I advise financial institutions and corporate borrowers on a full range of legal matters including acquisition finance; asset finance; asset based lending; seed investor and venture capital funding; corporate lending; investment funds; Islamic finance; project finance and real estate finance.

Recent Matters

Qatar Airways: Acting as local counsel to lenders on financing and delivery of 40-plus aircraft leased to Qatar Airways.

Confidential: Assisting a team that acted as issuers counsel for a $500 million bond issue for a financial institution.

Confidential: Assisting a team that acted as counsel for the lead managers on a $ 3.5 billion bond issue for a real estate developer.

Masraf Al Rayan: Advising on establishing an Islamic equity fund and the acquisition of Islamic Bank of Britain (IBB).

Commercial Bank of Qatar: Advising on construction financing for The Pearl, Qatar.

Qatar Islamic Bank: Advising the regional Islamic bank on Ijara financing for The Pearl, Qatar.

Confidential: Assisting an international fund manager in establishing an Islamic property fund.

Standard Chartered Bank: Advising on wholesale banking, SME banking and CRM documentation.

Royal Bank of Scotland: Advising RBS on lease financing of construction equipment.