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Taimur Malik

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Mr. Malik is Partner in the Corporate and Infrastructure Development groups. He has advised on a wide range of corporate, banking and finance transactions and projects, including government concessions, M&A and joint ventures in countries across Asia, the Middle East and Africa. In Oman, he has been involved in the development, project and operations phases of many of the largest government financed projects (such as the country's first multi-billion dollar dry dock in Duqm) as well as foreign investment based projects (including Oman's first multi-billion dollar iron ore pelletizing plant and distribution center in Sohar). He has also advised numerous Fortune 500 companies, leading Omani business groups and governmental entities on a broad range of legal matters related to doing business in Oman.


Mr. Malik was called to the Bar of England and Wales by the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn. He is also admitted in Pakistan as an Advocate of the High Courts. Prior to joining Curtis, Mr. Malik served as the regional head of the legal department of one of the world's larget mining and metals companies, where he was responsible for providing legal support to the group's business development, project and exploration work in the Middle East, Central Asia and South Asia. Prior to Vale, he worked at leading law firms in Oman and Pakistan. He has also been a Research Scholar (International Commercial Contracts) at UNIDROIT in Rome and a Visiting Fellow (WTO Dispute Resolution) at South Center in Geneva. Mr. Malik regularly conducts international law training and capacity building sessions for public sector officials. His articles on legal issues appear regularly in leading publications and he has also contributed to books on joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions in the Middle East.


English, Urdu, Saraiki, Punjabi.


Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn, UK; Punjab Bar Council, Pakistan; International Bar Association; Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK.


Inns of Court School of Law, BVC., University of Cambridge, GMP., City University of London, PGD., University of London, LL.B with honors., University of Hertfordshire, BS.c, with honors.

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