Bilal Shaukat

Attorney in Karachi, Pakistan
Mr. Shaukat is the Partner-in-charge of the Karachi offices of the Firm.

Achievements/Career Highlights:

· Advisor to the largest power station to be financed by the private sector in Southern Asia and listed on Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad and Luxembourg Stock Exchanges, in setting up an expansion facility i.e. power plant of 213 MW at Narowal - Pakistan. In the recent past negotiated various finance facilities of approximately Pakistani Rupees 25 Billion (from a consortium of local banks) for The Hub Power Company Limited.

· Advisor to Pakistan National Shipping Corporation for procuring finance facilities of Rupees 10 Billion (from a syndicate of local banks) for acquisition of five dry cargo vessels including cross currency swap.

· Advisor to Citibank and Standard Chartered Bank, acting as manager to the public offer, for acquisition of shares of Pakistan International Container Terminal Limited and ICI Pakistan Limited pursuant to the Listed Companies Substantial Acquisition of Voting Shares and Takeovers) Ordinance 2002.

· Advisor to Omni Aviation Pvt. Limited for the purchase of Hawker Aircraft from a Danish company in bankruptcy

· Advisor to various companies producing power and/or developing renewable energy projects (including wind and solar projects)

Previous Position: Former Senior Associate at Khalid Anwer & Co.

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Areas of Law

  • Banking and Finance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Competition / Anti Trust
  • Commercial Arbitrations

 

Experience & Credentials

Position

Partner

Admission Details

Admitted in 2002, Pakistan

Law School Attended

University of Hull
Class of 1997
LL.B.
Hons

University Attended

Government College Lahore, University of Punjab
Class of 1994
B.A.

London School of Economics and Political Science
Class of 1998
M.S.

University of Cardiff, Wales
Class of 1999
Diploma in Bar Vocational Course

Birth Information

Born in 1975
Karachi, Pakistan, August 5, 1975

Languages

English and Urdu

Associations & Memberships

Sindh Bar Council; Sindh High Court Bar Association; Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn.

Contact Information

Phone

+92-21-35872879

Email

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