Our People

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

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.

Key Transactions:

  • Advising a Kuwait based company with listing on the PLUS Stock Exchange
  • Advising Securities Group on setting up various funds in Kuwait
  • Acting for a regional bank on the establishment of its operations in Kuwait and the drafting of its corporate and retail lending documents    

Our People

DK Singh

Basem Al Muthafer

Haifa Khunji

Bushra Ahmed

Patrick Dillon-Malone

Sohaila Abdul Rahman

Karen Kilgallen 

Robert Whitehead

Stincy Joseph 

Stephanie Dubreuil

Ali Al Shamlawi

Abdulla Al Buflaseh

Thamer F. Al Hadiah

Muatasem Agha

Khalid Sweidan