DFSA Chairman Welcomes Appointment of Chief Justices to DIFC Court

Dr Habib Al Mulla, Chairman of the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), today welcomed the appointment of a Chief Justice and a judge to the DIFC Court.

Commenting on the appointment of Sir Anthony Evans, as Chief Justice of the DIFC Court, and Michael Hwang, as Deputy Chief Justice of the DIFC Court, Dr Al Mulla said:

“In addition to the unique and independent regulatory and legal structure, the DIFC is a unique financial centre that has an independent and highly sophisticated Court system which can deal with the sophisticated transactions that will take place in the DIFC; a Court system that provides certainty and comfort to all DIFC participants. These appointments complete the structure of the DIFC which now has an independent regulatory authority and Court system.”