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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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United Arab Emirates

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United Arab Emirates

Within Banking and finance, tier 4

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP represented Tennenbaum Capital Partners and Deutsche Bank in the $60m financing for Kawa Solar Holdings. Abu Dhabi based counsel Catriona McDevitt advises on major cross-border finance matters.

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

Natasha Kohne heads the team at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, which includes senior counsel Shawn Davis, who is ‘very good at finding solutions’, and Marc Hammerson, who divides his time between London and Dubai.

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Within Corporate and M&A, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & 3 Feld LLP is a third tier firm,

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has a leading presence in highly competitive sectors such as energy and oil and gas, and has strong relationships with Abu Dhabi based sovereign wealth funds and other government-related entities. Key clients include Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority, Gulf Capital and TRAC Development Group. Chadi Salloum has experience representing sovereign wealth funds, multinational companies, government-related entities and financial institutions. Shawn Davis, Wael Jabsheh and Nidal Daraiseh are also recommended.

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Within Energy and infrastructure, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & 3 Feld LLP is a third tier firm,

At Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, Marc Hammerson divides his time between Dubai and London and has extensive experience advising energy companies in upstream and downstream oil and gas and power. Senior counsel Shawn Davis is another name to note. Representative clients include Gulf Capital, Palestine Power Generating Company and Abu Dhabi National Energy Company.

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