Clifford Chance LLP

Islamic Finance Department

Asia-Pacific Region
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What the team is known for Hong Kong and Singapore-based practitioners, aided by a strong offering in the Middle East, advising and acting on a diverse range of Shari'a-compliant matters, including sukuk, wakala and murabaha structures. Highly active representing a variety of clients including governments, energy providers and banks on high-profile sukuk offerings in Malaysia and Indonesia, thanks to its extensive global network. Regularly advises on Shari'a-compliant project finance arrangements.

Work highlights Acted on behalf of the Creditors Committee in the restructuring of Garuda Indonesia's USD500 million sukuk.

Notable practitioners

Gareth Deiner in Singapore is a key client contact.