Adil Shafi > Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota (AC&H) > Dubai, United Arab Emirates > Lawyer Profile

Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota (AC&H)
SAAHA OFFICES, BLOCK C, OFFICE 501A
THE PALACE DOWNTOWN
United Arab Emirates

Work Department

Corporate, Banking & Finance

Position

Partner

Career

Adil has been practising corporate & commercial law for the past 9 years. He has extensive experience in advising public and private companies (including banking companies) on all aspects of corporate and securities law, including: public and private financings of equity and debt, securities law and stock exchange compliance matters, corporate mergers (both financial and non-financial companies), joint venture arrangements, shareholding arrangements, acquisitions and dispositions. He has advised companies within the banking, energy, packaging, pharmaceutical and manufacturing industries, among others, in transactions within such jurisdictions as Pakistan, UAE and various East African countries.

Languages

English, Urdu

Memberships

Attorney and Counsellor at Law, New York State, USA

Advocate of the High Court, Pakistan

Member of the New York State Bar Association

Registered as a Legal Consultant with the Dubai Ruler’s Court

Member of American Bar Association

Education

Bachelor of Laws (Honours), University of Manchester, England

Lawyer Rankings

United Arab Emirates > Banking and finance: Corporate finance (including Islamic lending)

(Firms to watch)

Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota (AC&H)‘s Adil Shafi acts for lenders and borrowers on matters spanning the UAE, Africa and Pakistan.

United Arab Emirates > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota (AC&H) has an active cross-border M&A practice that covers Africa, South-East Asia and the GCC. Managing partner Atiq S. Anjarwalla heads the practice and is a key point of contact for mandates involving Kenyan law. Adil Shafi  is another key name to note.