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Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi in association with Latham & Watkins LLP

7TH FLOOR, TOWER 1, AL-TATWEER TOWERS, KING FAHAD HIGHWAY, PO BOX 17411, RIYADH 11484, SAUDI ARABIA
Tel:
Work +966 1 207 2500
Fax:
Fax +966 1 207 2577
Web:
www.lw.com

Amar N Meher

Tel:
Work +966 11 207 2516
Email:
Web:
www.lw.com/people/amar-meher
Latham & Watkins LLP

Work Department

Counsel, Money Laundering Reporting Officer  (AML) - SAU

Position

Amar Meher is counsel in the Riyadh office of Latham & Watkins where he is a member of the Finance Department. Mr. Meher's experience includes advising Middle East regional and international clients on conventional and Islamic finance, debt restructurings, debt capital markets and Shariah-compliant structured products, most notably Shari'ah-compliant investment funds. He has worked on numerous high profile Islamic finances across various product areas ranging from the bank market to capital markets.

Mr. Meher was recently named a Leading Lawyer by Islamic Finance news in 11 categories, including Asset Fund Management, Corporate and Commercial, Insolvency and Restructuring and Private Equity. He is also ranked as one of the world's outstanding practitioners for Islamic Finance and Investment Funds in Legal Media Group's Expert Guides 2012 to 2016. In addition, Mr. Meher is named The International Who's Who of Capital Markets Lawyers and Islamic Finance Lawyers 2013.


Saudi Arabia

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi in association with Latham & Watkins LLP acts for domestic and international banks and investment funds in relation to major project finance deals, refinance and restructuring mandates, and general lending mandates. The team also acts alongside colleagues in London and Dubai, with whom it is advising the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on a $16bn sovereign term loan facility with a litany of US, European, Japanese and Chinese lenders for the purpose of refinancing its $10bn international syndicated loan. Practice head Salman Al-Sudairi and counsel Amar N Meher are key contacts in the Riyadh office.

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