Omar Omar is a Partner and Head of Al Tamimi & Company’s Transport practice. Omar’s experience as a marine lawyer and advocate covers almost all aspects of the industry. Omar has leads legal teams advising many governmental bodies on the establishment and development of maritime and land transport laws, regulations and policies. In addition, Omar has a distinctive experience in laws related to logistics and customs in the GCC. Omar regularly advises on cargo, container, marine agency, shortages, groundings, bunker, collisions, salvage, seaworthiness and insurance claims.
Omar headed the team establishing and drafting the Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre (EMAC) and is an author of the UAE Vessel Registration and Mortgage Section in the internationally renowned Kluwer International Maritime Law Handbook.