Nick is Senior Associate in the firm's Construction Advisory & Disputes team in Dubai with numerous years of contentious litigation experience.
He is a qualified Barrister and has previously practiced at Lincoln's Inn and has diverse experience in advising on complex disputes across construction, commercial, property, insurance, professional negligence, and infrastructure.
Since moving to the Middle East in 2014 he has specialised in advising on large scale international infrastructure disputes in the power, refining and construction space and has also advised on large insurance and multi-jurisdiction fraud cases.
Nick has acted for international contractors on arbitrations in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Iraq and UAE. Nick has also acted for a range of owners/developers and has extensive experience of working with the FIDIC suite of contracts in the region.
Partner, Head of Middle East
Reza advises private, public and affordable housing provider clients on development planning matters and has extensive experience on large-scale residential, sporting, regeneration and mixed-use schemes, including providing specialist advice on contentious planning matters.
Benedikt is member of the TMT team and advises on telecommunications law. For his PhD, he dealt with product liability in the Internet of Things, and he has experience in the field of connected car services.
James is an experienced corporate M&A adviser with expertise in private equity M&A. James has accumulated years of experience working with institutions, founders and management teams on private equity and strategic trade transactions, both national and international.
Michelle works within the risk advisory group with a particular focus on technology, media and telecommunications. Michelle advises domestic and international clients on a broad range of legal topics, including (European) e-commerce/platform laws, privacy/data related matters, media laws, freedom of speech and intellectual property in general.