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Khalid Al-Abdulkareem

Partner, seconded to AS&H

Partner, seconded to AS&H
Khalid Al-Abdulkareem

Khalid Al-Abdulkareem is a Partner in Clifford Chance's corporate practice, seconded to Abuhimed Alsheikh Alhagbani Law Firm (AS&H) in Riyadh.

Khalid has extensive experience in advising multinationals and major Saudi Arabian corporates in connection with corporate restructuring, cross-border mergers, joint ventures, securitisation, shareholders agreements, capital markets law, foreign direct investment and privatisation matters. He has advised on various real estate and employment laws; he drafted and reviewed various Saudi regulations and policies.

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Career and qualifications

  • Faculty member, Institute of Public Administration, 1987-1997
  • Legal Advisor, Royal Court, 1997-2002
  • Legal Advisor, The Court of the Crown Prince, 2000
  • Senior Associate, Al-Jadaan & Partners Law Firm 2003
  • Partner, Al-Jadaan & Partners since 2008
  • Partner Clifford Chance since 2013
  • Seconded to Abuhimed Alsheikh Alhagbani Law Firm (AS&H) 2016

Awards and citations

  • Khalid Al-Abdulkareem has a broad corporate and commercial practice that includes transactional work and joint venture advice. He has noteworthy experience of representing public-sector clients.
    Chambers Global 2016: Corporate & Commercial - Saudi Arabia
  • Khalid Al-Abdulkareem advises on equity capital markets matters and has significant experience of assisting clients with major IPOs and rights issues.
    Chambers Global 2016: Capital Markets - Saudi Arabia
  • Khalid Al-Abdulkareem is recognised for his strength in equity capital markets and public M&A. He acted for Bank Al-Jazeera on its SAR1 billion capitalisation issuance.
    Chambers Global 2015: Capital Markets – Saudi Arabia
  • Khalid Al-Abdulkareem has a broad corporate practice advising many of the kingdom's most high-profile companies in M&A, corporate restructuring and joint venture agreements.
    Chambers Global 2015: Corporate & Commercial – Saudi Arabia