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RIAA Barker Gillette is a full service commercial law firm covering all aspects of our clients’ transactional activity. We are well placed to advise on cross-border commercial arrangements and all related considerations, such as competition, employment and IP. We have particular expertise in assisting clients making greenfield or brownfield investments into Pakistan. We advise on all types of local and international commercial agreements including financial contracts vital to a corporate’s on-going business needs and investments. Our clients range from entrepreneurs to well-established companies to non-profit entities. Recently we have been engaged in numerous complex transactions as a Counsel to:

  • Alipay (Hong Kong) Holding Limited (Ant Group) on their periodic investments in Telenor Microfinance Bank and the provision of e-wallets in Pakistan as well as the operation of online payment systems to facilitate such e-wallets.

  • Trellis Housing Finance Limited and Social Investment Managers and Advisors LLC on a broad spectrum of operational matters.

  • Vinci SA in their proposed acquisition of the Industrial Services division of the ACS (Actividades de Construcción y Servicios) Group

We also possesses invaluable experience in complex debt and equity capital market transactions. We handle IPOs, private placements, secondary offerings, debt offerings, derivatives securities, sukuk offerings and asset-backed offerings.

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Pakistan

Corporate/Commercial

Ahsan Zahir Rizvi
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Ahsan Zahir Rizvi
Head of Corporate/Commercial
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Senior Statespeople
Bilal Shaukat
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Bilal Shaukat
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Band 2
Mazhar Bangash
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Mazhar Bangash
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Band 4

Members

Provided by RIAA Barker Gillette

Adil Tirmizey

Ahsan Zahir Rizvi

Ahsan Zahir Rizvi

Head of Department

Mazhar Bangash

Head of Department

Shafaq Rehman

Yousaf Khosa

Head of Department

Clients

Provided by RIAA Barker Gillette

Abu Dhabi Group, UAE

Act Wind (Private) Limited

Aga Khan Development Network

Amazon Inc.

Archroma Pakistan Limited

Attock Cement Pakistan Limited

Bhanero Textile Mills Limited

CBRE Corporate Outsourcing (Private) Limited

Chevron Pakistan Lubricants Private Limited

China Chamber of Commerce for Metals, Minerals & Chemicals

China Telecom Pakistan (Private) Limited

Clariant Chemical Pakistan (Private) Limited

Daelim Industrial Co. Limited

Eksportkreditt Norge As

Eltek Pakistan Pvt. Ltd

Google

Government of Sindh

Gul Ahmed Wind Power Limited

Habibullah Coastal Power Company (Private) Limited

Halliburton Worldwide Limited

ICI Pakistan Limited

International Finance Corporation

K-Electric Limited

KCA Deutag

Karachi International Container Terminal Limited

Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power Co. Limited

Laraib Energy Limited

MATCO Foods Limited

McKinsey & Company Pakistan (Private) Limited

Mirpur Hospital Project

Naveena Exports Limited

Nokia Corporation

Oxford Policy Management Ltd.

Pak- China Investment Company Limited

Pash Global

Power Construction Corporation of China

Reliable Engineering Services (Private) Limited

Roomy Hotels (Private) Limited

SCG Plastics Co,, Ltd. Thailand

SIMA Funds LLC

SK Hydro (Private) Limited

Sapphire Group

Sapphire Textile Mills Limited

Shaheen Airport Services

Shaheen Foundation, PAF

Shajar Roads Limited

Shearman & Sterling LLP Beijing

Sinohydro Corporation Limited

South Asia Pakistan Terminals Limited

Star Hydro Power Limited

Tbea Xinjiang Sunoasis Company Limited

The Hub Power Company Limited

Uber BV

Uber International Holding BV

WPP 2005 Limited

Water and Power Development Authority

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Yunus Energy Limited

Zameen Media (Private Limited)

Zhengzhou Yutong Bus Co., Ltd.

Industries

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Banking

Commercial & Professional Services

Construction & Materials

Energy

Financial Services

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences