The Region’s Top Tier Law Firm

by BTM

Sun, 28 November 2021

Zu’bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants 50 years in Bahrain and the GCC

Zu’bi & Partners, Attorneys & Legal Consultants (Z&P), Bahrain’s oldest established and leading law firm with 100 years of legacy, and one of the region’s top tier law firms, with 50 years in Bahrain and the GCC, won three honours at the recently concluded International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Middle East Awards 2021 and another prestigious recognition from the IFN Awards, both held in Dubai, UAE.

At the IFLR Middle East Awards 2021, the Firm won: National Law Firm of the Year for the Kingdom of Bahrain; Debt and Equity Linked Deal of the Year for its work advising Khaleeji Commercial Bank on its Additional Tier 1 Sukuk while Noor Al Taraif, an Associate of the Firm, was recognised as one of the Rising Star Lawyers of the Year. 

Similarly, the Firm’s expertise as a leading transaction advisor was highlighted in its win at the IFN Awards, held at the Ritz Carlton, DIFC Dubai. Accepted on behalf of the firm by Raghad Hammad, Partner, Z&P won Bahrain Deal of the Year linked to its work on GFH Financial Group’s USD300 million Sukuk. In its 15th year, the IFN Awards recognised the best and leading players in the global Islamic finance industry and their contributions in 2020.