For more than a century, our firm has been a leading provider of legal services to the energy industry, including oilfield services, exploration and development, LNG, renewable energy and conventional power projects. We opened our Dubai office in 2013 to better serve the global needs of our clients, and to continue to expand our capabilities and worldwide reach.
Dubai is the principal hub for advising our clients in the following regions:
Commonwealth of Independent States / FSU
Our firm offers each client the benefit of our regional focus and global prominence in energy and infrastructure projects. Our team has worked on assignments throughout the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, including in the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Pakistan, Nigeria, and Tanzania.
The Dubai legal team has acted for a diverse range of clients including government authorities, exploration and production companies, energy services companies, equity funds, and companies with advanced technology and know-how.
We use our market knowledge and best-practice approach to advise clients on project development and structuring, transactional documentation and in relation to their business expansion in the region.
Year this Office was Established: 2013
Lawyers Worldwide: more than 1000
Areas of Practice
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