Band 1 Ranking Chambers and Partners 2018

May - 2018

 Ø  Corporate and Finance

What the team is known for A strong leader for its extensive banking and finance experience. Founded by Bahrain's first female ambassador, the firm has established an internationally recognised practice. Also has experience advising many clients on Bahraini M&A.

Strengths One client praised the team's consistent quality, saying: "We didn't hesitate to use them again. Because of their previous work, we knew it was a safe bet."
Peers recognise the firm's experience, with one remarking that it is "a firm that can be relied upon."

Notable practitioners

Ronald Langat is a strong figure in banking and finance, with previous experience in both London and the Cayman Islands. He is especially known for his work in transactions.

 Ø  Dispute Resolution

What the team is known for The team is held in high regard by market sources for its masterful lawyers. Operating in all areas of disputes, the team has particularly notable experience in IP. The firm's seasoned lawyers also have experience in arbitration in the international financial sector.

Notable practitioners

Haya Rashed Al Khalifa is well renowned throughout Bahrain for her legal aptitude and experience. Her work with the International Chamber of Commerce and the Bahrain Chamber for Dispute Resolution has fortified her national and international recognition in arbitration.

Rashid Bo-Ghammar is respected as one of the leading litigators in Bahrain. Praised for his knowledge and experience in the courts, he has a firmly established profile in banking and civil disputes.

Market sources agree that Shayma Al Binali is a hard-working and fruitful advocate. She has noted experience in finance disputes.