Farid (Fred) Haroun is an associate in the Dubai office of Mayer Brown. He has extensive experience in commercial transactions and focuses on mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuring and restructuring, cross-border transactions, joint ventures and drafting, negotiation and settlement of associated documentation and commercial agreements. He also advises on company formation and the associated commercial contracts as well as compliance with UAE laws and regulations.
In addition, Fred has wide experience in conventional and Islamic banking and finance and regularly advises international clients on loan agreements, corporate finance and capital markets, investment funds, private equity and Islamic finance. He is also experienced in leasing and trade finance as well as other related commercial agreements and documentation in complex transactions.
Fred has handled various corporate and banking and finance matters in the UAE and regularly advises local and foreign entities on UAE and DIFC law as well as international banks, financial institutions.