Ais Lidzhanova has joined the Swiss law firm TA Advisory as a Partner and Head of the Dubai office, effective 11 May 2023. Ais has 10+ years of experience acting as counsel in international arbitration proceedings conducted under the rules of major arbitration institutions. She has also represented clients in complex multi-jurisdictional litigation and coordination of large asset recovery projects globally. Prior to joining TA Advisory, Ais was a Legal Director at Gateley Legal (London, UK). Ais actively participates in international arbitration community. She has been recognised by Best Lawyers for her work in International Arbitration, Arbitration and Mediation, and Litigation. Ais is a PhD candidate with an educational background in the U.S. She regularly speaks at global conferences and conducts trainings within her areas of expertise.