Al Alawi & Co


Al Alawi Law Firm Building
Building No. 785, Way No. 2708, Qurum 29
P.O. Box 3746, P.C. 112, Muscat

+968 24 699 761/2

+968 24 699 763

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Founder & Senior Partner: Ali Khamis Al Alawi
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Quick facts:

Number of lawyers: 20
Network memberships: IBA, Legal500, IFLR1000, Chambers & Partners, INTA, Oman Society for Intellectual Property
Languages: Arabic, English, French, Hindi

Al Alawi & Co. is a full service law firm with a broad spectrum of domestic and international clientele. Our team comprises common and civil law trained lawyers who have practiced with international as well as domestic law firms. Consequently, we provide the best of both worlds: “in-country value” combined with international competence and responsiveness.

  • Asset finance
  • Banking
  • Capital markets
  • Competition
  • Financial restructuring
  • Hedge funds
  • Investment funds
  • Islamic finance
  • M&A
  • Private equity
  • Project development
  • Project finance
  • Real estate finance
  • Real estate funds
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Securitisation
  • Structured finance

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Partner & Head, Corporate Group:
Sahil Taneja

Head, Banking-Finance:
Riza Ismail 

Recent transactional highlights:


Oman Water and Procurement Authority in procurement phase of Oman’s first (multi billion) clean coal fired independent power project.

Oman Investment Fund in

  • structuring and acquisition of majority stake in a USD 40 million aquaculture project;
  • structuring and implementing USD 5 million complex mezzanine financing arrangement with Majan Glass SAOG, its listed subsidiary.

Oman Arab Bank/Al Yusr Islamic Banking in

  • USD 40 million financing of water network pipeline to be developed throughout Oman through the use of istisna’/diminishing musharaka structure;
  • USD 8 million managed services agreement to outsource banking services to Gulf Business Machines as part of global outsourcing scheme, to become the most digitalized bank in Oman.

Shumookh Investment & Services in structuring and implementing acquisition of significant minority stake in USD 300 million Sur CityWalk real estate project.

Al Rimal Mining on its corporate restructuring involving sale of substantial stake therein.

  • Automotive
  • Banking
  • Construction 
  • Consumer goods/services
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Fisheries/aquaculture
  • Food/beverage
  • Government/public policy
  • Healthcare
  • Industrial
  • Insurance
  • Investment management
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas
  • Real estate
  • Shipping
  • Technology/telecommunication
  • Tourism
  • Utilities

Salalah Free Zone Office
Salalah, Sultanate of Oman
GSM:  +968 92668015