The iSfin Global Islamic Finance group has grown to become the world’s leading islamic finance legal team.
Our global team offers a wide range of expertise spanning a variety of practice areas and jurisdictions. Our team's cross-jurisdictional sub-groups, whose specialisms include Banking & Finance, Corporate, Tax & Regulatory, work together to offer clients both co-ordinated and tailored legal advice.
With a specialist team in all key jurisdictions, plus access to an unmatched international network of specialists abroad, our lawyers have a detailed understanding of the conventional and religious legal principles governing Islamic Finance, evolving financing techniques and the latest trends and affecting development in this fast changing sector.
This unique knowledge base allows us to provide up-to-date legal advice on a large range of nuanced issues that arise during the structuring phase of any transaction.
- financial institutions
- conventional banks
- Islamic banks - locally
- central banks - internationally
- governments and public agencies
- corporations and companies
- sovereign funds
- wealthy individuals
Access to Islamic Finance networks enables the team - and its clients - to keep up to date with the latest trends and evolving techniques related to Islamic Finance.
Islamic Finance experts
iSfin lawyers are not only experts in their given practice areas but are Islamic finance experts as well.
They not only advise on major transactions and large-scale projects for banks, corporations and sovereigns, but also assist clients in developing innovative Islamic financial products in all practice areas.
Our experts are commended in all key global references including Chambers, Legal 500, PLC Which Lawyer, IFLR, BestLawyers, and others. Many of our lawyers have been nominated and named by the press as leading lawyers in the Islamic Banking & Finance sector.
Islamic Finance is, above all else, ethically driven. Using the correct Islamic principles, and the right advisers, any transaction can be conducted in a Shariah-compliant manner. The team works regularly with financial and industry experts and scholars across the globe to make sure we are compliant in such matters.