Faris Al Amoudi

Associate, Riyadh

Biography

Overview

Faris Al Amoudi is an Islamic finance, banking and capital markets associate at the Law Firm of AlSalloum and AlToaimi, with which White & Case practices in association. Faris has been involved in a range of banking and debt capital markets experiences including advising large corporate entities, investment banking clients and governments and government-related entities in relation to MTN and Sukuk issuances both in the GCC and Europe.

Faris has given speeches at conferences in the MENA region, including a seminar hosted by the Dubai International Financial Centre on the impact of Basel III on capital markets deals (conventional and Islamic) and a seminar in Egypt on the practical aspects of sukuk transactions sponsored by the Egyptian Ministry of Finance and the Islamic Development Bank.

Prior to joining White & Case in 2013, Faris practiced in the London, Bahrain and Dubai offices of another leading international law firm.

Bars and Courts
England and Wales
Education
BPP Law School, London
LLM
London School of Economics and Political Science

University of London

LLB
City University

London

BSc
Biology Pre-medicine
American University of Beirut

Lebanon

Languages
Arabic
English