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Allen & Overy advises its clients on matters relating to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia by cooperating with the Riyadh based Khoshaim & Associates. Khoshaim & Associates is a boutique Saudi law firm with international reach, working seamlessly with A&O's offices around the world to deliver first class, efficient, and integrated legal services.

This cooperation office in Riyadh includes a team of veteran Saudi and internationally qualified lawyers who advise on a wide range of practice areas, including debt and equity capital markets, local and cross-border M&A, corporate, projects, banking, and Islamic finance transactions.
Led by four lawyers: Zeyad Khoshaim – a Saudi Arabian and New York qualified lawyer; Julian Johansen – a UK qualified lawyer who is fully fluent in Arabic, Johannes Bruski – a corporate lawyer with over 20 years of experience, and Karim Wali, a specialised finance lawyer who advises borrowers and lenders on complex financing. The Khoshaim & Associates team has an unparalleled understanding of the Saudi Arabian commercial landscape, legal framework and cultural issues, and routinely handles all aspects of sophisticated transactions and litigation.
Khoshaim & Associates is the law office of Zeyad S. Khoshaim, a sole proprietorship licensed to practice in Saudi Arabia.

Recognition for Khoshaim & Associates' work

  • "They are very good, strong Arabic-speaking lawyers and also strong international lawyers who can deal with the international work." CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2017 SAUDI ARABIA (BANKING & FINANCE)

  • Clients profess "a very high level of satisfaction with the firm's services." One client remarked: "They are very prompt in their services, they work over the weekend and do whatever necessary to finish the work needed." CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2017 SAUDI ARABIA (BANKING & FINANCE)

  • "One thing that really stands out about the firm is how hands-on the senior team is. In addition to their understanding of the commercial issues, they always make senior partners available." CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2017 SAUDI ARABIA (CORPORATE/COMMERCIAL)
  • "The quality of the work is very high." "They have deep knowledge and experience even when it comes to new laws that have just been introduced." CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2017 SAUDI ARABIA (CORPORATE/COMMERCIAL)
  • Key areas of strength for the firm are described as "the calibre of lawyers, the level of turnaround, and their professionalism." CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2017 SAUDI ARABIA (CORPORATE/COMMERCIAL) 

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Riyadh office

Local time : 02:56 AM

Khoshaim & Associates in cooperation with Allen & Overy LLP
17th Floor, Tower B
Olaya Towers, Olaya District
Post Office Box 230667
Riyadh, 11321
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia
Telephone Number+966 11 461 8700
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Directions :

By Taxi:

Taxi is the best method to travel from King Khaled International Airport to reach the office.

Drive along the Airport Highway then (keeping right) take King Salman Road and head west. Continue travelling west and take the King Fahad Road exit heading south. Head south and at the Prince Mohammed Bin Abdul-Aziz Road (also known as Tahliya Street) turn left. At the traffic lights where the Narcissus Hotel is now on your right make a U-turn back along Tahliya Street heading West. Olaya Towers is now on your right side. After approximately 50m turn right in to the car park entrance and head down to level B1, where visitor parking is located. Khoshaim and Associates offices is located in Tower B on level 17.


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Zeyad Khoshaim
Zeyad Khoshaim
Saudi Arabia
Telephone icon+966 1 461 8703
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Johannes Bruski
Johannes Bruski
Saudi Arabia
Telephone icon+966 11 461 8702
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Karim Wali
Karim Wali
Saudi Arabia
Telephone icon+966 11 461 8724
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