Firm Profile > Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants > Amman, Jordan
Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants Offices
14 IBN AL-FAREDH STREET
PO BOX 35267
Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants > The Legal 500 Rankings
Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants has a top reputation for corporate work and has long been a mainstay of Jordan's commercial legal market. Khaled Asfour and Jumana Toukan lead the well regarded team which regularly advises on foreign investment, joint ventures, M&A, privatisations, and capital markets work. The firm often works alongside major international legal practices and is regularly used by leading banks, multinationals and private equity houses. The firm has been involved in several significant transactions including a billion dollar take private. Senior partner Sharif Zu’Bi continues to retain an active practice.
Khaled Asfour; Jumana Toukan
Other key lawyers:
Adenium Energy Capital
Airport International Group
Capital Bank of Jordan
General Electric Capital Aviation (GECAS)
Jordan > Dispute resolution Tier 1
Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants has an extremely good track record representing clients in high-value and complex disputes. Domestic litigation and international arbitration are key focus areas for the team, which is led by senior partner Sharif Zu’Bi. Recently the group was involved in several significant construction, banking, tax, and commercial agency claims, and is also experienced in maritime, insurance, regulatory issues, and the enforcement of foreign judgments.
Sharif Ali Zu’bi; Edward Qassisiya
‘In my view dedication is what makes this practice unique. The team consists of very well experienced professionals who thoroughly look into all possible options and follow up on them to deliver what’s best for their clientele. ’
ABB AB and ABB SpA
AES Levant Holding B.V.
PepsiCo (Jordan Ice and Aerated Water Company LLC)
Jordan Phosphate Mines Company PLC
Jordan Bromine Company (Private Free Zones)
Airport International Group
FRV Holding XIV BV
MID General Contracting LLC
Allnex Germany GmbH
Al Zawrae Internation Company LLC
Enka Isaat ve Sanayi AS
Capital City Investment BV
UTE TR PHB
Jordan > Projects and energy Tier 1
Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants has one of the leading projects practices in the market, with good experience in major infrastructure developments, project finance and PPPs. Clients include major contractors, developers, banks and multilateral lenders. Managing partner Khaled Asfour has almost 30 years experience in the field, and is backed by a strong team that includes Jumana Toukan. The practice was boosted by the arrival of senior associate Zade Chalhoub, formerly a lawyer for nine years at Latham & Watkins.
U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (previously OPIC)
International Finance Corporation (IFC)
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC)
Adenium Energy Capital
Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants > Firm Profile
Ali Sharif Zu’bi Advocates & Legal Consultants is the premier law firm of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
We were founded in 1921 by the late Sharif Ali Zu’bi as a boutique firm located in Nazareth, Palestine. Throughout our century-long history, we have built an exceptional track record that is unparalleled across the region. Today, we are recognised as the law firm of choice and the entrusted partner for the most significant and complex matters, in Jordan and the Middle East.
We offer a full range of quality legal services and our highly regarded capabilities extend to virtually all areas of practice, including corporate, commercial, banking, finance, regulatory, litigation, and arbitration matters. We have particular strength in foreign investments, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, government and infrastructure projects, project finance, privatisation, PPPs, as well as enforcements of foreign judgments and arbitral awards.
Exceptional client service is our priority. We are renowned for our comprehensive understanding of our region’s dynamic legal landscape and our clients’ evolving businesses. Our substantial involvement and extensive experience in complex, cross-border matters enable us to render tailored, high-quality service to all our clients. Each client consistently receives our best resources, attention, and service.
We take pride in the exceptional talent and calibre of our attorneys. Our attorneys collaborate across practices and specialities to seamlessly provide superior service to our clients. Our committed and sophisticated partners have earned various accolades for shaping many of the most significant legal matters in Jordan, and continuously pass on their knowledge and expertise to our associates. Our dedication to ongoing legal education and training, supervision, peer review, and quality creates a forward-thinking environment that benefits each of our clients.
We are well positioned to support our clients with matters across the Middle Eastern region. As example, with the establishment of our Iraqi practice in 2003, we have drawn upon our unique contacts and deep understanding of the Middle East region to effectively advise our clients on foreign investments and financing initiatives across a broad range of industries in Iraq.
As we embark on our second century of partnership, we remain committed to our founding values: superior service and unrivalled counsel to our clients.
|Banking and finance||Khaled Asfour|
|Banking and finance||Saleh Abdel Ati|
|Capital markets||Khaled Asfour|
|Construction||Saleh Abdel Ati|
|Corporate and commercial||Saleh Abdel Ati|
|Corporate and commercial||Lubna Hawamdeh|
|Dispute resolution, litigation and arbitration||Sharif Zu'bi|
|Energy and resources||Khaled Asfour|
|Energy and resources||Jumana Toukan|
|Foreign investment||Sharif Zu'bi|
|M&A and joint ventures||Lubna Hawamdeh|
|M&A and joint ventures||Khaled Asfour|
|M&A and joint ventures||Jumana Toukan|
|Privatisation and public-private partnership||Khaled Asfour|
|Privatisation and public-private partnership||Jumana Toukan|
|Project finance||Sharif Zu'bi|
|Project finance||Khaled Asfour|
|Project finance||Jumana Toukan|
|Telecommunications||Saleh Abdel Ati|
|Mr Saleh Abd El-Ati||Partner and Head of Corporate & Commercial Section with expertise in litigation,…||View Profile|
|Mr Khaled Asfour||Managing partner and Head of Projects and Major Transactions Section. Acted as…||View Profile|
|Mrs Lubna Hawamdeh||Partner with expertise in general corporate and commercial counselling, privatisation projects, mergers…||View Profile|
|Miss Jumana Toukan||Partner. Has worked on several financing transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and has…||View Profile|
|Mr Sharif Zu'bi||Senior partner specialised in the practice areas of mergers and acquisitions/joint ventures,…||View Profile|