Shamim Khan

Associate, Abu Dhabi

Biography

Overview

Shamim is an associate in our Project Development and Finance group, based in the UAE. Shamim has broad finance experience advising lenders, corporates and ECAs on cross-border lending, acquisition and project finance transactions.

Before joining White & Case, Shamim worked in Dubai and London offices of a leading international law firm.

Bars and Courts
Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia
England & Wales (Solicitor)
Education

UK Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme

Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
Leo Cussen Institute Center for Law
Bachelor of Law and Bachelor of Arts (Political Science and History)
University of Melbourne
Languages
English

Experience

Recent transactions include:

Representation of a lender in respect of a AED 2.17 billion limited recourse facility for a real estate investment group.

Representation of a lender in connection with a EUR 58 million bonds facilities financing of the acquisition of Penha Longa Hotel Golf Resort and development lands.

Representation of the financiers on a dual conventional and Islamic refinancing of the La Mer, Citywalk and The Beach projects.

Representation of the mandated lead arrangers in connection with a financing relating to a portfolio of Spanish residential properties.

Representation of a syndicate of banks in relation to a USD 700 million revolving credit facility for a major engineering company.