John Dewar is a partner in the London office of Milbank. He is a member of the firm’s global projects, energy and infrastructure finance group and leads the firm’s Islamic finance practice. John is widely recognised as a leading individual in his field by a number of Islamic finance lawyer journals, among them: Chambers UK (which designated him among the first tier in the UK), Chambers Global, The Legal 500, Who’s Who Legal: Project Finance and Euromoney’s Expert Guides (which ranks him among the top 30 lawyers in the world in their Best of the Best guide for Islamic finance). He has built an extremely broad practice and outstanding reputation for advising on the most innovative and significant ‘market-first’ transactions around the world, and has particular expertise in multi-sourced financings, including those involving Islamic institutions and multilateral and export credit agencies. John is also editor of International Project Finance Law and Practice published by Oxford University Press and co-author of that publication’s Islamic finance chapter.
Islamic Finance & Markets 2020
This volume provides an overview of key terms and concepts, and in-depth analysis and comment of the latest trends in 8 jurisdictions, all written by today's leading international Islamic finance experts.
Topics include: the extent and development of Islamic finance, specific policies of regulatory oversight, definitions and explanations of Islamic finance-specific terminology and financial products, guidelines and regulations for institutions and authorities, dispute procedures.
Published in September 2019, this edition features the following chapters:
- United Kingdom
- United States