The banking sector is developing rapidly in Afghanistan.
A highly regulated and evolving sector, financial institutions face a wide range of operational, regulatory, and legal challenges.
Kakar Advocates are at the forefront of banking and finance law.
Our attorneys have in-depth expertise in virtually all aspects of banking law, including:
Kakar Advocates provides in-depth expertise to conventional banks, Islamic banks, banks with an Islamic window, and non-banking financial institutions (NBFIs).
We review finance contracts for consistency with Afghan laws and sharia principles, advise on international best practices, and consult on policies and strategy.
Kakar Advocates is highly regarded in Afghanistan’s banking sector. Managing Partner, Kawun Kakar, served as Chairman of the Board of Supervisors to a state-owned commercial bank. Our Senior Legal Advisor also served as General Counsel and Director of the Secretariat of the Central Bank.
Our experts have: