Department of Private Law

Department of Private Law provides educational and research services at Bachelors, Masters, and PhD levels. The degree programmes offered in the department are provided below.

To date, there are 20 full-time faculty members teaching and researching in the Department. The faculty members are offering the latest advances in the areas of law, property law, oil and gas contracts, and economic law, among others.


Degree Programmes

Below, the programmes offered in Department of Private Law are introduced and specified.

Bachelors Degree Programmes

  • Law: The Bachelors degree programme in Law in Allameh Tabataba'i University lasts for 4 years and students attend classes for a maximum of 16 weeks. Students admitted in the Bachelors of Law in ATU are among the highly-talented, A-level students in the country.

Masters Degree Programmes

  • Private Law: The Masters degree programme in Private Law is offered in Allameh Tabataba'i University for a period of 2 years, 4 semesters. Masters students have to pass 32 credits and defend a Masters thesis to graduate. The Masters degree Programmes in Private Law are listed bedow:
  • Intellectual Property Law;
  • Private Law;
  • Oil and Gas Law;
  • Economic Law;
  • International Trade Law.

PhD Degree Programmes

  • Private Law: The PhD degree programme in Private Law is offered in Allameh Tabataba'i University for a period of 4 years, 8 semesters. PhD students have to pass 18 taught credits and defend a PhD dissertation of 18 full credits to graduate.The PhD's degree Programmes in Private Law are listed below:
  • Private Law;
  • Oil and Gas Contracts.

Department Head

Dr Abbas Toosi Dr Abbas Toosi
PhD in Private Law from Shahid Beheshti University, Iran
Faculty Member
Email Address: toosi@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4473 7524
Research Interests: Economic analysis of law, Philosophy of law, Contract law.

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Faculty Members

To date, 20 full-time faculty members are employed and collaborating with the Department in providing educational and research services to the students and researchers. The faculty members of the Department are briefly introduced below. The names are sorted alphabetically.
For more detailed information about the faculty members, you can refer to ATU's SIMAP Portal.


Dr Faysal Ameri Dr Faysal Ameri
PhD in International Economic Law from Victoria University of Manchester, England (1994).
Faculty Member
Email Address: ameri@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2480
Research Interests: International economic law, Oil and gas law, Competition law, Industrial property law.
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Dr Ali Ansari Dr Ali Ansari
PhD in Private Law from Shahid Beheshti University, Iran (2005).
Faculty Member
Email Address: ---
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2432
Research Interests: Commercial arbitration, Contracts, Covenants;

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Dr Iraj Babaei Dr Iraj Babaei
PhD in Private Law from University of Sorbonne, France
Faculty Member
Email Address: irajbabaei@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2476
Research Interests: Economic law, Tort law, Law of contracts, Insurance law;

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Dr Majid Banaei Oskoei Dr Majid Banaei Oskoei
PhD
Faculty Member
Email Address: banaeioskoei@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2431
Research Interests:---

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Dr Gholamnabi Fayzi Chakab Dr Gholam Nabi Fayzi Chakab
PhD in Law from University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France
Faculty Member
Email Address: gholamnabifayzi@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2437
Research Interests: International commercial law, Maritime transport of goods law, Banks law, E-commerce law.
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Dr Mohammahmahdi Hajian Dr Mohammah Mahdi Hajian
PhD in Private Law from Tarbiat Modares University, Iran
Faculty Member
Email Address: hajian@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2374
Research Interests: Oil and gas law, Law of contracts, ّFinancial law.

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Dr Kheirollah Hormozi Dr Kheirollah Hormozi
PhD in Private Law from University of Tehran, Iran
Faculty Member
Email Address: hormozi@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2467
Research Interests: Private law, Land law, Civil procedure.

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Dr Javad Kashani Dr Javad Kashani
PhD in International Law from Allameh Tabataba'i University, Iran (2008).
Faculty Member
Email Address: kashani@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2360
Research Interests: Law of civil procedure, Law of arbitration, International law on natural resources.
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Dr Abbas Kazemi-Najafabadi Dr Abbas Kazemi Najafabadi
PhD in Private Law from Shahid Beheshti University, Iran.
Faculty Member
Email Address: kazeminajafabadi@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2424
Research Interests: Oil and gas law, Private law, Law of contracts, Jurisprudence.
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Dr Mohammad Hadi Mirshamsi Dr Mohammad Hadi Mirshamsi
PhD in Private Law from University of Tehran, Iran (2008).
Faculty Member
Email Address: mh_mirshamsi@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2426
Research Interests: Intellectual property law, Law of technologies, Commercial advertisement law.
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Dr Ali Moghaddam Abrishami Dr Ali Moghaddam Abrishami
PhD in International Commercial Law from Queen Mary University of London, UK (2007).
Faculty Member
Email Address: a.abrishami@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2449
Research Interests: International commercial law, International arbitration, Foreign investment law, International contracts.
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Dr Ashkan Naeimi Dr Ashkan Naeimi
PhD in Jurisprudence and Principles of Law, University of Tehran, Iran (2012).
Faculty Member
Email Address: ashkan.naeimi@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 3709
Research Interests: Jurisprudence, Principles of jurisprudence, Family law.

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Dr Hamid Reza Oloumi Yazdi Dr Hamid Reza Oloumi Yazdi
PhD in Law from Exeter University, UK
Faculty Member
Email Address: oloumi@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 48392379
Research Interests: Law of contracts, International commercial law, International commercial and investment arbitration, Settlement of disputes, Foreign investment law, CIGS.
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Dr Farhad Parvin Dr Farhad Parvin
PhD in Law from University of Paris xi, France (1995).
Faculty Member
Email Address: f_parvin@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2447
Research Interests: Private law, International private law, Human rights law, Constitutional law.
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Dr Mohammad Reza Pasban Dr Mohammad Reza Pasban
PhD in Law of Companies from University of Sheffield, UK (1996).
Faculty Member
Email Address: mpasban@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 48392475
Research Interests: Law of companies, Stock exchange law, National identity, Iran's civilization.
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Dr Habibollah Rahimi Dr Habibollah Rahimi
PhD in Private Law from University of Tehran, Iran (2001).
Faculty Member
Email Address: rahimi@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2364
Research Interests: Law of obligations, including Contract law and Tort law; Islamic law, including Islamic law texts, General principles of Islamic law and Legal reasoning of Islamic law; Biotechnology and new technology law.
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Dr Ali Taghizadeh Dr Ali Taghizadeh
PhD in Private Law from University of Toulouse 1, France (1999).
Faculty Member
Email Address: taghizadeh@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2435
Research Interests: Family law, Law of contracts, Inheritance and testament law, Civil law.
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Dr Reza Valavioun Dr Reza Valavioun
PhD in Private Law from University of Tehran, Iran
Faculty Member
Email Address: valavion@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2381
Research Interests: Islamic law and jurisprudence, Private law.

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Dr Mehdi Zahedi Dr Mehdi Zahedi
PhD in Technology Transfer Law from University of Delhi, India (1996).
Faculty Member
Email Address: m_zahedi@atu.ac.ir
Contact No.:+9821 4839 2433
Research Interests: Intellectual property, Technology transfer, Conflict of laws, Research methods.
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