02 Oct 2013

HADEF & PARTNERS SHORTLISTED IN THREE CATEGORIES AT THE IFLR MIDDLE EAST AWARDS 2013

Authored by: Hadef & Partners Press Office

HADEF & PARTNERS SHORTLISTED IN THREE CATEGORIES AT THE IFLR MIDDLE EAST AWARDS 2013

UAE law firm Hadef & Partners has been shortlisted in three categories for the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Middle East Awards, 2013.  Law firms are nominated at this stage based on preliminary research and submissions.  The IFLR awards dinner will be held in Dubai at the Burj Al Arab on October 23rd, 2013.
Hadef & Partners has been shortlisted in two “Deal of the Year” categories, one of which is in recognition of Hadef & Partners involvement in one of the providing UAE legal advice to the lenders on the Phase II expansion of the US$10.2 billion Emirates Aluminium (EMAL) smelter project in Abu Dhabi. Hadef & Partners has also been shortlisted as a candidate for “Pro Bono Law firm of the Year” in recognition of the firms’ commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility in the region.
Hadef & Partners shortlisted categories are:

  • DEAL OF THE YEAR (for Project finance)
  • DEAL OF THE YEAR (for Restructuring)
  • PRO BONO LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR

Hadef & Partners continues to work on some of the region’s most high profile and complex matters, including drafting some of the UAE’s most significant pieces of legislation.  Clients value both the breadth of the teams and depth of local knowledge and UAE law capabilities.   Hadef & Partners’ Banking & Finance team is widely recognised by local and international businesses as a go-to firm for UAE banking and finance, Islamic finance, project finance, financial services and restructuring advice.