Hashi Mohamed - Commercial Litigation
Hashi has experience in the High Court (Chancery Division) and County Courts, representing both claimants and defendants in an array of commercially related matters; including contractual disputes, insolvency disputes and property related matters.
He also undertakes pleading and advisory work in all aspects of commercial litigation, leading negotiations and settlement meetings.
Hashi is admitted as an advocate of the DIFC Courts in Dubai dealing with commercial disputes. He regularly appears on behalf of Claimants and Defendants in the DIFC jurisdiction. To learn more, please click here.
Hashi has experience in the following fields,
- General commercial litigation.
- Insolvency: Corporate and personal insolvency – Bankruptcy petitions, winding up petitions. applications to set aside statutory demands.
- Disputes involving supply of goods, services and business transactions.
- Costs disputes.
- Professional Liability.
- Civil Fraud.
- National and international commercial arbitration, multi-jurisdictional issues.
In addition to acting at trials, Hashi appears regularly at interlocutory hearings in the County Courts – including setting aside default judgments or making applications for relief from sanctions.
2009-2010 - Bar Vocational Course, City University London
2008-2009 - MSc, St-Antony’s College, University of Oxford
2003-2007 - BA (Hons) Law and French, University of Hertfordshire
2005-2006 - Erasmus Scholar, Political History, Philosophy & French, Universite de Jean Monnet, St-Etienne
2011 – 3-month internship at the International Criminal Court: The Hague Award, Lincolns Inn
2008-2010 – Prince of Wales Scholar, Prince’s Charities
May 2010 – Lincoln’s Inn Open Mooting Competition champion, judged by Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe
2009 – The Carr and Stahl Fund for researchers, St-Antony’s College, Oxford
2013 - International Visitor Leadership Programme delegate (“IVLP”). Hashi was one of 8 individuals nominated as part of a Judicial Exchange programme with the United States, visiting Washington D.C., Denver, Colorado and Houston, Texas as part of a 10 day programme at the invitation of the U.S. State Department.
2014 – Pegasus Scholar, the Pegasus Trust – Hashi to spend eight-twelve weeks between Al-Tamimi & Co and the DIFC Courts in Dubai.
The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn
Administrative Law Bar Association
Planning and Environmental Bar Association
Somalia rises from the ashes, but what lies ahead for the country’s business prospects this year? Hashi Mohamed & Sally Azarmi, Lloyd’s List Magazine, 10 April 2013
Hashi regularly presents documentaries on BBC Radio 4, and provides commentary on varying topics in other BBC outlets, as well as other media outlets. The latest of which are,
Telling children ‘hard work gets you to the top’ is a lie – The Guardian
The ‘case for the wild card’ – Prospect Magazine
Adventures in Social Mobility: BBC Radio 4
A Response to Terror, what we learn about a nation’s response to a terrorist event
The Boat Children, child migrants in search of a better life in Europe
A tale of two Alis, two stories of journey and expedition, two decades apart
The Migration Dilemma, what should Europe do during this unprecedented crisis?
Hashi is fluent in Somali and French and is currently studying Arabic.