Edi M.O. Faal

Chairman

Edi M.O. Faal is an Attorney and Counsellor of the United States Supreme Court. He was trained in the United States and United Kingdom. After receiving his Doctorate in Jurisprudence, Mr. Faal was licensed to practice law by the Supreme Court of California. He later enrolled at Middle Temple Inn of Court, and was called to the Bar of England and Wales.

Mr. Faal has practiced law in the United States for almost 30 years. He has extensive experience in Business Law, Commercial transactions, civil litigation, and criminal defense. He has represented clients in complex civil and business matters in various federal and state courts, and has handled several high profile civil and criminal cases. Mr. Faal has a specialty in international commercial and dispute resolution. 

Mr. Faal has received several professional awards, including Lawyer of the Year (1994) from John Langston Bar Association; President's Award from Los Angeles Criminal Courts Bar Association; Legal Champions Award from Ohio Bar Association; Recognition Award from Arizona Bar Association. Mr. Faal is included in The Los Angeles Magazine's List of California Super Lawyers.  

Mr. Faal will not be involved in the day to day operations of Prudent Trust, but his extensive experience in transactional matters, as well as his cautionary approach, will be a resource to the Management and Staff of Prudent Trust.