Name: Mohannad Basil
Date of Birth: 20th September 1965
Address: P.O. Box 921533, Amman 111 92 Jordan
Tel Office: (+) 962 6 5670410,
Mobile: (+) 962 79 5555385
Fax Office: (+) 962 6 5697410
University of Kent at Canterbury- LL.M in International
Grade Awarded: Merit
Main Subjects: International trade law, European Contract law,
Property Law, Banking & Finance
law, Carriage of Goods by Sea, Carriage of Goods by Law,
Carriage of Goods by other Modes, Comparative
Law of Obligations ,International Commercial Arbitration,
International Business Transactions.
LL.M Thesis “A Comparative Study of the Basic Structure
Between the Copyright , Designs and Patents Act
1988 in the United kingdom and the Jordanian Copyright law No.14
year 1998.” My LL.M thesis has been
awarded with Distinction and is available for reference at the
Main Library of the University of Kent.
University of Jordan – Postgraduate in Political Science
University of Jordan – LL.B law
1988 called the Jordan Bar Association
1989 Became member of the Arab Society for the Protection
of Intellectual Property
1999 Became member of the Jordanian
Intellectual Property Association.
July 1990 –onwards l: Basil Bostami &
Sons Law Firm, Amman –Advocate
My area of practice is focused on company, commercial and
private client work. I have undertaken high-level negotiations,
mediation, arbitration and litigation for my clients. I have
also worked on many business ventures in the Middle East.
Partner in commercial conveyance dealing with all aspects of commercial
conveyancing including leasing, investment property and
development. I have advised a number of major private companies
on property acquisitions/financing and disposals and commercial
Also working in civil and commercial litigation, in particular,
disputes arising from breach of contract, trust and tortuous
liabilities. I undertake work relating to probate and tax
matters , traffic accident and insurance claims, debt collection
and insolvency action.
Advising on legal issues concerning startup joint ventures and
financing agreements, antitrust and a broad range of other legal
issues faced by operating businesses of all sizes.
Advising on intellectual property maters and E-commerce in the
I was also involved in drafting and amending legislation in
Jordan , namely The Companies Law , the Labor law, the Landlord
and Tenant Law and the Income Tax Law.
2000 Theodore Goddard law firm , London –
International Lawyer (Work Placement)
To couple my academic study of Law in England , I was selected
to work for Theodore Goddard in London where I gained experience
of a wide range of company and commercial transactions for
private companies including mergers and acquisitions and joint
ventures . Attending meeting with clients and drafting a variety
of agreements, including Cross Border Lease agreements, License
agreements and Distribution agreements, Also involved in
Intellectual Property law including copyright, trade mark, trade
secret and licensing.