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Dr.Buti Al Muhairi

Dr.Buti Al Muhairi

Dr.Buti Al Muhairi

Founder

Education :    


- Bachelor in Law, United Arab Emirates University UAEU. 1982
- Masters in Law, the University of Kent at Canterbury, U.K. 1991
- PhD in Criminal Law, the University of Kent at Canterbury, U.K. 1994
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE :    
- 1983 - 1987 / Public Prosecutor, Federal Public Prosecution Department, Head of Abu-Dhabi Federal Prosecutions Department.
- 1984 – 1986 / Vice President, Jurists Society, UAE
- 1987 – Present / Practicing Lawyer and Barrister in different Level of UAE Courts, Federal and Local Courts, including Federal Supreme Court
- 1994 – Present / Associate Professor of Criminal Law, Criminal Procedures, Criminology and Penology, College of Law, UAE University.
- 1996- 2000 / Vice Dean for Research, College Sharia and Law, UAE University.
- 2006 – Present / Chair, Public Law Department, College of Law, UAE University.
- Certified International Prosecutor.

Local Contributions:


- Vice President and Member, National Crime Prevention Committee, Ministry of Interior.
- Member of the Committee of Reduction in Drugs Abuse Crime, Ministry of Interior.
- Member of the Committee entrusted of Reviewing and Drafting UAE Environmental Law.
- Investment Rules under the National Legislations and International Agreements and their impact on the Economic Development In the United Arab Emirates. 25-27 April 2011. Intercontinental Hotel – Abu Dhabi.
- Symposium on Cyber Crimes under the Federal Law No.2 of 2006 Concerning Prevention of Information Technology Crimes. 24 November 2010, Faculty of Law, UAEU, Alain.
- Symposium on Medical Responsibility According to the New Federal Law No.10 2008. 8-9 December 2009. UAEU, Alain.
- Building and Construction contracts Between Traditional Legal Rules and Developed Legal systems. 19-21 April 2010. Grand Hyatt, Dubai.
- Electronic Transactions “E-commerce and e-governance”. 19-20 May 2009. Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research.
- International Commercial Arbitration “The most Important Alternatives for Commercial Disputes’ Resolution”. 28-30 April 2008. Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research.
- Securities Markets and Bourses Prospects and Challenges. 6-8 March 2007. Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
- Symposium in UAE Human Trafficking Crimes law and International agreements, 12 December 2006, UAEU, Alain.
- Islamic Financial institutions, Current Aspects and Future Prospects. 15-17 May 2005. Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
- Legal and Economic Aspects of GATT Agreements. 9-11 May 2004. Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
- Electronic Banking between Sharia and Law. 10-12 May 2003—Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
- Genetic Engineering between Sharia and Law. 5-7 May 2002. Alain Hilton.
- Protection against Crime in the Globalization Era. 6-8 May 2001. Alain Rotana.
- Law, computer and Internet. 1-3 May 2000. Alain Hilton.
- Towards an Effective Role of Law in Environment Protection. 2-4 May 1999. Alain Hilton.
- Consumer Protection in Sharia and Law. 6-7 December 1998. Alain Hilton.
- Medicine and Law. 3-5 May 1998. Alain Hilton.
- Islamic Mortmain (Waqf). 6-7 December 1997. Alain Intercontinental.
- Symposium on Traffic Law: Study, Analyses and Comparison. May 1996. Ministry of Justice Abu Dhabi, UAE.
- Symposium on Human Rights. 24-25 December 1996. Jurists Society, Sharjah.
- Consumer Protection in Sharia and Law. 6-7 December 1998. Alain Hilton.
- Collective Ijtihad in the Islamic World. 21-23 December 1996. Alain Intercontinental.
- Law of the Sea Institute: 30th Annual Conference. 19-22 May 1996. Alain Intercontinental.
- The Legal Seminar for Judges, Law Enforcement Officials and Drug Control Agencies Abu Dhabi 3-6 October. 1992.
- Symposium on “Intellectual Properties”. 26-27 February 2007. UAE University.
- Symposium on the International Criminal Court and the implementation of Humanitarian Law. 26 April 2004. Dubai Police, Dubai UAE.


Publication:


- Islamisation and Modernization within the UAE Penal Law: Sharia in the Pre-modern Period, Arab Law Quarterly, (vol.10, Part 4, 1995) P. 287-309.
- Islamisation within the UAE Penal Law: Sharia in the Pre-modern Period, Arab Law Quarterly, (vol.11, Part 1, 1996) P. 34-49.
- The Development of the UAE Legal system and Unification with the Judicial system, Arab Law Quarterly, (vol.11, Part 2, 1996) P. 116-160.
- The Position of Sharia within the UAE Constitution and the Federal Supreme Court's Application of the constitution clause concerning Shari'a, Arab Law Quarterly, (vol.11, Part 3,1996) P. 214-244.
- The Islamisation of Laws in the UAE: The Case of the pearl Code, Arab Law Quarterly, (vol.11, Part 4, 1996) P. 350-371.

- The Federal Penal code and the Ain of unification, Arab Law Quarterly, (vol.12, Part 2, 1997) P. 197-210.
- Principle and types of criminal liability of a legal person in the English law and penal law of the United Arab Emirates (Analytical study, comparison), Sharia and Law Journal, Faculty of Law, United Arab Emirates.
- Legal System of the United Arab Emirates in Legal system of the world: A Political, Social and Cultural Encyclopedia, Edited by Herbert M. kriezer, vol.4, P. 1688-1994.
- The Application of Capital Punishment in the UAE Procedural Law, Sharia and Law Journal, College of Sharia and Law, UAE university, (vol. 12,1999).


Workshops and Training Courses:

- “Lawyers Training and Proficiency”. 7-8 October 2009. UAE Institute of Training and Judicial Studies and the French National School for Judges, Sharjah, UAE.
- “Lawyers Training and Proficiency”. 26 May 2009, UAE Institute of Training and Judicial Studies and American Bar Association ABA), Sharjah, UAE.
- “Strategic Planning in Academics”. 10-13 May 2009. UAE University.
- “Legal Education in the Arab World: Current Status and Future Perspectives”.18-19 March 2009. Doha, Qatar. University of Qatar School of Law and the American Bar Association (ABA).
- “Developing Teaching Performance”. 3 March 2009. UAE University.
- “Developing Teaching Performance”. 22 February 2009. UAE University.
- “Developing Teaching Performance”. 4 February 2009. UAE University.
- “Legal Rules Controlling Relationships between UAEU Students and Faculty Members”. 30 March 2009. UAE University.
- “English for Lawyers”.10-14 February 2008. The Bahrain University of Bahrain.


International and National Conferences:

- The International Symposium in Economic Crimes, 4-11 September 2011. Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK.
- The International Symposium in Economic Crimes. 7-14 September 2003. Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK.
- 1998/ Member of the Delegation Committee Representing UAE in the Conference for the Formation of International Criminal Court in Rome, Italy. International Contribution.
- 1999 & 2001/ Representing UAE in the General Meeting of Crime Specialty and Litigation Procedures to the Law Establishing the International Criminal Court, Held in the New York City, USA. International Contribution.
- 2002/ Representative of UAE in the Capacity of Observer in the Meetings of the Member States of International Criminal Court at New York, USA, September.