Mr Khaled Asfour > Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants > Amman, Jordan > Lawyer Profile
Ali Sharif Zu'bi Advocates & Legal Consultants Offices
14 IBN AL-FAREDH STREET
PO BOX 35267
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Mr Khaled Asfour
Managing partner and Head of Projects and Major Transactions Section. Acted as lead lawyer on a variety of privatisation, acquisition, project finance, joint venture and financing transactions.
Trained Ibrahim Bakr Law Office and Ali Sharif Zu’bi Law Office; qualified 1994; partner Ali Sharif Zu’bi Law Office 1992; managing partner Ali Sharif Zu’bi 2005; served on the drafting committees of the Jordanian Securities Law and the Companies Law.
Arabic and English.
Jordan Bar Association; International Bar Association; State Bar of Minnesota, USA.
University of Wisconsin, USA (1986 BBA, 1988 MBA); University of Minnesota, USA (1991, JD).
Lawyer Rankings(Leading individuals)
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.
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.
- Commercial, corporate and M&A - Jordan
- Hall of Fame - Jordan > Projects and energy
- Leading individuals - Jordan > Commercial, corporate and M&A
- Leading individuals - Jordan > Projects and energy
- Projects and energy - Jordan