The final Law Update of 2022 is here, and it’s packed full of articles. The double edition features two focus areas, first is a spotlight on Energy and Resources and second we feature a collection of articles on Transport and Logistics. The developments occurring in these sectors in the MENA region are unprecedented and our lawyers cover vast themes for you.
The Energy and Resources focus features topics such as diversifying energy resources, solar PV, mining in the Middle East, renewable energy and green hydrogen. From a transport perspective, we draw attention to the Bahrain metro project, discuss the challenges and remedies associated with the repossession of an aircraft, and there is advice on what to consider should a party vary the terms of a shipping contract.
This edition navigates you through updates from across jurisdictions such as, Oman, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Iraq, Qatar, and the UAE. Each article is timely and provides insights into legal issues and cases that are affecting these sectors across the region.Read the full edition
Malek is a Partner in the Real Estate team and a core member of our Education, Hotels & Leisure and Projects sector groups. He represents some of the most recognizable names in real estate and has a track record of leading, structuring and executing complex transactions.
Malek is experienced in a wide range of public and private real estate and corporate real estate transactions, including acquisitions/dispositions, financings, project development, joint ventures, sale/leasebacks, build-to-suit, leasing, recapitalizations, restructurings, formation of property funds and REITs. His clients include developers, owners, investors, operators, joint venture partners, funds, sponsors, investment managers, issuers, borrowers, lenders, banks and financial institutions whom he has advised in connection with commercial real estate investments across various asset classes and types, including office, hospitality, education, retail, health care facilities, industrial, multifamily and mixed use properties.
2007 – LLB in Private Law, Saint Joseph University
2007 – Beirut Bar Association