Shah, Hussain & Co. is regarded as one of the most prestigious law firms and, according to Chambers & Partners Global, ‘a leading firm in the Maldives’. We advise on high-profile transactions and have a varied client list that includes leading global corporations, international financial institutions and the Maldives government.
Shuaib M. Shah, B.A. (Hons) (London), Barrister-at-Law
Banking and Finance, Tourism and Leisure, Aviation, Real Estate, Foreign Investments, Corporate and Commercia
With over 20 years’ experience as a practising lawyer, at Shah, Hussain & Co., Shuaib’s practice is primarily related to the structuring and implementation of sophisticated multi-million dollar banking transactions and project finance, primarily related to infrastructure development, telecommunications, aviation and resort hotel industry, and acting for owners, international hotel operators, developers and financiers of world class luxury resorts
Dheena Hussain, LL.B. (Hons) (Birmingham), Barrister-at-Law
Tourism and Leisure, Telecommunications, Government, Shipping, Dispute Resolution, Foreign Investments
Dheena graduated in Law from the University of Birmingham in 1995 and was called to the Bar by Lincoln’s Inn in 1998. Since then she has obtained a Masters degree in Banking and Finance Law from the University of London.
Foreign Investments, Public/ Private Partnership Projects, Tourism and Aviation, Banking and Finance, Real Estate, Shipping and International Trade
Asma is a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales, with a Masters of law in International Business Law. Before moving to the Maldives, she advised maritime insurance giants, Steamship Mutual and UK P&I Club, whilst working in two global law firms in the City of London.
Mohamed Fizan, LL.B. (Hons) (Bond University, Australia), Attorney-at-Law
Tourism and Leisure, Banking and Finance, Pensions, Real Estate, Dispute Resolution, Corporate and Commercial
Before graduating with a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) Honours degree from Bond University, Australia, Fizan worked as a full time paralegal at our law firm for nearly 2 years. During this time, he successfully maintained a wide commercial client base and frequently worked closely with other lawyers at the firm on specific projects.
Mizna Shareef, LL.B. (Hons) (London), BBA, MMIS (South Australia), Attorney-at-Law
Dispute Resolution, Tourism and Leisure, Foreign Investments, Corporate and Commercial, Real Estate
Mizna joined the law firm in 2009 and has been an Associate Attorney since early 2010.
Aishath Haifa, LL.B. (Hons) (London), Attorney-at-Law
Banking and Finance, Tourism and Leisure, Aviation, Dispute Resolution, Foreign Investments, Corporate and Commercial
Haifa graduated with a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of London in 2006.