Before joining the Brussels bar, Jihane Farah worked as a coordinator of several projects with strong links to law, finance and education on behalf of the European Commission. This function with many responsibilities gave her the chance to gain experience in negotiating big deals, building external relations and creating a problem solving-mentality.
During her education, Jihane was appointed by the university as a tutor of several first-year law students to whom she gave extra support in the subject matters. She also committed herself as a student’s representative during her Bachelor studies.
In 2017, Advocatennet rewarded her with the Prize of the Public for her pleading session. She also was the 3rd place winner of the Interuniversity Moot Court organized by a renowned international law firm.
Her keen interest goes to Company Law, Contract Law, Banking & Finance, Restructuring & Insolvency and Litigation.
Jihane is fluent in Dutch, English, French and Arabic.The academic qualifications: Master of Laws, Cum Laude, Catholic University of Leuven (KUL).