Nayiri Boghossian


+971 4 2219000 |+971 4 2222600

+971 55 4149727

Representative Experience

  • Representing an energy sector company in a DIFC-LCIA arbitration relating to an energy project in Jordan.
  • Representing a leading consumer goods multinational in an ICC arbitration relating to agreements concluded with private and governmental parties in Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
  • Representing a Saudi real estate developer in an ICC arbitration relating to a project in Saudi Arabia.
  • Advising a leading UAE contractor in connection with an arbitration relating to a project in Abu Dhabi.
  • Advising a major Asian contractor in an arbitration against a UAE governmental entity.
  • Advising a leading auditing firm in a dispute for professional negligence brought before the courts of Egypt and the UAE.
  • Acting as arbitrator in a number of real estate and construction disputes conducted under the DIAC rules.


Nayiri is a member of the New York State Bar and is qualified in Syria and France. Nayiri is a listed arbitrator with DIAC and a domain name panelist with WIPO


Nayiri holds a bachelor of laws from Damascus University (1997), an LLM from McGill Law (2000), and an LLM from Georgetown University Law Centre (2011)


Nayiri is a native speaker of Arabic and Armenian. She is fluent in English and French and has a basic understanding of German.