Hussam Al Hejailan

Court Admissions:Saudi Arabia
Bar Admissions:Admitted to legal practice by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Riyadh Saudi Arabia (1995) Admitted to legal practice after the promulgation of the new regulation concerning legal practice as approved by the Ministry of Justice, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia(2003)
Language:Arabic, English
Practices / Industries:Corporate & Social Law
Memberships:Member in the Lawyers Committee at the Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Areas of Focus:Litigation
Education:LL.B. Law, King Saud University, Riyadh (1995)
Georgetown University Law Centre, Foundation of American Law and Legal Education (1997)
LL.M University of Virginia School of Law (1999)

Hussam Salah Al Hejailan is assistant managing attorney of the LFSH Riyadh office where he also heads our Saudi litigation practice.

Hussam has significant litigation experience across a wide range of sectors, including advising and representing Saudi and foreign clients before the Saudi courts in connection with commercial, banking, intellectual property and construction disputes involving both the public and private sector. Hussam also has considerable insolvency law experience having acted on behalf of clients in bankruptcy, liquidation and winding up proceedings. In addition, Hussam advises Saudi and foreign clients in connection with joint ventures, as well as agency, distributorship and franchise agreements.


Hussam is also author of a number of publications:

  • Examination of the Subject Matter Relating to Commercial Agencies and the Legal Problems Likely to Arise There from (2000)
  • Saudi Arabia (2000-2001)
  • Responsibility of Board Members and the Directors of Joint Stock Companies (March 2003)
  • Anti Money Laundering Law Sets Standards for Commercial and Financial Transactions (2004)