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Norton Rose Fulbright

48th FLOOR, WEST TOWER, BAHRAIN FINANCIAL HARBOUR, PO BOX 20437, MANAMA, BAHRAIN
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Bahrain

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright’s ‘first-class’ team acts for lenders and borrowers on sukuk and project finance transactions. Recently the office has been acting for The Oil and Gas Holding Company (Nogaholding), the investment arm of Bahrain’s National Oil and Gas Authority (NOGA) on the financing of an LNG terminal project, which is one of the largest projects in the country. Joanne Emerson Taqi is the office head and is well respected for her project finance expertise.

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

Norton Rose Fulbright

Excellent for complex cross-border work’, Norton Rose Fulbright regularly assists foreign investors active in the region. Real estate acquisitions are another key area for the group. Clients include Nogaholding. Joanne Emerson Taqi is the key contact.

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Islamic finance
Islamic finance - ranked: tier 2

Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright’s Islamic finance practice regularly represents regional and domestic banks in Islamic financing transactions. In a highlight, the team acted for Gulf International Bank on its $570m debut murabaha financing for Nogaholding.

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Leading individuals

Joanne Emerson Taqi - Norton Rose Fulbright

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 1

Norton Rose Fulbright

A leader in projects in Bahrain’, Norton Rose Fulbright has been advising NOGA and Nogaholding on the financing, procurement, construction and shipping aspects of an LNG terminal project. The team is also acting on renewable, water and road projects. Joanne Emerson Taqi is highly regarded for her ‘strong project finance expertise’.

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

Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright is providing ongoing advice to developer Naseej BSC on its acquisitions for the Canal View project on Dilmunia Island. On the construction side, the firm has been advising AXA Insurance on the design and construction of a new regional headquarters in Bahrain Bay. Joanne Emerson Taqi is the key figure.

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