Megat Hizaini Hassan
The resident authority on Islamic finance who leads on the majority of its Sukuk mandates
Noted by market commentators for his extensive focus on Islamic finance, Megat has been recognised as one of the leading lawyers in his area of practice, through publications such as the International Financial Law Review’s Guide to the World’s Leading Islamic Finance Lawyers and Expert Guides, Legal 500, Chambers Asia as well as Islamic Finance News’ Leading Lawyers Directory.
He covers a wide range of structures, including Murabahah and Ijarah transactions. He is especially active in assisting banks with debt restructuring issues. Clients have noted his “knowledge and experience in applying Shariah concepts are indeed valuable”.
Megat advises clients on issues pertaining to the legal and regulatory framework, as well as matters relating to applicable Shariah standards for Islamic financial or investment transactions.
Megat was recently ranked “Band 3” in Banking & Finance by Chambers Asia-Pacific 2022 and as a "Leading Individual" on The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022 rankings.
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