Sanaz Javadpour

Sanaz Javadpour

Legal Advisor

Sanaz is a legal advisor in the Iranian trade and investment law in Tehran. She has over 5 years of post-qualification experience in dispute resolution, contract compliance and transaction support. Her expertise also covers foreign business development in the Iranian SEZs and FTZs with special focus on labour law and technology, patent and trademark registration and protection.

Tahmineh Mardani

Tahmineh Mardani

Legal Advisor

Tahmineh is a legal advisor in Iranian contract and corporate law in Tehran. She has over 5 years of post-qualification experience in banking and finance law where she has extensively advised private Iranian banks in their contracts compliance and dispute resolution and has successfully handled many of their litigation cases at the Iranian higher courts. Tahmineh also has experience in FIPPA-protected transactions and acquisition of required licenses and permissions for foreign companies entrance into the Iranian market.

Elham Hassanzadeh

Elham Hassanzadeh

Elham Hassanzadeh leads the oil and gas law practice at Energy Pioneers. She has over 8 years post-qualification experience in legal matters related to the development of oil and gas sector in Iran, with a particular focus on the upstream oil and gas contracts and promotion and protection of foreign investment in Iran.

Dr. Behrooz Akhlaghi

Senior Advisor

Dr. Behrooz Akhlaghi is the Founder and Senior Partner at Akhlaghi and Associates Law Firm in Tehran. He has over 35 years of legal experience in international trade law, corporate law and international commercial transactions. Akhlaghi and Associates Law Firm is frequently ranked as the top law firm in Iran by Legal 500, IFLR 1000 and Chambers & Partners.

Dr. Seyed Hamid Hosseini

Senior Advisor

Dr. S.H Hosseini is the Founder and Chairman of Meraat International Group, an international company founded in 1986, with specialisation in petrochemical and oil products trade. He has over 25 years of managerial experience in Iran's downstream petroleum sector development, with a niche expertise in petrochemical and refinery investment and operation. He is the CEO of Soroosh Oil Refinery in Iran.