> Market entry corporate structuring and formation; on-going company administration

> Market exit & liquidation

> Joint ventures

> Domestic and cross-border M&A

> Foreign investment structuring, documentation and licensing (FIPPA)

> Sales, procurement, agency, distribution, manufacturing and franchising agreements

> Restructuring

> Regulatory, licensing and compliance matters

> Legal due diligence to support acquisitions, JVs, and other corporate matters

> Concession agreement drafting and negotiation

> Off-take contract drafting and negotiation

> EPC contract drafting and negotiation

> IPC negotiation

> Financing arrangements, including PPPs and private financings

> Public procurement, tenders and local content requirements

> Project-related regulation and licensing, including PPPs and private financings

> Land acquisition for projects

> Legal due diligence to support projects

> Lending, both conventional and Sharia-compliant, related security matters, and general banking

> Debt capital market transactions, including bonds, sukuk and ABS

> Private and public equity offerings including IPOs

> Investment fund formation, management and investments, both domestic and offshore

> Financial regulation and licensing matters

> Pre-proceeding disputes

We advise on dispute settlement mechanisms, court procedure, choice of forum and arbitration; assess and analyse a client’s position in contentious matters; obtain pre-proceeding interim measures and injunctions; and negotiate settlements.

> Litigation

We act as counsel before Iranian courts in civil and criminal matters; prepare statements of claim, defence and counterclaim; enforce domestic judgments; and obtain recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards.

> Arbitration

We act as local law experts in proceedings abroad; act as counsel or co-counsel in arbitration proceedings; and prepare notices of arbitration and submissions.

> Competition

> Employment and labour matters

> Free Trade-Industrial Zones (FTIZs) and Special Economic Energy Zones (SEEZs)

> Intellectual property

> Private client matters

> Product liability

> Real estate

> Taxation

> Trade, import, export and customs matters