Atif is a legal director in Clyde & Co’s corporate group and is based in the Riyadh office.
Atif specialises in commercial law and has experience in advising on a variety of complex commercial matters, both contentious and non-contentious, across various sectors including corporate & commercial, construction & engineering, energy and natural resources, healthcare, infrastructure, trading, and marine.
Atif regularly advises both Saudi and international companies that conduct, or are interested in doing, business in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on a broad range of matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, commercial agency, foreign direct investment, project finance, and trade finance. Atif is also experienced in advising clients on cross-border disputes, as well as the enforcement of foreign awards in Saudi Arabia.
Atif has over a decade of Saudi Arabian commercial legal experience, having joined Clyde & Co from a highly reputable and consistently ranked Saudi Arabian law firm, where he co-headed the Dispute Resolution and Projects & Energy departments.
Atif is qualified in England & Wales, having worked for several years in the City of London.
Energy & Natural Resources
Oil & Gas
Corporate & Shareholder Disputes
Foreign Direct Investment
Mergers & Acquisitions
Projects & Construction
Trade and Commodities Finance