Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary,
ABS Group of Companies, Inc.
Karim Shehadeh is Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of ABS Group of Companies, Inc. (ABS Group). Previously, Karim served as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), the parent organization of ABS Group. From 2001 to 2012, he worked in private practice in Washington, D.C., and in Houston as a transactional lawyer for clients engaged primarily in the maritime, oil and gas and software industries. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Ithaca College and his law degree from American University, Washington College of Law. Karim is licensed to practice law in New York, Texas and the District of Columbia.