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Phone: +965 22412050
Email:  b@kbh.com.kw


  • LLB Cairo University

Practice Areas:

  • Banking and finance
  • Corporate and commercial
  • Investments and securities
  • Insolvency
  • Litigation
  • Restructuring


  • President of the Arbitration Centre of the Kuwait Bar Association
  • Kuwait Bar Association
  • Kuwait Lawyers Association
  • Board Member - Al Safwa Group Holding Co. K.S.C.C
  • Board Member - KMCH

Basem Al Muthafer


Basem is the Partner of the Kuwait office and has extensive litigation experience in corporate, finance and banking, arbitration, bankruptcy and debt recovery. He advises on project finance transactions, tax structures, acquisitions, private equity transactions (including acting for various funds and target companies), joint ventures, partnerships and shareholder's arrangements and capital management structures, acting for investment and commercial banks in Kuwait.

He took his LLB from Cairo University and has been called to the Bar, Kuwait in 1993. He started Basem M. Al Muthafer Law Bureau in 1999 and later in 2010 changed the firm’s name to KBH Kaanuun.

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