Practicing Islamic Finance in the Global Economy

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
276 (Cap:40)
Open To:
Dawne Peacock

Andrew Metcalf is a partner in the Middle East & Islamic Finance Practice Group in King & Spalding’s New York office. A graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, Mr. Metcalf joined King & Spalding after being in corporate practice in Cairo, Egypt, for 2½ years. Over the past fourteen years, he has represented a number of clients in Shari’ah-compliant finance and investment transactions, including corporate acquisitions, real estate transactions, working capital financing, structured and subordination financings, and letter of credit/guaranty facilities. He has also represented financial institutions and customers of financial institutions in connection with domestic and international finance transactions including secured and unsecured credit facilities, asset-based loan facilities, structured financings, project financings, bridge financings and other acquisition credits, participations and syndications, subordinated debt facilities, letter of credit facilities and other credit-related transactions.