Omar Nazif is an associate in the San Diego office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s Finance Department. Prior to joining the San Diego office, Mr. Nazif was an associate in the firm’s Dubai, London and San Francisco offices.
Mr. Nazif represents financial institutions, sponsors and developers in connection with all phases of the development and financing of domestic and international energy and hospitality projects, including gas, wind, solar and geothermal energy projects. Mr. Nazif’s experience includes structuring and negotiating financing arrangements, project contracts and joint ventures, as well as advising on mergers and acquisitions of energy projects.
Mr. Nazif holds the Islamic Finance Qualification issued by the UK’s Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment.
Before attending law school, Mr. Nazif worked as a software developer for four years, focusing on developing logistics and medical software.