Hadi Allawi* is BAL’s Managing Director, Middle East and North Africa (MENA) in BAL’s Dubai office. Hadi is a recognized MENA expert specializing in business strategy, intelligence and geopolitical risk analysis across multiple industries. Prior to joining BAL, Allawi led the MENA desk of a London-based specialist advisory firm assisting major multinational companies with operations in the region. Allawi brings considerable expertise to BAL’s MENA Dubai-based practice. He manages a team of experienced professionals who are dedicated to immigration matters in the region.

*This Berry Appleman & Leiden professional is not licensed to practice law.

Education & Admissions

University College London, University of London, Master of Laws
City, University of London, LLB (Hons) Law
American University of Sharjah, Public Policy and Administration, and Leadership Diploma