Dr. Abdullah Barakat

Assistant Professor of Law


Dr. Abdullah Barakat is an assistant professor in the college of law at Al-Yamamah University. He completed his bachelor degree in law from King Saud University (in Saudi Arabia) in 2007. He then achieved his master degree LLM in insurance law from the University of Connecticut (in USA) in 2011. Later, Dr. Barakat achieved his PhD in Islamic insurance law from the Western Sydney University (in Australia) in 2020.

From 2013 to 2016, Dr. Barakat taught insurance courses at Al-Yamamah University. Since 2020, Dr. Barakat has been teaching law courses, particularly courses related to commercial and insurance laws.


  • PhD in Islamic insurance law, Western Sydney University
  • LLM in insurance law, University of Connecticut
  • Bachelor Degree in law, King Saud University