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Anzal Mohammed



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Anzal Mohammed



Anzal is a capital markets partner in our Dubai office. He heads our capital markets practice in the Middle East and also has overall responsibility for Allen & Overy’s global Islamic finance practice. He regularly advises on international Islamic sukuk transactions and international debt offerings (both Regulation S and Rule 144A issues) by emerging market issuers in the Middle East, South Asia and elsewhere, Shari’a-compliant finance structures, equity offerings (including hybrid capital issues), debt issuance programmes, convertible securities, derivative securities and securitisations.

In the Chambers Global 2022 directories, Anzal is ranked in Band 1 across four separate categories (Middle East-wide Capital Markets: Debt, United Arab Emirates Capital Markets: Debt, Middle East-wide Islamic Finance and United Arab Emirates Banking & Finance: Islamic Finance).

In the IFLR1000 2022 rankings, Anzal is recognised as a “Market Leader” in the UAE across four separate categories (Capital Markets: Debt, Islamic Finance, Capital Markets: Derivatives, Banking and Capital Markets: Structured Finance and Securitisation).

In the Legal 500 2022 rankings, Anzal is recognised as a “Leading Individual” for Capital Markets in the UAE.

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Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 1999


LLB, Law, Birmingham City University, 1994

LPC, Oxford Institute of Legal Practice, 1995

LLM, International Business Law, University of Manchester, 1996