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Norton Rose Fulbright

48th FLOOR, WEST TOWER, BAHRAIN FINANCIAL HARBOUR, PO BOX 20437, MANAMA, BAHRAIN
Tel:
Work +973 16 500 200
Email:
Web:
www.nortonrosefulbright.com

Joanne Emerson Taqi

Tel:
Work +973 16 500 214
Email:
Norton Rose Fulbright

Work Department

Banking

Position

Partner

Career

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Bahrain

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

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

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

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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Legal market overview

Within: Leading individuals

Joanne Emerson Taqi - Norton Rose Fulbright

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Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

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

Within: Real estate and construction

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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