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Al Tamimi & Company

DIFC-6TH FLOOR, BUILDING 4 EAST, DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL CENTRE, PO BOX 9725, DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Tel:
Work +971 4 364 1641
Fax:
Fax +971 4 364 1777
Email:
Web:
www.tamimi.com

Mark Brown

Tel:
Work +971 4 364 1641
Email:
Web:
www.tamimi.com
Al Tamimi & Company

Work Department

Banking & Finance

Position

Senior Counsel & Head of Projects Sector

Career

Mark is a Senior Counsel in the Banking and Finance practice in Dubai, and also Head of Al Tamimi's regional Projects sector group.

Mark is a specialist banking and finance lawyer with significant experience advising financial institutions with respect to transactional lending, product development, customer insolvency and legislative change. Mark’s experience also extends to assisting corporate borrowers from a range of industries, debt capital markets transactions and advising on UAE projects.

Languages

English

Member

2006 – Barrister and Solicitor in New Zealand

Education

2004 – Bachelor of Laws, Victoria University of Wellington

2004 – Bachelor of Commerce and Administration, Victoria University of Wellington


United Arab Emirates

Banking and finance

Within: Next Generation Partners

Mark Brown - Al Tamimi & Company

Within: Banking and finance

Al Tamimi & Company has a particular strength in the UAE law elements of deals, lending itself to deals with more challenging security elements. Jody Waugh handles project-related work, and also advised Citibank on the UAE elements of its global sale of its prepaid card business to Wirecard. Mamoon Khan (who is qualified in Pakistan and as an English barrister) assisted Bank Alfalah, the fifth-largest bank in Pakistan, with its entry to the UAE via the creation of a wholesale branch. Khan also advised the State Bank of India on providing Emirates National Oil Company with term loans. Senior associate Mark Brown advised Cityland Real Estate on borrowing $142m to develop a mall in Dubai. Other clients include Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, as well as some Chinese lenders.

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