Our lawyers advise an array of international and regional financial institutions, public sector bodies, corporate undertakings and private individuals on a wide range of corporate, commercial and banking matters.
We have a first class reputation (both in Bahrain and across the region) for advising on complex cross boarder M&A and private equity transactions acting as lead advisors on high profile restructuring and privatisation mandates in recent months. We also regularly team up with London colleagues to advise on inbound UK deals for Middle Eastern clients.
Our dedicated banking and finance team is ranked as a first tier practice by independent publications. The team has collective experience in Islamic, project, real estate, acquisition and leveraged finance, debt capital markets, funds, financial regulation, securitisation, structured products and derivatives.
We have established ourselves as the market leaders for real estate and construction advice, acting as legal advisors on almost every major development project taking place on the island. We are also recognised as the UK's leading affordable housing advisors, bringing this expertise to the region to advise on the first ever affordable housing PPP in the Middle East.