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AL-NAKHEEL CENTER, 3RD FLOOR, MEDINA ROAD, PALESTINE CIRCLE, PO BOX 2256, JEDDAH 21451, SAUDI ARABIA
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Work +966 12 665 4353
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Fax +966 12 669 2996
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www.mahassni.com.sa
Jeddah, Riyadh

Saudi Arabia

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP is instructed by lenders and borrowers and has broad experience of conventional and Islamic project finance, trade finance, financial restructuring and financial regulatory compliance. Legal adviser Rahul Goswami heads the practice and acted as Saudi Arabian counsel to Atrafin in relation to the closing of two US Ex-Im Bank-guaranteed equipment finance loans provided to EPC contractor Hidada. The team also assisted Saudi Binladin Group with the restructuring of SAR1bn shari’ah-compliant multi-option banking facilities provided in connection with the construction of the Capital Market Authority Tower in Riyadh. Marwan Shaheen retired in November 2017.

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP is jointly led by legal adviser Rahul Goswami and counsel Husum El Khatib, who have experience advising international financial institutions on the Saudi regulatory aspects of establishing Saudi investment and trading activities. Further, the team has advised on conventional and Islamic debt issuances and has acted for public companies and corporates contemplating IPOs.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP¬†has ‚Äėin-depth knowledge of the nuanced complexities of Saudi law and its legal system, and also clearly understands its clients' business and legal needs‚Äô.¬†The department is jointly led by legal advisor Abdul Moeen Arnous and counsel Husum El Khatib, who have particular experience of M&A, corporate restructuring and commercial agreements. Moeen Arnous is assisting Saudi Total Petroleum Products Company with its corporate restructuring, and El Khatib advised Saudi Arabian Fertilizer Company on an asset transaction with another of its parent company's subsidiaries.¬†Also recommended is¬†Faisal A. Linjawy, who is advising Universal Motors Agency on its corporate restructuring.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP handles IP litigation, banking disputes, commercial contract claims and project development disputes, including international arbitration. Legal advisers Rahul Goswami and Yousef Al Husiki¬†jointly head the ‚Äėtransparent and reliable‚Äô¬†practice group, which is noted for its ability to perform in ‚Äėa very challenging and fast-paced business environment‚Äô. Goswami and Al Husiki are representing Skechers USA in¬†multiple trade mark infringement claims. Hassan Mahassni is also recommended.

Leading individuals

Hassan Mahassni - Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 2

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP is active in the energy and power production sector, and has particular expertise in the renewables industry where it advises on wind, solar and water projects. The team is jointly headed by legal advisers Rahul Goswami and Emad Zahrani, who are acting for EPC contractor SEPCO III Electric Power Construction Corporation Saudi Branch in relation to a power generation plant and desalination facility, which will service the city of Medina. The team is also advising ACWA Power and its EPC contractor, Mahindra Susten, on the establishment of a $300m solar power project.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 2

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP

Law Firm of Hassan Mahassni In association with Dechert LLP has particular expertise in real estate development and development finance, where it advises primarily family investors on occupational issues in addition to development and investment matters. Key figures include legal adviser Emad Zahrani and Hassan Mahassni.

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