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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

ABU DHABI GLOBAL MARKET SQUARE, AL SILA TOWER, 21ST FLOOR, PO BOX 55069 ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
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Work +971 2 406 8500
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United Arab Emirates

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United Arab Emirates

Within Banking and finance, tier 4

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP’s team gives ‘to the point, succinct advice without superfluous commentary’. Counsel Catriona McDevitt advises on major cross-border conventional and shari’ah-compliant banking transactions.

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Within Construction, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a third tier firm,

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP’s two partners cover all matters pertaining to the construction of commercial, residential and large-scale infrastructure projects. In Abu Dhabi, the firm acts for various prestigious clients including Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority. Shawn Davis is ‘extremely responsive to client needs and a very thorough lawyer’.

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Within Corporate and M&A, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a third tier firm,

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is ‘competitive from a pricing standpoint, and represents a solid value-for-money proposition to clients’. Clients recommend corporate lead partner Chadi Salloum, Tamer Soliman, and Abu Dhabi head Natasha Kohne, who is ‘highly responsive, strategic and nuanced in her thinking’. The firm has strong relationships with Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth funds and other government-related entities such as the Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority.

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Within Projects and energy, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a third tier firm,

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP’s oil and gas specialist Shawn Davis is ‘commercially pragmatic, very thorough and has a deep understanding of local law’.

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