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16TH FLOOR, GBCORP TOWER, BLDG #1411, ROAD 4626, BLOCK 346, BAHRAIN FINANCIAL HARBOUR DISTRICT, PO BOX 2397, MANAMA, BAHRAIN
Tel:
Work +973 17 538 600
Fax:
Fax +973 17 532 342
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Web:
www.zubipartners.com
Dubai, Manama, Seef

Bahrain

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

Qays H Zu’bi leads the ‘very strong’ team at Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants, which regularly works alongside leading international law firms on high-value financings. The firm frequently advises government entities and leading banking groups; recent highlights include advising the Ministry of Finance on a $1bn bond issuance.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

The ‘very responsive’ corporate team at Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants is noted for its ‘strong knowledge of corporate issues from a Bahraini perspective’ and provides ‘good advice’ on financing and equity investments. Managing partner Qays H Zu’bi oversees the practice, which recently acted as Bahraini counsel to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development on the $50m acquisition of equity stakes in MSPharma’s Bahrain entities.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

One of the top practices in Bahrain’, Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants is highly regarded for its ‘business acumen and industry knowledge’ and for its longstanding track record in representing major domestic banks. Qays H Zu’bi leads the team, which provides the full range of litigation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution services to corporate and private clients at all levels of the Bahrain courts, as well as before the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution and the GCC Commercial Arbitration Centre. Hatim Zu’bi is also active in this area.

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Islamic finance
Islamic finance - ranked: tier 2

Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

Qays H Zu’bi leads the team at Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants, which has recently been invovled in a range of Islamic finance transactions; in one highlight, Naveen Thakur and senior associate Hamza Saleem acted as Bahrain counsel to Al Baraka Banking Group on a $400m Tier 1 shari’ah-compliant capital certificates transaction. Other clients have included Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company, Citi Islamic Investment Bank, and the European Islamic Investment Bank.

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Legal market overview
Leading individuals

Hugh Stokes - Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

Qays H Zu’bi - Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

Next generation lawyers

Hatim Zu’bi - Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

Naveen Thakur - Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 2

Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants is highly regarded for its ability to provide local law advice on oil and gas and water projects. Qays H Zu’bi heads the practice, which counts Bahrain LNG, Energy City Qatar, ACWA Power, and The Oil and Gas Holding Company as clients.

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

Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants is particularly strong on the contentious side, with expertise in construction matters and real estate disputes. The highly regarded Qays H Zu’bi heads the practice, which recently represented a number of private real estate investors in civil and criminal proceedings. The firm is also advising commercial clients on property leasing matters. Clients include United Tower Real Estate Development, Seef Properties, and Diyar Al Muharraq.

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