Faris AlZamil

Associate, Riyadh

Biography

Overview

Faris is an associate in The Law Office of Megren M. Al-Shaalan, with which White & Case practices in cooperation in Saudi Arabia. Faris advises government agencies, government-owned companies, and private sector entities. His work includes working on regulatory, real estate, construction, and corporate transactions in Saudi Arabia.

Faris is a Saudi Arabian–law qualified lawyer. Faris speaks both English and Arabic with native fluency, and is able to negotiate and draft legal documents in both languages.

Bars and Courts
Saudi Arabia
Education
LLB
King Saud University
LLM
University of Pennsylvania
Languages
Arabic
English

Experience

Representative transactions include advising:

  • Saudi government agency on building the legal structure of a special logistics zone.
  • Saudi government agency on PPP-related matters.
  • International construction company on a cross-border acquisition.
  • Various foreign investors on establishing legal entities in Saudi.
  • Saudi real estate corporation on two major real estate projects in Saudi.
  • Leading construction company in Saudi in the field of building contracting and contractual disputes.