Islamic Finance

The firm has undertaken considerable work in the area of Islamic finance having advised on a large number of leading transactions undertaken in Pakistan based on the principles of Islamic law with innovative advice and solutions.

We have advised on pioneering work in the field of Islamic bonds and long-term financing facilities, drawing upon our combined expertise in Islamic and conventional financing.

The firm’s senior partner has acted as member of the Committee on Development of Financial Instruments and Standardized Documents for Islamic Finance. The Committee was set up by the State Bank of Pakistan as part of an initiative to develop Islamic finance in Pakistan.

We otherwise enjoy close relationships with leading Sharia scholars and boards most commonly advising on Islamic finance transactions in Pakistan. We also have close relationships with international law firms and Islamic financial institutions so that we can meet the varied needs of our clients for Islamic finance.

Notable Islamic finance experience includes: