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Global United Arab Emirates Capital Markets: Debt

This section involves advice on the issuing of debt securities on a stock exchange, including stand alone bond issues, MTN programmes, convertible and exchangeable bond offerings and high yield bonds.

Rankings overview for Lawyers

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Up and Coming
  1. Basil Al-Jafari

All Lawyers profiles

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Band 1
  1. Debashis Dey
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    Debashis Dey
    White & Case LLP
    White & Case LLP | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 15 Years Ranked
    Debashis Dey is an experienced lawyer on debt issuances originating across the region, but is most notably active within the UAE and Saudi Arabia. He is highly esteemed in the sukuk sphere and has experience representing managers, arrangers and issuers. He divides his time between Dubai and London.
  2. Jonathan A Fried
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    Jonathan A Fried
    Linklaters
    Linklaters | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 7 Years Ranked
    Jonathan Fried is based in the firm's Dubai office and is a highly prominent lawyer with considerable expertise in Tier 1 capital securities and sovereign debt issuances. He is also adept at sukuk and debt/equity hybrid issuances, and is capable of advising both issuers and lead managers.
  3. Alex Roussos
    Dentons | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Band 1
  4. Anzal Mohammed
    Allen & Overy LLP | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Band 1
  5. Bilal Ahmad
    Allen & Overy LLP | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Band 1
  6. Stuart Ure
    Clifford Chance LLP | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Band 1
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Band 2
  1. Rizwan H Kanji
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    Rizwan H Kanji
    Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
    Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 14 Years Ranked
    Rizwan Kanji is a highly skilled lawyer based in Dubai, who is active on both conventional and Shari'a-compliant DCM work. He is especially well respected for his sukuk practice, which sees him advise several major regional financial institutions.
  2. Gregory Man
    Bird & Bird (MEA) LLP | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Band 2
  3. Lee Irvine
    Simmons & Simmons | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Band 2
  4. Nomaan Raja
    Latham & Watkins LLP | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Band 2
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Up and Coming
  1. Basil Al-Jafari
    Latham & Watkins LLP | Capital Markets: Debt
    Global 2022 | Up and Coming