Andrew Metcalf is a partner in the Middle East and 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 two-and-a-half years. Over the past 15 years, he has represented a number of clients in shariah-compliant finance and investment transactions, including private equity acquisitions, real estate transactions, working capital financing, structured and subordinated financings, and letter of credit/guarantee facilities. He has also represented financial institutions and their customers in connection with domestic and international finance transactions, including secured and unsecured credit facilities, asset-based loan facilities, structured financings, project financings, bridge financings, acquisition credits, participations, syndications, subordinated debt facilities, letter of credit facilities and other credit-related transactions.