Egypt (Ägypten): Dr. Christian Ule, Kairo

CBBL Partner Practice Group Arbitration

Rechtsanwalt und Advocate (DIFC, Dubai), CBBL-Partnerkanzlei Ägypten

CV German


Doctorate-of-Law, Mainz, 1997, Doctoral Thesis: The Law of the Non-Navigational Use of International Watercourses, published in 1998 under the title: Das Recht am Wasser – Dargestellt am Beispiel des Nils
Articles with High Regional Court in Koblenz (Referendariat), 1991 – 1994
Post-Graduate School of dministrative Law in Speyer (Germany), 1993
Arabic Studies at University of Alexandria (Egypt), 1990 - 1991
Studies of Law and Islamic Sciences at Universities of Heidelberg and Mainz (Germany), 1984 – 1990 Studies of Political Sciences at Northwestern University, Evanston (Illinois), 1982 - 1984

Bar Admissions

Germany, Frankfurt Bar, since 1995
Advocate (DIFC, Dubai), since 2012

Professional Memberships

Head of Legal Committee of the German-Arab Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Cairo, 2017
American Bar Association (ABA), Associate, Section of International law, since 2005
International Bar Association (IBA), Member and Vice-Chair of the Arab Regional Forum, 2003-08
Forming member and curator of the Association for Arabic and Islamic Law, since 1997
German-Iranian Lawyers Association (DIVRB), Hamburg

Current Position

Managing Partner

Professional Experience

MIDEAST LAW, Lawyers | Avocats | Rechtsanwälte, Founder and Managing Partner, since 2015
KARIM ADEL LAW OFFICE, Cairo, Of counsel, since 2016
SALGER Rechtsanwälte, Frankfurt, associated partner, 2004 – 2015
MENA Legal Advisers FZC, Dubai and RAK, Founder and Partner, 2007 – 2015
COUDERT BROTHERS LLP, Frankfurt, Senior Associate, 2000 – 2004
SCHÜRMANN & Partner, Rechtsanwälte und Notare, Frankfurt, Senior Associate, 1999 – 2000
Eimer, Heuschmidt, Mehle, Rechtsanwälte, Bonn, Associate, 1995 – 1999

Arbitration Experience

He represents and advises clients in ICC, DIFC, CRCICA and UNCITRAL ad hoc arbitral proceedings.


Co-author: Handbook for International Arbitration (in German: Praxishandbuch Internationale Schiedsverfahren), (Ed. Salger/Trittmann), Chapter on Egypt, C.H. Beck Verlag, year of appearance: 2019.

Co-author: Handbook for International Commercial Agencies (in German: Handbuch Internationales Handelsvertreterrecht – Wettbewerbsvorteile auf ausländischen Märkten), published by Rödl & Partner, 3. ed., Bundesanzeiger Verlag, Chapter on Egypt, year of appearance: 2018.

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Dr. Christian Ule
Tel. +20 2 2391 4344

CBBL Rechtsanwalt und Advocate (DIFC, Dubai) Dr. Christian Ule, Kanzlei MIDEAST | Law, Kairo

Dr. Christian Ule
Rechtsanwalt und Advocate (DIFC, Dubai)

Karim Adel
41, Abdel Khalek Sarwat St.

Tel. +20 - 2 - 239 143 44
Fax +20 - 2 - 239 198 54