Zu’bi & Partners Attorneys & Legal Consultants



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Financial and corporate

Zu’bi & Partners is one of Bahrain’s leading local law advisors for financial and corporate transactions, with experience working many of the largest Islamic and conventional banking,debt capital markets, and project finance deals in the country. 

The firm has secured local counsel roles on most of the significant banking and finance deals in Bahrain recently. On the state’s $1.5 billion and $600 million bond issues, it represented the Ministry of Finance. When Nogaholding, Bahrain's National Oil & Gas Authority’s holding company) secured a $570 million murabaha (deferred sale) financing with nine regional and international banks, in part to fund a pipeline development between the country and Saudi Arabia, it represented the lenders. On Gulf International Bank’s $250 million syndicated loan, it acted for the lenders. 

The firm’s project highlights include representing the consortium awarded the contract to build Bahrain’s first LNG import terminal.