Current S.J.D. Candidates

Abdulmajed Alrajhi
S.J.D. Candidate

Abdulmajed Alrajhi, an S.J.D. Candidate at American University Washington College of Law, is completing his dissertation titled, "Female Arbitrators Under Islamic Law." His academic interests and professional background include: International Business Law, International Commercial Arbitration, Islamic Law, Civil Law, and Common Law. Prior to joining the Washington College of Law S.J.D program, Mr. Alrajhi worked as an intern for the Commercial Department of the Board of Grievances of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. During his time as a LL.M. student at Washington College of Law, he founded the Arab Association of American University Washington College of Law.

Degrees & Universities

S.J.D., Candidate, American University Washington College of Law
LL.M., International Legal Studies, Specialization: International Commercial Arbitration & International Business Law, American University Washington College of Law
Higher Diploma, Legal Studies, Institute of Public Administration, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
LL.B., Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University

Areas of Specialization

International Business Law
International Commercial Arbitration
Islamic Law
Civil Law
Common Law


“Joint Stock Company Termination and Its Liquidation Procedure under Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Regulations," (on file with author), June 2009.

Contact Information

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