AS&H | Khalid Al-Abdulkareem



Khalid Al-Abdulkareem

Senior Partner

Practice area M&A corporate
Tel +966 11 481 9740

Khalid is a Partner in our Corporate and Capital Markets practice.

He 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. Also, Khalid has extensive experience in advising in various real estate and employment laws. He drafted and reviewed various Saudi regulations and policies.

Relevant experience

Career & qualifications
  • Faculty member, Institute of Public Administration, 1987-1997
  • Legal Advisor, Royal Court, 1997-2002
  • Legal Advisor, The Court of the Crown Prince, 2000 - 2002
  • Senior Associate, Al-Jadaan & Partners Law Firm 2003
  • Partner, Al-Jadaan & Partners from 2008 to 2013
  • Partner, Clifford Chance from 2014 to 2018 (Seconded to AS&H 2016 to 2018)
  • Senior Partner, AS&H from 2019
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

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