Hogan Lovells (United Arab Emirates) LLP > Dubai, United Arab Emirates > Firm Profile
Hogan Lovells (United Arab Emirates) LLP Offices
19TH FLOOR, AL FATTAN CURRENCY TOWER
DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL CENTRE, PO BOX 506602
United Arab Emirates
Hogan Lovells (United Arab Emirates) LLP > The Legal 500 RankingsHogan Lovells (United Arab Emirates) LLP has a strong Islamic finance practice, regularly acting for international and regional banks, corporations, and government-related entities. It also has expertise in conventional financing transactions, with sector specialists across a range of industries. Rahail Ali leads the group and has particular expertise in Shariah-compliant financings and project finance transactions. Sohail Barkatali is particularly involved with project financings in the electricity, oil and gas, water, and infrastructure sectors, whilst Ahmet Kalafat is noted for his expertise in Islamic finance mandates across the Middle East.
Other key lawyers:
Sohail Barkatali; Ahmet Kalafat
Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC
MUFG Bank, Ltd.
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank PJSC
Kuwait International Bank K.S.C.P.
Investment Corporation of Dubai
Emirates NBD Capital Limited
Al Rajhi Banking & Investment Corporation
Other key lawyers:
‘The relationship driven approach of the practice and the culture that has been built around this philosophy make the team unique.’
‘A solution-oriented practice. The team always takes a problem-solving approach to legal matters rather than creating legal complexity.’
‘Imtiaz Shah stands out due to his deep understanding of both the commercial and legal aspects of M&A transactions and a thoroughly professional yet relationship driven approach towards his legal practice.’
HRH Prince Alwaleed & Rotana Music
International Finance Corporation
Gulf Investment Corporation
- Advised HRH Prince Alwaleed’s Rotana Music in connection with the Warner Music Group’s agreement to buy a minority stake in the Rotana Music Group.
- Advised the AS Group on its acquisition of DMETCO-Bayti.
- Advised Kook Cloud Kitchen Company on their Series A funding round.
WTE Wassertechnik GmbH
Al Rajhi Bank
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
- Advised ACWA Power on the US$1.2bn Taweelah IWP in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
- Advised Al Rajhi Bank, APICORP, Mizuho Bank, Riyad Bank, Standard Chartered Bank and The Korea Development Bank as senior lenders on the financing of Sudair solar PV IPP in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Hogan Lovells (United Arab Emirates) LLP > Firm Profile
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|Mr Imran Mufti
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|Mr Rustum Shah
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|Mr Imtiaz Shah
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