Press releases

AS&H named Saudi Arabian Law Firm of the Year at the IFLR Middle East 2021 Awards

Abuhimed Alsheikh Alhagbani Law Firm (AS&H) in co-operation with Clifford Chance won the prestigious “Law Firm of the Year – Saudi Arabia” at the IFLR Middle East Awards ceremony held on 27 October 2021 in Dubai. AS&H has now won this accolade three times in the five years since its launch and remains the only Saudi law firm to retain this title.

AS&H also won the Domestic Deal of the Year for its work on the NCB - Samba Merger, besides being shortlisted in a number of other award categories for its work across a range of high profile Saudi Arabian matters.

In addition, Clifford Chance enjoyed a successful evening by winning the Debt and Equity-Linked Team of the Year award as well as the Project Finance Deal of the Year and the Domestic Deal of the Year awards. Clifford Chance senior associate Alekhya Prakash also won the Rising Star award.

The ceremony was held at the Mandarin Oriential in Dubai and was attended by senior industry professionals from across the Middle East.