The World’s 100 Most Powerful Arab Women
Mon 03 Mar 2014 03:25 AM
Faten Al Naqeeb
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Faten Al Naqeeb

Industry: Law

Designation: Lawyer

Country: Kuwait

Al Naqeeb is one of the Gulf’s foremost lawyers. She began her career in the law office of Nabeil Al Naqeeb, before moving to the office of Abdulrahman Al Abdulaaly. In 1995 Al Naqeeb introduced and led the international practice at Al Naqeeb & Partners. The firm has offices in every GCC state, as well as Iraq, Libya, Lebanon, Egypt, the US and the UK. She has counselled several US oil supermajors on their operations in Kuwait, including ExxonMobil. She has a bachelor’s degree in law from Kuwait University and a master’s in international law from Cambridge College, UK.