Abdullah has represented creditors and borrowers in a wide range of finance transactions, including both conventional and Islamic finance. He has been involved in project finance transactions, syndicated loan transactions, sukuk issuances and bond issuances across the GCC region. More recently, Abdullah has advised private equity companies on Shari'a compliant venture capital financing transactions.
Abdullah has also developed an expertise in derivative transactions, where he has advised both international and regional clients on how to document and execute derivative transactions using International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) documentation.
In addition to his finance work, Abdullah has advised clients on Kuwaiti capital markets laws and regulations, including listing and delisting rules of the Kuwait Stock Exchange, disclosure requirements, ongoing compliance and corporate governance, and the marketing of securities in Kuwait. He also advises regional and international clients on various legal issues of a corporate and commercial nature, including corporate governance, due diligence exercises and corporate restructuring related matters.
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