Rayan Al Harbi

Associate, Riyadh



Rayan is an associate in The Law Office of Megren M. Al-Shaalan, with which White & Case practices in cooperation in Saudi Arabia. Rayan's experience includes advising on Saudi corporate law and corporate governance regulations, joint ventures, and M&A transactions.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
University of Baltimore School of Law


Representation of Saudi Civil Aviation Holding Company with regulatory, financing, and general legal advice in relation to the establishment of a logistics special zone.

Representation of the Royal Court with the drafting of a new emergency law in the Kingdom.

Representation of Saudi Aramco with respect to the potential restructuring of Saudi Aramco's aviation activities.

Representation of PIF as ultimate client and Oliver Wyman (with whom we will contract) as its lead consultant in the development of the economic concept, strategy and action plan to develop a mixed used leisure, hospitality and residential development along the Khafji Coast in the Eastern region of Saudi Arabia south of the Saudi-Kuwaiti border, including developing the legal and regulatory framework.

Representation of the Royal Court with legal advisory services in connection with judicial sector development strategy.

Representation of Red Sea Cruise Company regarding delivering of Project Coral, which entails port development, Shorex development and potentially developing a unique cruise concept.

Representation of the National Water Company (NWC) of Saudi Arabia on a Kingdom-wide reorganization program consisting in taking over and integrating various regional 'clusters' currently being managed by the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture (MEWA).

Representation of the Ministry of Culture in relation to establishment of the Red Sea Season entity as well as general legal advice in relation to its contracts.

Representation of the Ministry in the negotiation process with Microsoft and other cloud services providers as part of the Saudi government's plans to establish data centers and provide cloud services in Saudi Arabia.

Representation of Red Sea Cruise Company (a wholly-owned subsidiary of PIF) in its joint venture with the Aman luxury group, set-up for the purpose of launching a new super luxury cruise line in the Red Sea.

Representation of Saudi Arabian Military Industries Company (SAMI) and to certain of SAMI's subsidiaries in respect of supply contracts with the government of KSA, together with related corporate and subcontracting advice and other related legal advice.