ProfessionPartner, RIAA Barker Gillette
Bilal Shaukat is recommended as a leading lawyer by prestigious legal directories, Mr Shaukat is Partner-in-Charge of the firm’s Karachi office. His chief areas of focus include project finance, mergers and acquisitions and competition laws. He has extensive experience in developing power projects, including renewable energy projects. Mr Shaukat is presently advising numerous companies in relation to setting up wind, solar, and coal based power projects in Pakistan.
He regularly advises major clients (including the KSE 100, multinational companies, financial institutions and insurance companies) on company laws, banking laws and income tax.
Mr Shaukat has successfully advised clients on major acquisitions and takeovers across a range of sectors. He has particular expertise in advising on both conventional and Islamic finance agreements. He regularly assists banks in Pakistan with structuring their finance and security documentation for various projects.
EducationCardiff University, BVC, 1999London School of Economics, MSc, 1998University of Hull, LLB (Hons), 1997University of Punjab, BA, 1994