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Yousef Shakah

Associate
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Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

London, England
    Local Time: Saturday 05:31

Practice Expertise

  • Energy and Infrastructure
  • Project Finance and Development
  • Construction
  • Middle East

Areas of Practice

  • Construction
  • Energy and Infrastructure
  • Middle East
  • Project Finance and Development

Profile

Yousef’s practice focuses on energy and infrastructure projects.

Yousef has considerable experience in construction and finance matters, including experience with a wide range of project contracts and documentation.

Before joining the firm, Yousef trained and practiced at a Silver Circle firm in London, where his work was primarily focused on drafting and negotiating construction contracts, acting for developers of commercial and high-end residential projects in London.

Prior to practicing law, Yousef was a civil engineer and worked on the construction of real estate and infrastructure projects in the United Arab Emirates, Jordan and Yemen.

Relevant Experience

  • Advising the project company of a petrochemical plant in Saudi Arabia, on gas supply agreements and product marketing agreements.
  • Advising an international developer on the procurement strategy, through the development phase (including development financing) and up to practical completion, of two high-end residential projects in central London.
  • Advising the development arm of a prominent international real estate fund on the building contracts and agreements for lease relating to two office refurbishment projects in London.

Education
BE, American University of Beirut, Civil Engineering, 2007

Areas of Practice

  • Construction
  • Energy and Infrastructure
  • Middle East
  • Project Finance and Development

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