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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
Email:
Web:
www.zubipartners.com
Dubai, Manama, Seef

E Hugh Stokes

Tel:
Work +973 17 538 600
Email:
Zu'bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants

Work Department

Corporate / Commercial

Position

Partner, Corporate / Commercial. Principal practice areas: Banking; Merger & Acquisition; Derivatives, Stock Options; Sukuk Issues; Project Development and Project Finance; Arbitration; IPOs.

Career

Hugh Stokes has practised law in the Gulf for many years and advises on all types of commercial matters, including company formations, reconstruction and liquidation, and corporate finance and investments. He has written a number of articles on doing business in Bahrain. He was formerly a member of the Bar of Her Majesty’s Court for the Persian Gulf, prior to retrocession.

Languages

English, French.

Member

Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales; Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Honorary Legal Adviser to H.E. The British Ambassador.

Education

M.A. (Oxford University, UK).


Bahrain

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Zu’bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants regularly works with international law firms on high-value financings. Recent transactions include advising a consortium of lenders, including HSBC, Citibank and National Bank of Abu Dhabi, on a $250m facility to Gulf International Bank. Qays H Zu’bi and Hugh Stokes are the key names.

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