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King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

KINGDOM CENTRE 20TH FLOOR, KING FAHAD ROAD, PO BOX 14702, RIYADH 11434, SAUDI ARABIA
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Work +966 1 466 9400
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Fax +966 1 211 0033
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www.kslaw.com

Saudi Arabia

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

Zaid Al-Farisi leads the team at King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar, with strong support from Jawad Ali. The firm is best known for its funds practice and regularly acts for major banking clients, regional corporates and private equity firms; recent highlights include advising Jeddah Economic Company and Alinma Investment Company on a $960m financing project for the development of Jeddah Economic City.

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 1

King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar is active in conventional and shari’ah-compliant finance deals, and recently advised Riyad Capital on the first REIT in Saudi Arabia, valued at SAR500m, to be approved by the Capital Market Authority and listed on the Tadawul. Rizwan Kanji is the name to note.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

Best known for its funds practice, King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammarprovides an extremely high level of service’ and ‘second-to-none industry knowledge’. Nabil Issa and Jawad Ali lead the team, which recently advised Bahri on its joint venture with Arab Petroleum Investment Corporation and the set-up of a $1.5bn fund to acquire up to 15 crude carriers.

Leading Individuals

Nabil Issa - King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

Next generation lawyers

Osama Audi - King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 1

King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

The team at King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar is active across a range of PPPs in the Kingdom, with practice heads Leroy Levy and Tim Burbury providing expertise in energy and utilities-related PPP projects. Highlights included advising Tatweer Buildings Company on the first education PPP project in Saudi Arabia, valued at $12bn.

Leading individuals

Leroy Levy - King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

Tim Burbury - King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

Next generation lawyers

Usman Ahmad - King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

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

King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar

Stephen Kelly leads the ‘very good’ team at King & Spalding in affiliation with the Law Office of Mohammad Al-Ammar, which has expertise in energy and utilities-related construction matters, mega mixed-used real estate projects, and social infrastructure PPPs. Hospitality specialist Moustafa Said is advising Jabal Omar Development Company on Alinma Bank’s landmark $1.6bn purchase of three hotels and a retail property in Mecca.

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