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September 21, 2017

King & Spalding Named Best Law Firm at Islamic Finance News Law Awards 2017

DUBAI, Sept. 21, 2017 — King & Spalding was named Law Firm of the Year at the Islamic Finance News’ IFN Law Awards 2017 and also picked up the award for Private Equity Firm of the Year.

For the Best Law Firm Award, IFN cited the firm’s strong showing across numerous categories, including real estate, project finance, mergers and acquisitions and capital markets. The publication said the firm’s “leadership in developing the Saudi REIT market is a “major achievement” and claimed the firm was “a market leader in Islamic finance”.

The firm also won the Private Equity Firm of the Year accolade and received honorable mentions in the Real Estate, Asset Management, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Capital Markets categories.

About King & Spalding
Celebrating more than 130 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with 1,000 lawyers in 20 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has handled matters in over 160 countries on six continents and is consistently recognized for the results it obtains, uncompromising commitment to quality, and dedication to understanding the business and culture of its clients. More information is available at