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1ST FLOOR DIME CENTRE, BC-4 BLOCK 9 KEHKASHAN, CLIFTON, KARACHI 75600, PAKISTAN
Tel:
Work +92 21 111 682 529
Fax:
Fax +92 21 35 870 240
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Web:
www.mtclaw.com.pk

Irfan Tayebaly

Tel:
Work +9221 111682529
Email:
Mohsin Tayebaly & Co

Work Department

Corporate Department.

Position

Senior Partner - Banking and Finance, Islamic Finance, Corproate Advisory, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity, Capital Markets, Energy and Natural Resources, Investment Funds, Projects and Infrastructure.

Career

Mohsin Tayebaly & Co. - 1981 to date, Senior Partner responsible for overall practice of the firm and specifically responsible for all non-litigation related matters.

Languages

Engligh, Urdu.

Member

Sindh Bar Counsel, Karachi Bar Association, Sindh High Court Bar Association.

Education

B.Com (University of Karachi), B.B.A. (Hons.) (Institute of Business Administration, Karachi), L.L.B. ( SM Law College, Karachi), M.B.A (Institute of Business Administration, Karachi).

Leisure

Travelling.


Pakistan

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Mohsin Tayebaly & Co has an ‘accessible and approachable’ team that ‘provides invaluable assistance throughout a transaction’ and is praised for its ‘understanding of the Pakistani markets and the needs of lenders in particular’. The group is well known for its work on syndicated financing, Islamic financing, redeemable capital issuances and on restructurings. Irfan Tayebaly  ‘adopts a solution-orientated approach’ and Vaseeq Khalid comes ‘highly recommended’ by clients. Recent highlights include the team's engagement by a consortium of banks in connection with a sukuk issue of PKR7bn – the financing is to be used for various large-scale developments. Significant clients include the Bank of Punjab, Summit Bank and MCB Bank in addition to the National Bank of Pakistan.

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Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

Mohsin Tayebaly & Co remains a ‘prime choice for corporate finance transactions’. In a recent highlight, the team acted as the lead transaction counsel to a bank in respect of a Tier 11 privately placed, subordinated and secured term finance certificate. Irfan Tayebaly is ‘very experienced’; Vaseeq Khalid  is ‘brilliant for capital market transactions’; Mehreen Manto is a ‘good all-round lawyer’.

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Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Mohsin Tayebaly & Co is a ‘great firm that stands out from the others due to its turnaround time, quality of work and competitive rates’. The team has a particular focus on mergers/demergers, acquisitions, IPO and private equity work. Key clients include TPL Trakker, Byco Petroleum Pakistan, as well as Askari Bank. Irfan Tayebaly heads the group which includes Vaseeq Khalid, who is ‘widely known as a problem solver’ and is praised for his ‘great eye for detail’. Senior associate Mikael Rahim is described as a ‘very promising resource'. 'He is our go-to person when it comes to queries under the Companies Act,’ says one client.

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Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

Mohsin Tayebaly & Co acts for several major clients on large project financing deals in Pakistan. The team has a strong reputation in the power sector with a particular focus on renewable energy projects. Clients include the Government of Pakistan, China Development Bank, as well as Habib Bank. Irfan Tayebaly and Vaseeq Khalid are well regarded in the field.

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