutions (formerly )
  • Economic Advisor in supreme consultative committee on the implementation of the provisions of Muslim Sharia Law at Amiri Diwan -Kuwait (formerly)
  • Adviser to the International Federation of Islamic banks.
  • Elected Secretary of the high authority of the Supervisory Board of Islamic banks and financial institutions.

 

Faculty Member : Prof. David Morgan

General Specialization    : Public international law

Field of Specialization     : European Union law

 

Experience in Community Areas :

  • Professor and head of Department of public international law in English at KILAW
  • Chairman of African judges workshop at the Faculty of Frimty – Dublin – Ireland.
  • Member of the Centre for comparative constitutional law – Ireland.
  • Ireland’s representative on the Council of Europe through the membership of the experts Committee in regional and local government.

 

Faculty Member : Prof. Osama Mohamed Al Fouly

General Specialization : Economics and finance

Field of Specialization  : financial economics

 

Experience in community areas:

  • Vice Dean for research Affairs, faculty member in KILAW.
  • Dean of law faculty at Alexandria University, 2006.
  • Governor of Alexandria Republic of Egypt (2011-2012).
  • First Undersecretary of the Ministry of international cooperation to international organizations sector of the Ministry of international cooperation of the Republic of Egypt (2000).
  • Legal Adviser to the National Bank of Kuwait (2008-2009).
  • Head of Legal Department Ahli United Bank (2009-2010).

 

Faculty Member : Prof. Majdi Mahmoud Shehab

General Specialization : Economics and finance

Field of Specialization  : International Economic Relations

 

Experience in Community Areas :

  • Faculty member at KILAW.
  • Dean of the faculty at Alexandria University (2001-2006).
  • Legal Adviser to the President of Alexandria University (2001-2006).
  • Dean of the Faculty of Law and International Transactions – Pharos University in Alexandria (2006-2010).
  • Executive Director of the Center for Studies and Research and Consulting Legal and economic faculty, University of Alexandria.
  • Legal and Financial adviser to the Cabinet of the U.A.E. State (1990-1994).

 

 

Faculty Member : Prof. Hadi shalluf

General Specialization : International Law

Field of Specialization  : Criminal Law and Criminology

 

Experience in Community Areas:

  • Dean of Faculty of Strategic and international studies and Professor of Criminal Law, Human Rights, and Public International  law at Libyan Post Graduate Studies Academy 2013-2014.
  • Experience in teaching since 1987, at Asians Universities, Europeans Universities, North Africa and Middle East Universities.
  • First Counsel Appointed by International Criminal Court ICC The Hague the Netherlands for Darfur Case since 2006.
  • Founding member of International Criminal Bar, for international Criminal Court, Berlin Germany 2002
  • Participated for the creation of the International Criminal Court ICC and member of coalition for the International Criminal Court, The Hague the Netherlands
  • Counsel to the Paris Appeal Court 1989-1990
  • Member of Paris Bar since 1990
  • Member of the Bars and Law Societies of the European Union since 1994 –Directive 77/249/EEC
  • Member of International Advisory Board of the Journal of Libyan Studies Oxford, The Center for Libyan Studies – U.K. since 1992.
  • International Arbitrator since 1992.
  • President of the Euro-Arab association for Lawyers and Jurists since 2002 Paris France
  • Member of Executive Board of the Muslim Lawyers Organization Riyadh Saudi Arabia.
  • Researcher with Italian Ministry of Justice on Juveniles Criminalities and Criminology 1986.
  • Member of International Law Association – Rome Italy since 1985.

 

 

Faculty Member : Dr. Jassim Mohamed Al beshara

General Specialization : General Culture

Field of Specialization  : Environmental Culture

 

Experience in Community Areas :

  • Faculty member at KILAW
  • Director of scientific culture in Kuwait Foundation for the advancement of sciences
  • Former General Manager and Head of Department of Environment Public Authority.