Full Name
Shalagh Massingham
Job Title
Eversheds Sutherland
Speaker Bio
Shalagh is a partner in Eversheds Sutherland’ litigation and dispute management team, she is also the Global Co-Chair of the firms Gender Network Committee and the regional Diversity & Inclusion Champion for the Middle East. She has worked with the firm since 2005 and during her career, has worked for three Eversheds Sutherland offices including Newcastle Upon Tyne, Doha and Dubai.

Shalagh advises on English law, Qatari law and UAE law and has a deep understanding of the laws and culture in the region. Her practice centres around international construction disputes (arbitration and litigation) and in particular ICC, DIFC-LCIA, DIAC and LMAA. She also advises on commercial disputes, contract interpretation and dispute management/avoidance across the Middle East. Shalagh has extensive experience of local court related matters and works “hand in hand” with local counsel in providing seamless client service to clients regardless of location, which includes working on QFC and DIFC court matters as well as advising on local court proceedings at all levels (Court of First Instance, Court of Appeal, Court of Cassation and Enforcement proceedings).
Shalagh Massingham