Mrs Linda Fitz-Alan joined ADGM Courts as Registrar and Chief Executive in October 2015. Mrs Fitz-Alan is responsible for leading the administration and operations of ADGM Courts, particularly in the delivery of its comprehensive electronic services, as well as playing a key role in the management of the cases and ADGM’s dispute resolution services.
Mrs Fitz-Alan has more than 30 years’ legal experience, previously serving as CEO and Principal Registrar of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, Australia. At the Supreme Court, she was responsible for the successful implementation of the Court’s electronic filing and case management capability, the design, refurbishment and consolidation of the Court’s civil and criminal Registries as well as the development of its human resources and training. Mrs Fitz-Alan has also been a Partner of two Australian law firms and held a senior legal position with a large commercial insurer, located in New York City, USA.