Our global Islamic finance lawyers have long-standing experience in delivering pioneering legal advice on Islamic finance transactions for Islamic financial institutions, conventional banks and corporates.
With more than 30 years of experience in Islamic finance law, our lawyers have a wealth of knowledge across a range of Shariah-compliant structures, including market-leading experience in Sukuk transactions, Murabaha, Istisna’a, Ijara and Musharakah financings and Takaful deals.
As well as having significant transactional experience, our lawyers regularly advise clients on Shariah governance matters including the establishment of Shariah supervisory boards. Based in the world’s economic hubs and key Islamic finance centers across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa and the Middle East, our lawyers provide legal advice to governments worldwide on legislation concerning Islamic finance products.
Our Singapore Islamic finance team has worked on deals across the entire legal spectrum, advising clients on the Islamic elements of a broad range of transactions throughout Singapore and the Asia Pacific. Working alongside our global Islamic finance team, we provide unrivalled advice on complex, cross-border deals, acting for a wide range of Islamic financial institutions and conventional banks. We also advise a number of prominent international corporations across our key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy, infrastructure and resources; transport; technology; life sciences and healthcare; and consumer markets.
We work closely with our colleagues throughout the Singapore office, drawing upon the multidisciplinary skill set of our full-service practice to provide a holistic service to our clients on matters involving corporate, M&A and securities, banking and finance, insurance, shipping, aviation and financial services issues.