About Zain Shaheed

Zain Shaheed is the head of the litigation and arbitration practice at S&A Lawyers LLP and handles contentious banking and finance matters. He began working in the City of London at the height of the financial crisis, where he was involved in landmark disputes relating to the LIBOR/TIBOR fixing scandal, the interest rate swaps scandal, and the subsequent implementation of voluntary remediation programmes of large financial institutions run by the Financial Conduct Authority of the United Kingdom. Zain has also advised large wealth fund managers, clearing houses, banks and other financial institutions in relation to disputes arising out of complex trust structures, CDOs, fx products and high-risk trading items such as indices and CFDs, in addition to advising on disputes relating to more conventional facilities.