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Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Ijaz Ahmed & Associates

The team at Ijaz Ahmed & Associates enjoys a steady flow of instructions from international law firms and has been busy advising on some major banking and finance mandates. It advised the Water and Power Development Authority on a large financing package that was provided by a syndicate of financial institutions – the package is to be used to construct and develop the Dasu hydropower project. Other important clients include Barclays Bank, Pakistan Kuwait Investment Company and National Bank of Pakistan. Ijaz Ahmed and Altaf Qureshi  are well-regarded.

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 2

Ijaz Ahmed & Associates

In a matter that received considerable press coverage, Ijaz Ahmed & Associates advised the Pakistan Stock Exchange on the first-ever public offering of its shares. In another key mandate, the firm's capital market's team advised the Central Depository Company on its new licensing regime. Ijaz Ahmed and Altaf Qureshi are the main contacts.

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Ijaz Ahmed & Associates

The team at Ijaz Ahmed & Associates acts for a host of impressive clients, including Bank Alfalah, Pakistan Telecommunication Company and Hum Networks. Lahore-based senior partner Ijaz Ahmed is recommended for corporate instructions.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 2

Ijaz Ahmed & Associates

Ijaz Ahmed & Associates has been busy on several matters of late, including advising a large Pakistani business group on raising investment for its coal-fired power indigenous coal power plant. The team often handles matters relating to oil, gas and mineral exploration, as well as electricity and power generation matters. National Electric Power Regulatory Authority and Nestle Pakistan are clients of the firm. Ijaz Ahmed and Altaf Qureshi are the key contacts.

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