Adil Shafi

Partner

+971 4 4529091

+971 4 4529078

ashafi@ach-legal.com

Address

Saaha Offices - Block C  

Office n. 501A 

The Palace Downtown

P. O. Box 58553  

Dubai United Arab Emirates

BACKGROUND

Adil has been practising corporate & commercial law for the past 9 years. He has extensive experience in advising public and private companies (including banking companies) on all aspects of corporate and securities law, including: public and private financings of equity and debt, securities law and stock exchange compliance matters, corporate mergers (both financial and non-financial companies), joint venture arrangements, shareholding arrangements, acquisitions and dispositions. He has advised companies within the banking, energy, packaging, pharmaceutical and manufacturing industries, among others, in transactions within such jurisdictions as Pakistan, UAE and various East African countries.

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS            

Bachelor of Laws (Honours), University of Manchester, England

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

Attorney and Counsellor at Law, New York State, USA

Advocate of the High Court, Pakistan

Member of the New York State Bar Association

Registered as a Legal Consultant with the Dubai Ruler’s Court

Member of American Bar Association

CAREER SUMMARY 

2016 - Date                         Partner, Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota, Dubai, UAE

2013 - 2015                        Senior Associate, Anjarwalla Collins & Haidermota, Dubai, UAE

2011 - 2013                        Senior Associate, Haidermota & Co. (now HaidermotaBNR & Co.), Karachi, Pakistan          

2008 - 2011                        Senior Associate, Mandviwalla & Zafar Advocates and Legal Consultants, Karachi, Pakistan

2006 - 2008                        Associate, Mandviwalla & Zafar Advocates and Legal Consultants, Karachi, Pakistan

LANGUAGES

English and Urdu