Zeyad Khoshaim


Zeyad Khoshaim is the managing partner of Khoshaim & Associates. He is qualified in New York, California, Washington DC, and Saudi Arabia.

He specializes in advising corporate multinationals on raising funds, structuring, financing, and litigating major projects, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions in Saudi Arabia.

For 15 years, he has advised and led on some of Saudi Arabia’s highest profile energy –petrochemical – oil and gas – related projects, acted on arbitrations and litigation, including securities litigation and banking matters.

Zeyad obtained a Bachelor of Engineering from Vanderbilt University and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Vanderbilt University Law School.

Zeyad also obtained a Management of Law Firms certificate from Harvard Law School Executive Education.

“Zeyad Khoshaim is noted for his ‘very impressive knowledge and experience’, and for his effective blend of international standards and understanding of the local market.”
CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2015 (CAPITAL MARKETS SAUDI ARABIA)

“Zeyad Khoshaim was described by one referee as ‘a great asset’ who ‘can really speak with a lot of authority on how things should be done and how to navigate a project through regulation’.”
CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2015 (SAUDI ARABIA CORPORATE/ COMMERCIAL)

The “extremely strong” Zeyad Khoshaim is highly skilled in handling joint ventures, M&A, capital markets and general corporate matters. Clients appreciate his bilingual capabilities, international experience and local knowledge.
CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2014 – SAUDI ARABIA – CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL