Banks & Insurance

G & J Law firm has an established practice advising banks, securities dealers, insurance and reinsurance companies, and other financial institutions in Oman and around the world. Our clients trust us to assist them with both regulatory and commercial issues.

Members of our group also regularly act for lenders and borrowers on debt financings, including complex debt structuring and restructuring transactions.

Our extensive work and cooperation with numerous financial institutions ensure that we are at the forefront of the latest developments in the industry.

We have built a highly regarded practice in regulatory matters. Our extensive experience ranges from setting up banks to establishing branches and representative offices of foreign financial institutions. We draw on our expertise for transactions, and in this area we advise our clients on mergers and acquisitions from share deals to acquisitions of divisions and client portfolios.

We represent financial institutions and other public companies in compliance with the Muscat Security Market enforcing rules and regulations. The scope of our work includes:

Advice in regulatory matters
Licensing of banks, securities dealers, insurance companies and other financial institutions
Establishing branches and representative offices
Drafting banking agreements and documentation
Legal & compliance issues
Cross-border business
Enforcement proceedings before regulatory authorities
Representation of clients in civil and criminal procedures
Structuring and drafting credit facilities and security packages
Corporate transactions in the financial industry

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Yousuf Al Ghafri and Issam Al Jandali Law Firm (G & J Law Firm) is an independent law firm with its office in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. The firm was founded in 1981 under the name of Al Fayha Legal Consultants, later on converted into Hatim Al Taie Legal Consultants...


P.O. Box 544, P.C.118
Al Harthy Complex
Sultanate of Oman

Telephone: +968 24 566911
+968 24 566912
Fax: +968 24 566913