New graduate Lubna Waheed joined the firm during the research period
General business law
Assisted Miri Housing Development Realty on its acquisition of a land lease to develop a hotel and water theme park in Hulhumalé, Maldives. The team also helped the client set up Waterfront Hotel and Leisure, a special purpose vehicle (SPV), to manage the project.
Acted for Blu Holdings on its acquisition of a resort on island of Haa Alifu Berinmadhoo. The team assisted in obtaining approvals from the Ministry of Tourism on the share transfer and lease transfer applications.
Addu Reef Fisheries, Deep Blue, Mache Investment, Shenzhen Sunpen Investment
“Prompt and efficient, reliable and always giving an honest opinion. They find solutions to a problem.” – Banking and finance, Construction, Labour and employment, Real estate
“Yasir is one of the best lawyers I have worked with. Always making himself available especially dealing with government departments and concluding deals with an outcome fair to both parties. For areas that he is uncertain, he does extensive research before providing his answer.” “Given he has worked for the government for years prior to him going private, his knowledge of the public sector, and many times when I am in meetings with him, he is well respected in the public sector as well as private sector.” - Ismail Yasir"