About Us

Abed Awad is both a practicing attorney and an expert in Islamic Middle Eastern law, and Arab/Muslim culture. Mr. Awad is fluent in Arabic. He provides expert witness services to clients, attorneys and courts that need the issues of their cases that involve Islamic law, Arab law and/or Arab/Muslim culture to be explained to an American Judge.

Mr. Awad has provided expert witness testimony, reports and briefs to courts and attorneys throughout the United States, as well as internationally, on Egyptian law, Syrian law, Lebanese law, Jaafari law, Islamic law and Arab law. He has been qualified by numerous American Courts as an expert in:

  • » Islamic law
  • » Islamic Family law
  • » Egyptian law
  • » Syrian law
  • » Arab Family law
  • » Middle Eastern law

He has submitted expert reports regarding Arab law in New Jersey, New York, California, Florida, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina and Georgia, as well as other States.

Additionally, when commercial disputes arise which are based on and/or are governed by Islamic law and Arab law, the services of an expert witness are often needed to interpret for American courts the foreign law. The wide array on expert testimony topics include those relating to damages, liability, public policy, enforceability of agreements, procedural rules and other issues. As a practicing attorney and an expert in Islamic law, Arab law and culture Mr. Awad can testify in matters of business-related law – from contract and jurisdictional disputes to trade, franchise and marketing agreements. Mr. Awad provides expert reports and testimony related to family laws in the Middle East from interpretation of foreign decrees to testimony detailing local law and procedures. To read more about Mr. Awad's expert services please click on the following link: www.abedawad.com.

For more information on Mr. Awad's expert services please call at 201-462-9500 or 1-877-272-2529 or fill out this short form.