SALEH ALOBEIDLI

PARTNER HEAD OF DEPARTMENT:  SPORTS, MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT

“The word impossible is not in the leaders dictionaries. No matter how big the challenges, strong faith, determination and resolve will overcome them.” 

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

Saleh is an Advocate, Lawyer and Arbitrator with full rights of audience before all the UAE courts including the Court of Appeal. In his former role as Managing Partner of “Saleh Alobeidli & Co Advocates & Consultants”, Saleh introduced the practice of Sports Law in the Middle East region within his original law firm before he merged his practice with ICLO.

“With ICLO, the passion and spirit is clear. We are well on our way to excellence and excellence has no finish line.”

Saleh is an active Arbitrator at ICSID Washington, ICC Paris and the Saudi Sports Arbitration Centre. He is former CAS Arbitrator and Former AFC Legal Committee Member, Member of the International Football Lawyers Association AIAF and the International Bar Association IBA.

Saleh is an author of several sports law related books and articles and a member of the editorial board of Football Legal, Paris.