Our Team

Our firm strives to bring in attorneys that add to the diversity of skillsets in our office. These attorneys come from universities in Jordan and abroad. Some have spent their whole carriers in private practice and others have had long careers as public servants. Below you will find brief biographies and highlights of the attorneys at our firm.

Litigation

Azzam Zalloum ( Managing Partner )

Managing Partner Azzam Zalloum is renowned for his litigation experience and successful track record working on multi-million dollar law suits. His clientele ranges from governmental agencies to local and international professionals. His most recent cases include a dispute over the financing of a pipeline from Russia to Italy with a capital of one hundred million dollars, as well as a ten-million- dollar lawsuit against three Sudanese banks over gas and seed exports. Azzam Zalloum has also contributed to legislative reviews in Jordan, partnering with prominent international organizations committed to change and development, most notably with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to enhance the insolvency legal framework in Jordan and commence capacity building for insolvency practitioners.

  • Admitted to the Jordanian Bar: 1990
  • LLB in Law from University of Mutah, Jordan
  • Languages: Arabic

Zaid Syouf ( Senior Associate )

Prior to practicing law, Zaid was part of the Judicial Execution Department for a period of 4 years.

  • Admitted to the Jordanian Bar: 2013
  • LLB in Law from Al-Zaytoonah University, Jordan (2003)
  • Experience in banking and insurance companies, whereas he worked at Tamimi & Co. – Jordan office
  • Languages: Arabic

Amira Mohammed Ali AL-Hiary ( Senior Associate )

  • Admitted to the Jordanian Bar (2012)
  • Degree in Law from University of Jordan, (2010)
  • Legal practice permits from Supreme Judge (2010)
  • Languages: Arabic & English

Mohammad Hammouri ( Associate )

  • Admitted to the Jordanian Bar: (2018)
  • LLB in Law from Yarmouk University, Jordan (2016)
  • Languages: Arabic

Dina Al Hadid ( Associate )

  • Admitted to the Jordanian Bar: (2017)
  • LLB in Law from University of Jordan, Jordan (2015)
  • Languages: Arabic & English

Omar Zalloum (Associate / Trainee)

  • Joined the Jordanian Bar in fulfillment of Admission Requirements (2017)
  • LLB in Law from Al Isra University, Jordan (2011)
  • LLM in Law from Al Isra University, Jordan (2015)
  • Languages: Arabic & English

Commercial and Financial Transactions

Rasha Laswi ( Partner )

Rasha Laswi leads our corporate and commercial department. She has extensive experience in the areas of intellectual property, banking, finance, company law, joint ventures and contract law, to name a few. Rasha has enjoyed success as an in-house legal adviser to some of the most prominent Jordanian companies, such as Orange Telecom and Jordan Dubai Capital. She participated in the IPO of the largest Jordanian pharmaceutical company, Hikma Pharmaceutical PLC, with the London Stock Exchange. Rasha’s foremost priority is that of her clients, and her efforts to ensure the best client experience for them have been commended by colleagues and clients alike. Rasha also has vast experience in drafting and negotiating legal contracts of all types at one end of the spectrum and advising clients on trust formation and wealth management at the other end.

  • Admitted to the Jordanian Bar (2000)
  • Masters of International Trade from the Institute of Diplomacy (2002)
  • LLB in Law from University of Jordan (1998)
  • Languages: Arabic & English

Ayham Batarseh Senior Associate

  • 10 years of legal experience in Jordan and Australia
  • Admitted to the Jordanian Bar (2006)
  • LLM in law from University of Technology Sydney, Australia (2013)
  • LLB in law from Al-Ahliyya Amman University, Jordan (2003)
  • Languages: Arabic & English

Laith Nabulsi ( Senior Associate )

  • Legal experience in litigation, contracts and corporate matters
  • Admitted to the Jordanian Bar (2014)
  • LLM in Law from the University of the West of England/Bristol, UK (2016)
  • LLB in Law from the University of Jordan, Jordan (2011)
  • Languages: Arabic & English

Mahmoud Al-Masarweh ( Associate )

  • Admitted to the Jordanian Bar (2015)
  • LLB in law from the Jordanian University, Jordan (2013)
  • Languages: Arabic & English

Fatmeh Buqaileh ( Associate / Trainee )

  • Pending joining the Jordanian Bar in fulfillment of Admission Requirements (Aug 2018)
  • LLB in Law from the Jordanian University, Jordan
  • Languages: Arabic & English

Lana Msameh ( Associate / Trainee )

  • Pending joining the Jordanian Bar in fulfillment of Admission Requirements (Aug 2018)
  • LLB in Law from the Jordanian University (2018)
  • Languages: Arabic & English

Qais Al frehat ( Associate / Trainee )

  • Joined the Jordanian Bar in fulfillment of Admission Requirements (Sep 2016)
  • LLB in Law from Yarmouk University (2016)
  • Languages: Arabic & English

Tax Consultant

Mohammad Abu Salah ( Financial advisor )

Mohammad holds a Master’s degree in Accounting from The Arab Academy for Banking & Sciences. He has 17 years of experience in Accounting. He is responsible for all the financial duties at Zalloum and Laswi Law Firm

Legal Consultant

Reina Mina

Reina graduated with a BA in Psychology from Concordia University in Montreal prior to pursuing her law degree at BPP Law School in London (UK). She subsequently earned her GDL and LLB in 2009 and 2010 respectively. After which she spent several years training and working at Zalloum and Laswi Law Firm, among other top tier firms in Jordan, developing an expertise in Jordanian corporate and contract law

Valérie Herring-Frankensdorf

Valérie holds a Bachelor's degree in LLB Law from University of London International Programs and a Bachelor's degree in International Relations and Politics.

Muneera Al-Sada

Muneera holds a Bachelor's degree in LLB Law from University of Jordan (2018) and is part of the corporate team and assists the litigation team with international clients.

Administration and Support

Nour Laswi ( Business Development Manager )

Nour holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business with a specialization in banking and finance from Lebanese American University. She has an extensive experience in the areas of financial analysis and administration, business development, and marketing management. She has command over both English and Arabic languages. She is responsible for the business development management at Zalloum and Laswi Law Firm

Noor Al-natour ( Admin Manager )

Noor holds a Bachelor’s degree in English-Spanish literature from The University of Jordan. She has extensive experience in managerial and administrative duties. She has command over both English, Arabic and Spanish languages. She is responsible for administrative duties at Zalloum and Laswi Law Firm.

Wessam Moussa ( Admin Manager )

Wessam holds a diploma in Human recourses, and studying English literature & Business administration at The Open Arab University. She has extensive experience in managerial and administrative duties. She has command over both English and Arabic languages. She is responsible for administrative duties at Zalloum and Laswi Law Firm.

Ghadeer Shahadeh ( Admin Manager )

Ghadeer holds a diploma’s degree in accounting from Arab College. She assists with administrative duties at Zalloum and Laswi Law Firm.

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