Osma Hudda is an English qualified partner in Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s London office and is a member of the Firm’s Dispute Resolution Group.
Ms. Hudda has broad-based dispute resolution experience including litigation, international arbitration and regulatory investigations.
Ms. Hudda’s litigation experience has involved representing clients in Employment Tribunals, the High Court and Court of Appeal. In arbitration she has represented clients from a wide variety of industries, particularly oil & gas, before arbitral tribunals including the ICC and LCIA. She has also defended companies involved in regulatory investigations in the UK and internationally as well as assisting clients in large scale internal investigations and related compliance issues.
Ms. Hudda has been named in The Lawyer’s Hot 100 2016 list featuring “the best lawyers in the business – the cream of the crop from in-house, private practice and the Bar.” She is also recognised in the 2016 Legal Week Rising Stars in Litigation list, which profiles the up-and-coming litigation stars at UK top 50 and top international firms in London. Ms. Hudda is recognised in the Legal 500 UK 2022 for International Arbitration and Commercial Litigation, in which clients note “Osma Hudda has both the intellectual clout to have a clear view of how the complex legal and factual issues feed into the litigation strategy, and the strong leadership and interpersonal skills needed to motivate the legal team and work closely with counsel, the client and witnesses in order to deliver that strategy – all with a keen eye on the client’s commercial interests as well.” Ms. Hudda is also recognised in the Legal 500 UK 2021, which has previously remarked that Osma Hudda is “a very skilled, focused, organised lawyer, with a strong eye for both the big picture and detail.” She is also ranked for International Arbitration and Litigation in the Lawdragon 500 Global Litigation Lawyers guide 2021.
She was admitted as a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales in 2004.
BPP Law School - 2002 Legal Practice Course
City University London - 2001 Postgrad Diploma in Law
University of Oxford - 2000 Bachelor of Arts
England & Wales - Solicitor