Waad Alkurini | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Waad Alkurini

Associate, Riyadh

T +966 11 404 5906

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Overview

Waad is an associate in the Law Firm of AlSalloum and AlToaimi, with which White & Case practices in association. She has experience advising international and GCC-based financial institutions and borrowers on complex financing transactions based on both conventional and Shari'ah-compliant structures, including syndicated financing, restructuring, leveraged assets acquisitions, and project financing.

Waad is a New York and Saudi Arabia-qualified lawyer.

Bars and Courts

  • Saudi Arabia
  • New York State Bar

Education

  • Master of Laws (LLM), University of Chicago Law School
  • B. Arts in Law, Prince Sultan University

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Experience

Representation of Saudi Aramco on the structuring, tendering and development of the 1,300-1,600 MW Fadhili independent power project, to be developed jointly by Saudi Aramco and the Saudi Electricity Company.

Advising the lenders in connection with a SAR 1,366 billion syndicate facility for the refinancing of the design, development, construction, testing, commissioning, operation and maintenance of an approximately 600,000 tons per annum seamless pipes project in Jubail Industrial City, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the working capital requirements associated therewith.

Advising the borrower in connection with SAR1.425 billion murabaha facility to finance the construction cost of five very large crude carriers.

Advising a company in connection with a USD 900 million KEXIM-backed loan to help finance a plant's construction and utility.

Advising a company in connection with a loan framework agreement with KEXIM.

Advising the lenders in connection with a SAR600 million facility to finance the development of the residential compound.

Advising the lenders in connection with a SAR405 million vessel financing.

Advising the joint lead managers in respect of a SAR 1.4billion subordinated sukuk issuance.

This includes experience gained prior to joining White & Case.