As the Energy and Infrastructure sector undergoes significant transformations in the Middle East, the need for cross-border expertise is required.
We understand the unique characteristics of the sector and provide expert assistance with the structuring, acquisition, financing and implementation of projects in the Region.
By combining a steadfast commitment to quality with unparalleled regional expertise, we deliver strategic commercial advice on a wide range of issues.
We help state-owned power generators, independent power providers, financial institutions, integrated public utilities, power marketers, contractors and project developers navigate through fluctuating market conditions and regulatory uncertainty.
Our team helps clients with acquisitions, divestitures, joint-ventures, development, construction, financing, operation, maintenance and other commercial transactions involving power generation and transmission assets.
We have extensive experience working with electric power producers on the design, implementation, operation and maintenance of the distribution network. We also advise electric companies on metering services in the Region.
From complex oil, gas, LNG and petrochemical transactions to regulatory compliance and daily operations, we help industry participants reach innovative and efficient solutions in a wide range of issues.
Our team helps clients with upstream exploration and production, midstream transportation and storage, downstream refining, trading, marketing and distribution.
We also provide advice on a wide range of transactional issues, including : financing arrangements, joint-ventures, partnerships, engineering, procurement and construction of oil & gas facilities.
Public-private partnerships allow the public sector to harness the expertise and capital of the private sector for the creation and management of infrastructure for public purposes.
Our lawyers are familiar with the recent regulatory framework adopted by several countries in the Middle East. They provide assistance with partnership agreements, project financing, construction issues and dispute resolution.
With over 40 years of experience in local court disputes and cross-border litigation our firm has all the necessary resources to handle complex proceedings throughout the Middle East.
We also provide industry-leading arbitration services and our experts handle international commercial arbitrations in connection with Energy & Infrastructure agreements as well as investment arbitrations arising under bilateral and multilateral investment treaties.