Firm Profile > Ijaz Ahmed & Associates > Karachi, Pakistan

Ijaz Ahmed & Associates
NO.7, 11TH ZAMZAMA STREET
PHASE 5, DEFENCE HOUSING AUTHORITY
KARACHI
Pakistan

Banking and finance Tier 1

Ijaz Ahmed & Associates continues to be actively involved in significant banking and finance mandates and enjoys a regular flow of instructions from international law firms. It has a solid reputation for its work on a diverse range of regulatory and legislative issues and is recommended for its experience in contentious capital markets matters. The team also covers syndicated loans and debt restructurings, as well as real estate finance and microfinance. Ijaz Ahmed and Altaf Qureshi are the names to note.

Testimonials

The team’s knowledge of the law and its professionalism, integrity and responsibility are excellent’

‘Ijaz Ahmed’s integrity, knowledge of law and sense of responsibility are outstanding’

Key clients

Allied Bank Limited

Bank Alfalah Limited

Barclays Bank plc

National Bank of Pakistan

Standard Chartered Bank (Pakistan) Limited

Pakistan Kuwait Investment Company (Pvt.) Limited

Pakistan Mercantile Exchange

Asian Development Bank

Pakistan Stock Exchange

PwC A.F. Ferguson & Company

State Bank of Pakistan

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan

National Clearing Company of Pakistan

Central Depository Company of Pakistan

Capital markets Tier 2

Ijaz Ahmed & Associates is best known for its work on drafting a considerable amount of the subordinated legislation, regulations and market practice for the country’s stock exchange and commodity exchange. The team is also skilled at advising on capital markets litigation. Ijaz Ahmed and Altaf Qureshi both have a significant reputation for their capital markets work and frequently work with international law firms.

Key clients

Allied Bank Limited

Bank Alfalah Limited

Barclays Bank plc

National Bank of Pakistan

Standard Chartered Bank (Pakistan) Limited

Pakistan Kuwait Investment Company (Pvt.) Limited

Pakistan Mercantile Exchange

Asian Development Bank

Pakistan Stock Exchange

PwC A.F. Ferguson & Company

State Bank of Pakistan

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan

National Clearing Company of Pakistan

Central Depository Company of Pakistan

Projects and energy Tier 2

Ijaz Ahmed & Associates has been busy advising on a broad range of projects for various companies. The team is recommended for its work in the oil, gas and mineral exploration sectors, as well as for its considerable expertise in electricity and power generation projects. Ijaz Ahmed and Altaf Qureshi are prominent practitioners.

Key clients

Mustaqim Dyeing and Printing Industries (Private) Limited

Novatex Limited

Nestle Pakistan Limited

Pak Oman Investment Company Limited

Hum Networks Limited

National Electric Power Regulatory Authority

Asian Development Bank

Engro Corporation

Corporate and M&A Tier 4

Ijaz Ahmed & Associates has a host of impressive clients and regularly works with major foreign law firms. Ijaz Ahmed is an experienced practitioner who, along with Altaf Qureshi, is highly rated. The skilled team has a varied workload and receives a steady stream of instructions on complex and high-value mandates. It has recently been active advising start-up companies and handling matters in the telecoms and energy sectors.

Key clients

Bank Alfalah Limited

Standard Chartered Bank Pakistan Limited

Faysal Bank Limited

Colgate-Palmolive Pakistan Limited

Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited

Engro Corporation Limited

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited

Telenor Pakistan (Private) Limited

Pakistan State Oil Limited

Nestle Pakistan Limited