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Shujau Shareef

Trainee Attorney

shujau@sandalawyers.com

+960 3013200

Shujau is a Trainee Attorney at S&A Lawyers LLP and is a member of the litigation team. He has been with the firm since 2020. He employs his knowledge in Islamic Jurisprudence and prior professional experience to provide legal opinion and advocation. 

Prior to joining S&A Lawyers LLP he has served as an Associate in Optimum Chambers LLP representing the firm’s retainers in disputes, trials, and enforcement hearings. His area of practice includes litigation, dispute resolution, employment law and family law. He is also fluent in Dhivehi, English and Arabic. 

Education, Professional Affiliations and Memberships

Bachelor of Islamic Law, University of Medina, Saudi Arabia

Member, Maldives Bar Association

Notable Experience

  • Represented firm clients on debt recovery, contract dispute and employment issues in dispute resolution
  • Drafting Dhivehi and English contracts 
  • Land law matters including attending hearings on rental disputes, property sale 
  • Handling family matters including inheritance distribution, testamentary bequest

Practice Area

  • Dispute resolution and Litigation