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14 IBN AL-FAREDH STREET, PO BOX 35267, AMMAN 11180, JORDAN
Tel:
Work +962 79 841 5555
Fax:
Fax +962 6 463 4277
Email:
Web:
http://www.zubilaw.com

Khaled Asfour

Tel:
Work +962 79 841 5555
Email:
Web:
www.zubilaw.com
Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants

Work Department

Projects Section.

Position

Managing partner and Head of Projects and Major Transactions Section. Acted as lead lawyer on a variety of privatisation, acquisition, project finance, joint venture and financing transactions.

Career

Trained Ibrahim Bakr Law Office and Ali Sharif Zu'bi Law Office; qualified 1994; partner Ali Sharif Zu'bi Law Office 1992; managing partner Ali Sharif Zu'bi 2005; served on the drafting committees of the Jordanian Securities Law and the Companies Law.

Languages

Arabic and English.

Member

Jordan Bar Association; International Bar Association; State Bar of Minnesota, USA.

Education

University of Wisconsin, USA (1986 BBA, 1988 MBA); University of Minnesota, USA (1991, JD).


Jordan

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Khaled Asfour - Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants is one of the oldest firms in the market and has an excellent pedigree for cutting-edge corporate work and day-to-day commercial matters. The team fields a selection of highly experienced corporate lawyers, including senior partner Sharif Zu’Bi, managing partner Khaled Asfour, and corporate head Saleh Abd El-Ati. The firm has been involved in several major transactions in the transport and infrastructure sectors. Recently it advised the Chinese company, SDIC, on its acquisition of a stake in a locally-listed mining company. The group also advised First Abu-Dhabi Bank on the sale of a banking business. Other clients include Hikma Pharmaceuticals, JP Morgan, Citibank, and Suez.

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Projects and energy

Within: Leading individuals

Khaled Asfour - Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants

Within: Projects and energy

Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants has an excellent track record for advising sponsors, developers and lenders on a wide range of major energy and infrastructure projects. The firm has been heavily involved in the renewables sector and advised Amea Solar, the sponsors, on the development and financing of a photovoltaic power project. The team also assisted the IFC and Islamic Development Bank with the financing of the Xenel wind power project. Khaled Asfour heads the highly rated team, which also includes experienced partner Jumana Toukan. Other clients include Adenium Energy Capital, Mitsui, Suez, and Capital Bank of Jordan.

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