M&A and Corporate Finance
Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) is an international law firm with more than 450 specialist lawyers working across the Middle East, Europe, Asia, Australia and South America. HFW has been working with a range of local, regional and international clients in the Middle East for many years, building up extensive in-depth local knowledge which we combine with the full services of an international law firm. Recognising the importance of the Middle East we have invested significantly in growing our geographical presence in the region. In addition to our longstanding Dubai office, HFW now has a presence in: Beirut (in association with EKP), Riyadh (in association with Al-Enezee), Kuwait City (in association with Rula Dajani Law Office) and Abu Dhabi (in association with Salem Al Maddfa Advocates and Legal Consultants). Our lawyers work together seamlessly across the region to provide our clients with specialist legal advice.
Ziad is a highly experienced partner. He heads Al-Enezee in association with HFW in Riyadh, as well as EKP in association with HFW in Beirut. Ziad has a wealth of experience in corporate, financial, regulatory and civil law matters, with particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, privatisation and projects, banking and finance, corporate, business and commercial law. Ziad has also handled matters involving bankruptcy, real estate, construction, litigation and alternative dispute resolution. He has spent over 20 years in Saudi Arabia and has represented major corporations and business interests covering a wide range of activities in Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, the UAE, Qatar, Bahrain and Syria and on behalf of numerous clients in Europe, America and the Middle East. Ziad was appointed by Decree Law of the Lebanese Council of Ministers as a board member of the National Archives Center, a public service supervised by the Lebanese Prime Ministry, where he provides legal and administrative advice.