Posted on : 28 Mar 2023
With immense pleasure, Hassan Radhi and Associates announces that the firm has been honored with two prestigious awards from Islamic Finance News (IFN), the leading global publication in the Islamic finance industry at a ceremony held last week in Dubai.
The first one is the “IFN Bahrain Deal of the Year 2022” award for successfully completing Al Salam Bank’s acquisition of Ithmaar Bank’s retail business and other assets for a value of USD 2.2 Billion.
IFN Bahrain Deal of the Year 2022 is a significant recognition of the firm's expertise in advising complex and large-scale acquisition transactions. Our team worked tirelessly to provide Ithmaar Bank with in-depth legal advice to achieve the successful completion of the transaction.
The second award is “IFN Hybrid Deal of the Year 2022” for advising on Infracorp’s issuance of USD 900 Million Green Sukuk.
IFN Hybrid Deal of the Year 2022 award is a testament to our firm's commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility. This transaction is a significant milestone in the country's efforts toward sustainable development.
We thank IFN for these prestigious awards. We are proud to be a part of the Islamic finance industry and look forward to continuing our work in this exciting field.
In addition to these awards, the firm has recently won an accolade in the dispute resolution category as “Bahrain Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year 2023” from Chambers and Partners, the leading independent professional legal research company operating across 200 jurisdictions. This accolade has embellished the firm’s long-standing reputation in the litigation sector.
Therefore, we would like to express our gratitude and appreciation to our legal and administrative team, as well as to our beloved clients, for their valuable trust and confidence in our firm. We remain committed to always providing the highest quality legal services and helping our clients achieve their goals in the Islamic finance industry and in other sectors.