For over 20 years, Ms Mona E Dajani has been counsel to many of the world’s most prominent development and investment companies in connection with hundreds of successful infrastructure, real estate and energy transactions and projects in conventional and Islamic equity and debt transactions. She represents sovereign wealth funds, private equity funds, export credit agencies, investment funds, governments, banks, developers, institutional investors, lenders, pension fund advisers, contractors and asset management companies with respect to a wide range of shariah-compliant finance and investment transactions across the core practice areas of banking, project finance, capital markets, restructuring, M&A, investment funds and dispute resolution. She has expertise in structuring, documenting and negotiating complex transactions and developing innovative shariah-compliant techniques, including finance, regulation, project and asset finance, hedging and swap transactions, funds and other structures, including sukuk issues.
Ms Dajani has been Recognized as a leading lawyer by The Best Lawyers in America (2013–present), The Legal 500, IFLR1000, Rising Legal Stars, Law 360, and other publications. She is an active director on the American Council of Renewable Energy (since 2015), The Energy Lawyers Network, and the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN). And, is Vice Chair, Project Finance of the Energy Infrastructure & Siting Committee of the American Bar Association. Ms Dajani is admitted to practice in New York, Illinois and is SRA Registered Foreign Lawyer in England and Wales.
Ms Dajani is a regular contributor and commentator for CNN Radio, POLITICO, Bloomberg Energy, The FT, FOX News, the New York Times, the Washington Post, National Public Radio and USA Today, among others.