Djamela Magid

Senior Consultant


Djamela has five years’ experience in international commercial dispute resolution, including arbitration and litigation. She has worked on disputes arising across many different industries including banking & finance, construction and technology.

Djamela has previously worked for Dispute Resolution practices in Dubai, London and Paris on both local and cross-border matters.

She also has training in Corporate, Banking & Finance and Project Finance Law.


Relevant experience includes:

  • Acting for claimants in respect of vehicles illegally manufactured in contravention of EU regulations
  • Acting for high net-worth family in fraud allegations against regulated investment advisors
  • Acting for investment company as respondent to a third-party disclosure application
  • Assisted on case relating to EU commission allegations of cartel participation
  • Assisted on case arising out of a mezzanine financing agreement for a mine acquisition of US$2.5 billion
  • Assisted on dispute between a luxury vehicle manufacturer and its international distributor in relation to profit allocations
  • Assisted on case relating to a technology and healthcare merger investigation by the Competition & Markets Authority
  • Represented listed aerospace manufacturer in five concurrent ICC arbitrations
  • Provided arbitration advice to leading international bank on regulatory dispute arising from a European acquisition in relation to prospects and strategy
  • Advised a national French bank in respect of arbitration proceedings commenced by Middle Eastern bank
  • Advised a Middle Eastern steel company in relation to disputes arising under English law agreements

Fine Print

Key Practices

International commercial arbitration and litigation


University of Manchester and BPP Law School, Holborn

Legal Roles

Clifford Chance, Slaughter & May and Milberg London

Other Interests

Travelling, learning, reading, practicing yoga, spending time with family and friends…the list goes on!

A Social Cause I am passionate about

Equal opportunities, mental health and political progress in Sudan and the wider African continent

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