Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Rauf Khalilov is the CEO and founder of Mergul Law. He is a solicitor advocate specialising in dispute resolution and arbitration. He advises high-net-worth private individuals and corporations, state entities and charities.
Rauf 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. He has a thriving international commercial-arbitration practice, previously advising oil companies, automobile corporations and investors in multi-million-pound claims.
Rauf 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.