Latham & Watkins’ cooperating office in Riyadh offers clients first-in-class legal services in association with the Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi. Through this association, Latham lawyers combine local knowledge with global experience working on market-leading transactions and complex cases.

The Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi is licensed to practice in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and consists of a team of Saudi and internationally qualified lawyers. The Riyadh team members, all of whom speak Arabic and English, have a long history of practicing in the Kingdom and unmatched understanding of the Saudi Arabian legal framework and commercial landscape.

Office Managing Partner Salman M. Al-Sudairi leads the Riyadh office, which works seamlessly with the firm's offices around the world to deliver fully integrated services to private equity firms, financial institutions, private companies, government agencies and regulators across a wide range of industries and practice areas.

The firm regularly advises clients on debt and equity capital markets, local and cross-border M&A, project finance, banking and Islamic finance. Lawyers in the Riyadh office offer legal advice in the following core practices:

Awards & Rankings

In 2016, Chambers Global recognized the Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi in association with Latham & Watkins LLP as Band 1 in Capital Markets and Corporate/Commercial. In addition, the Legal 500 EMEA 2016, recognizes the firm as Tier 1 in Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Commercial, Corporate and M&A in Saudi Arabia. We have also received recent awards including::

Middle East Islamic Finance Deal of the Year by The Banker 2015 – Saudi Electric Company US$2 billion sukuk

Middle East Equities Deal of the Year by The Banker 2015 – National Commercial Bank US$6 billion IPO

Firm of the Year for Real Estate by Islamic Finance news Law Awards 2016

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