AS&H | Omar Rashid



Omar Rashid


Practice area M&A corporate
Tel +966 11 481 9720

Omar Rashid is a Partner in the Corporate practice in Riyadh.

He has a broad range of corporate experience including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, public takeovers, equity investments and initial public offerings.

Relevant experience
Career & qualifications
  • Cambridge University (BA & MA, Law) 1995
  • Cambridge University (LLM, Public International Law) 1996
  • Admitted as a barrister to Middle Temple 1997
  • Tenant, Radcliffe Chambers, Lincoln's Inn 1997
  • Linklaters LLP London, New York and Dubai 2000
  • Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales 2004
  • Seconded to Morgan Stanley, London 2004-05
  • Seconded to RBS, Dubai 2009
  • Joined Clifford Chance 2010
  • Partner since 2012
  • Seconded to AS&H 2016

  • Speaks English and Urdu
Awards and citations
  • Omar Rashid is recommended for his corporate advice.
    Source: IFLR1000 2014: Saudi Arabia – Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Omar Rashid is the main partner in Riyadh for equity capital markets work.
    Source: Legal500 2013: Saudi Arabia – Capital Markets
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