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Bilal Shaukat

Karachi, Pakistan Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Corporate/CommercialProjects, Infrastructure & Energy
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Corporate/Commercial - Pakistan

Band 2

Bilal Shaukat is a distinguished practitioner with substantial experience on energy sector M&A. A client lauds his excellent commercial understanding and communication skills to match: "His strength is patiently listening to issues, honing in on what is relevant and significant, identifying the risks and clearly explaining the associated risks and solutions whilst weighing financial, commercial, operational and relationship risks and consequences."
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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. He is well acquainted with the PPP model, advising clients regularly on concession agreements, licences and project agreements. One client states he is "very well respected in the power area."
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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

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Karachi

Sindh

Pakistan

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