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            Hotel Finance

            DWF's International Hotels Group draws together in-depth knowledge and experience in this ever changing sector to deliver quality legal advice in a commercial context.

            Our experienced team of lawyers work with both investors and issuers/borrowers to deliver advice and solutions across the full spectrum of Islamic finance products based on the principles of Sharia'a.  We advise on a number of practice areas, including banking, capital markets, investment funds, derivatives and structured products and project finance. 

            We have worked with different Sharia'a committees and advisers to structure some of the most complex and innovative Islamic finance transactions representing a range of institutions including sovereigns, corporates and financial institutions. We also regularly host and participate in Islamic finance conferences and training workshops across the GCC region. 

            Our experience spans all types of Islamic finance transactions (including sukuk, murabaha, mudaraba musharaka bai salaam, ijara, istisna'a,). DWF’s Islamic finance team have extensive expertise and experience in both Islamic finance and conventional finance and are at the forefront of innovation as Islamic financing techniques and products evolve. 

            Iain Shurwood

            • Partner // Head of Banking and Finance

            Oliver Bolthausen, LLM (USA), FCIArb (UK)

            • Partner // Managing Partner (Germany) // Global Head of International Arbitration & Disputes
            Connected Services offers a range of stand-alone consultative services that complement our legal offering in each of our core sectors.

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