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Bilal Shaukat

Karachi, Pakistan Asia-Pacific Guide 2021 Ranked in 3 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance , Corporate/Commercial , Projects, Infrastructure & Energy
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Banking & Finance - Pakistan

Band 2

Bilal Shaukat receives praise from clients for the depth of his knowledge and his ability to handle both the legal and commercial aspects of transactions. He maintains a highly active practice representing energy companies in their project finance deals.
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Corporate/Commercial - Pakistan

Band 2

Bilal Shaukat is a distinguished practitioner with substantial experience on energy sector M&A. One client comments: "Bilal generally advises us on all areas of corporate laws and restructuring. He is competent and thorough with a vast amount of knowledge."
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Projects, Infrastructure & Energy - Pakistan

Band 2

Bilal Shaukat is admired for his adept handling of energy projects, regularly assisting clients with development and financing matters. A client comments: "Bilal has probably the best commercial acumen of all the lawyers." Another agrees, stating how "the Karachi power sector is basically handled by Bilal."
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Recommended as a leading lawyer by prestigious legal directories, Bilal Shaukat is the Managing Partner of RIAA Barker Gillette (Pakistan), and heads the corporate/commercial practice of the firm in Karachi. A distinguished member of the legal fraternity in Pakistan, his chief areas of focus include project finance, mergers and acquisitions and infrastructure projects. He is particularly well known for his extensive experience in developing power projects, including coal, RLNG and renewable energy projects. He has worked on number of China Pakistan Economic Corridor projects and regularly assists clients with foreign and local financing facilities including Sukuks and Musharaka arrangements. A seasoned professional with more than twenty years of experience in contentious and non-contentious matters, Bilal regularly advises multinational companies, financial institutions and other listed companies in complex company, banking, competition, and income tax related matters. Bilal has also been active within the public sector and has rendered advice on the establishment and growth of private independent investment in state-owned enterprises. More recently, he has been busy with Public Private Partnership Projects and is currently advising the Government of Sindh on the development of a hybrid solar/gas power project for the K-IV Water Supply Project and the Dhabeji Industrial Zone Project.

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Bilal Shaukat

RIAA Barker Gillette

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D-67, Block 4

Clifton

Karachi

Sindh

Pakistan

75600

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