Experience While doing her LLB, Awatif participated in the Vest Moot on the GCC level representing the Kingdom of Bahrain and came in second place overall. Awatif was involved in a Bahrain-wide competition “Political Speech Writing” in which she came in first place.
Awatif joined NLG in 2017 and was seconded into the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister H.E. Minister Jawad Al Arrayed, where she was involved in reviewing legislation introduced by the Shura Council or Parliament.
Awatif is now an Associate at Newton Legal and focuses on Bahraini civil and commercial litigation, including managing cases, drafting and reviewing pleadings for courts submission. She also provides legal opinion in relation to general Bahraini law requirements such as Employment law, Civil Code, Commercial Law, Civil and Commercial Procedures Law.
Furthermore, Awatif has comprehensive experience in incorporating and restructuring all forms of companies in accordance with the Bahraini Commercial Companies Law.
Awatif has obtained an LLB from the University of Bahrain in 2017 and has been qualified as a Bahraini lawyer.
Education & Qualifications
Languages Arabic and English