Dilpreet is an associate in the International Dispute Resolution Group based in Dubai. She is an English qualified barrister with full rights of audience before all courts in England and Wales, and has also been called to the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC). Prior to joining the firm, Dilpreet practised at the Bar of England and Wales in London and at a leading international firm in Dubai.
Dilpreet advises on a range of disputes concerning international arbitration, litigation, negotiation and/or mediation, and she has provided advice in connection with a range of arbitral institutions, including the DIFC-LCIA, DIAC, ICC, SIAC and ADCCAC, amongst others. She has a broad range of experience in commercial and construction disputes matters, and as a tax practitioner (having previously practised as a Chartered Tax Adviser at one of the ‘Big Four’), has also provided extensive advice on the implementation and effects of VAT in the UAE, and currently lectures on UAE VAT at the DIFC Academy of Law.
The jurisdictional reach of Dilpreet’s MENA practice includes the UAE (both onshore and offshore), the DIFC, Saudi Arabia, Oman and Qatar. She has been instructed in a variety of commercial disputes matters in respect of these.