White & Case Wins Six Asian Legal Business Awards Middle East 2022

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Global law firm White & Case LLP was honored with multiple awards at the 2022 Asian Legal Business Awards Middle East (ALB) held on November 17. ALB named White & Case: 

  • Fintech Law Firm of the Year 
  • Deal Firm of the Year 
  • Managing Partner of the Year: partner Doug Peel (Riyadh)
  • Young Lawyer of the Year: associate Fraser Galloway (Dubai)
  • Equity Market Deal of the Year: DEWA IPO
  • M&A Deal of the Year: Samba Financial Group Merger with National Commercial Bank

Highlights of 2022 deals ALB considered in naming White & Case among its honorees include:

  • Representation of DEWA on its landmark US$6.1 billion IPO
  • Representation of Saudi Aramco on a US$15.5 billion infrastructure investment deal with a consortium led by affiliates of BlackRock Real Assets and Hassana Investments Co.
  • Representation of stc on a sell-down by the Public Investment Fund of a portion of a PIF’s shares in stc through a fully marketed secondary offering
  • Representation of Al Rajhi Capital on Al Rajhi Bank’s SAR 6.5 billion additional Tier 1 capital sukuk issuance
  • Representation of Saudi Aramco on a US$12 billion hybrid acquisition, development and financing of the Jazan IGCC Project in Saudi Arabia