Our Staff – Rauf Khalilov

Rauf Khalilov LLB (Hons), LLM, BVC

Position: CEO & Founder
Tel: 020 3876 7643
Mob: 07932 999608
Fax: 020 3876 7804
Email: rauf.khalilov@mergullaw.co.uk

Rauf Khalilov is the CEO and founder of Mergul Law. He is a solicitor advocate specialising in commercial dispute resolution. He advises high-net-worth private individuals and corporations, state entities and charities.

Mr Khalilov has years of experience dealing with high-value commercial disputes, acting for clients from around the world, including the Russian Embassy in London, Azerbaijani airlines and investors in Macedonia. He has a thriving international commercial-arbitration practice and has previously advised oil companies, automobile corporations and investors in multi-million-pound claims.

Mr Khalilov speaks eight languages, including Russian, Azeri and Farsi, in which he is fluent. He is the receipient of the prestigious Harmsworth Scholarship from Middle Temple.


April – May 2008 Arbitration Course, BPP Law School
2007 – 2008 Bar Vocational Course, BPP Law School (Harmsworth Scholar)
2006 – 2007 LL.M. (Commercial & Corporate), UCL
2003 – 2006 LL.B. (Hons), London Metropolitan University (Upper Second-Class Honours)