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Shearman & Sterling LLP

ETIHAD TOWERS, OFFICE TOWER 3, 21ST FLOOR, CORNICHE ROAD, PO BOX 2948, ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Tel:
Work +971 2 410 8100
Fax:
Fax +971 2 626 8933
Web:
www.shearman.com

Alex Bevan

Tel:
Work +971 2 410 8121
Email:
Web:
www.shearman.com/
Shearman & Sterling LLP

Work Department

International Arbitration

Position

Partner in Shearman & Sterling's International Arbitration practice, Managing Partner of the firm's Abu Dhabi office and head of the firm’s Construction practice.

Career

Alex Bevan is a partner in Shearman & Sterling’s International Arbitration practice. Alex advises and represents clients in complex international arbitration proceedings arising out of construction and development projects, investments, acquisitions and joint ventures. These disputes arise in a range of industries, in particular infrastructure, power, oil and gas and telecoms. Alex also serves as Arbitrator in international arbitration proceedings.

Languages

English and Spanish

Member

  • Co-Chair, SIAC User’s Middle East Council
  • Member, LCIA
  • Member, International Arbitration Institute (IAI)
  • Member, ICC UAE Committee on Arbitration
  • Member, Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)
  • Member, Spanish Arbitration Club (Club Español del Arbitraje)

Education

  • The College of Law, Chester, Legal Practice Course, 1997 (Commendation)
  • The College of Law, Chester, Common Professional Examination, 1996 (Commendation)
  • University of Southampton, B.A., 1995, Combined Honours Politics and Spanish/Latin American Studies (1st Class Hons)


Saudi Arabia

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Shearman & Sterling in association with Dr. Sultan Almasoud & Partners handles a variety of commercial contract disputes and arbitration in the retail and real estate sectors. Managing partner Sultan Almasoud focuses on local disputes, while Alex Bevan heads Shearman & Sterling LLP's international arbitration group in the Abu Dhabi office.

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United Arab Emirates

Construction

Within: Construction

At Shearman & Sterling LLP, Alex Bevan in Abu Dhabi handles construction disputes concerning major office developments, major oil and gas developments and other asset classes. The firm has a number of "Abu Dhabi Inc" clients. Alexander Nordang and David Hume are notable senior associates.

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