Salman Al-Sudairi, Chair of the Saudi Arabia Practice and Office Managing Partner of Latham & Watkins’ Riyadh office, is one of the leading corporate lawyers in Saudi Arabia, with a diverse practice helping regional and global clients navigate the Saudi Arabian and international capital markets.

Mr. Al-Sudairi, US and Saudi Arabian-qualified, handles a full range of transactions, including matters related to:

  • Capital markets
  • Islamic finance
  • Banking
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Private equity
  • Technology transactions
  • Venture capital
  • Project finance
  • Restructuring

He draws on more than two decades of experience advising clients in a wide range of industries, including energy, retail, manufacturing, defense, telecommunications, healthcare, and hospitality.

Bar Qualification

  • New York
  • Saudi Arabia


  • JD, Villanova University School of Law, 2003
    magna cum laude
  • BA, Lafayette College, 2000

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English