Mr John Cunha > ASAR - Al Ruwayeh & Partners > Kuwait City, Kuwait > Lawyer Profile

ASAR - Al Ruwayeh & Partners
SALHIYA COMPLEX, GATE 1, 3RD FLOOR
PO BOX 447
SAFAT 13005
Kuwait
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Work Department

Banking & Finance Capital Markets & Securities Competition Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions Private Equity

Position

Partner

Career

John is a banking and finance, capital markets and M&A partner based in Kuwait. He has extensive experience advising on debt capital markets transactions in Kuwait and regularly advises issuers, arrangers and underwriters in relation to a wide range of debt and liability management transactions.

John also has a multi-faceted international banking and finance practice and has acted for both banks and borrowers, on domestic and cross-border deals. Added to this, he advises local and international financial institutions on national regulations, derivatives, repo’s and securities lending and credit support documentation.

Languages

English, Afrikaans, and Portuguese

Memberships

Admitted as a Solicitor (England and Wales), 2007
Admitted as an Attorney (South Africa), 2000

Education

LL.M (Master of Laws – International Trade Law), University of Stellenbosch, 2005-2007
MBA (Master in Business Administration), University of the Free State (in collaboration with De Paul University in Chicago, USA), 1999-2001
B.Proc. (Law) University of the Free State, 1995-1998