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Global Guide 2022

Ranked in 7 Practice Areas
1
Investment Funds
10 Years Ranked
3
Corporate/M&A
8 Years Ranked
F
Capital Markets: Debt
3 Years Ranked
F
Corporate/M&A
7 Years Ranked
Corporate/Commercial
11 Years Ranked
Capital Markets
4 Years Ranked

About

Provided by Nabil Issa

Practice Areas

Nabil Issa specializes in private equity, funds and investment structures in the GCC and Egypt, with a particular focus on Shari'ah-compliant structures. As a partner in the Islamic Finance and Investment practice in our Dubai and affiliated Riyadh offices, Nabil counsels clients regarding a variety of financial transactions.

Mr. Issa represents clients in private equity, international investments, privatizations, venture capital and healthcare matters, as well as education and energy industry transactions. He is known for developing innovative Shari'ah-compliant CMA funds and investment structures for real estate and private equity investments in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

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Investment Funds - Middle East-wide
1
Band 1

Nabil Issa is based in Dubai and is widely noted for his in-depth knowledge of the Saudi market. He regularly counsels clients with regard to Shari'a-compliant funds and regularly assists with private equity and venture capital matters.
"Nabil Issa brings that commercial element to the table and is clear in his advice. He is somebody who always finds a solution."


Corporate/M&A - Middle East-wide
3
Band 3

Nabil Issa is an accomplished lawyer who splits his time between Dubai and Riyadh. He maintains a significant reputation for Saudi Arabian work, representing sovereign entities and private equity firms in a wide variety of mandates, ranging from acquisitions and sales to joint ventures and group restructurings.
"Nabil has a good understanding of the subject and is very supportive of client needs."


Corporate/M&A: Dubai-based - United Arab Emirates
3
Band 3

Nabil Issa is an accomplished lawyer with a remarkably broad practice that encompasses M&A, private equity and investment funds. He splits his time between Dubai and Riyadh and is widely esteemed for his expertise in the Saudi Arabian market.
"Nabil is a unique lawyer with deep knowledge and expertise in the field. He's always prepared."


Capital Markets: Debt - United Arab Emirates
F
Foreign expert in Saudi Arabia

Nabil Issa demonstrates a remarkably broad practice that encompasses M&A, private equity and investment funds. He splits his time between Dubai and Riyadh, and is widely esteemed for his expertise in the Saudi Arabian market.


Corporate/M&A - United Arab Emirates
F
Foreign expert in Saudi Arabia

Nabil Issa is an accomplished lawyer with a remarkably broad practice that encompasses M&A, private equity and investment funds. He splits his time between Dubai and Riyadh and is widely esteemed for his expertise in the Saudi Arabian market.
"Nabil is a unique lawyer with deep knowledge and expertise in the field. He's always prepared."


Corporate/Commercial - Saudi Arabia
Expertise based abroad in Saudi Arabia

Nabil Issa is lauded for his wide-ranging experience of Saudi matters, covering M&A, sukuk and investment fund launches. He is based in Dubai.
"He is the foremost expert on Saudi law and Saudi commercial issues in particular." "He is the rainmaker for King & Spalding in Saudi."


Capital Markets - Saudi Arabia
Expertise based abroad in Saudi Arabia

Dubai-based Nabil Issa has a strong focus on Saudi Arabian matters, with his work spanning capital markets, investment funds, private equity and commercial contracts. He is especially noted for his extensive expertise in REITs and investment funds, and often advises on related securities issues.
"He is a seasoned lawyer with solid expertise and experience in general commercial and capital market transactions. He is attentive to details and capable of providing quality legal service."

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