Oil and gas in Kuwait

ASAR - Al Ruwayeh & Partners

ASAR - Al Ruwayeh & Partners has experience of construction mandates involving oil refinery projects, and regularly advises on corporate restructuring, offshore supply contracts and commercial distribution agreements in the oil and gas industry. Key individuals include Sam Habbas and Ahmed Barakat.

International Counsel Bureau

International Counsel Bureau advises on the full range of commercial, environmental and regulatory issues arising from the construction and operation of oil refineries and production facilities. Names to note include Ghazi M. Al Qahtani and managing partner Abdul Rahman R. Al Haroun, the latter of whom assisted with the establishment of Equate Petrochemical Company.

Al Markaz Law Firm

Al Markaz Law Firm is ‘very helpful in liaisons with government authorities’ and is also noted for its 'corporate and commercial expertise'. Advising on the finance and construction of oil projects and the establishment of joint ventures in the energy sector is a particular strength. Nadyn Saleh and Ayman Nada are recommended.

Meshari Al Osaimi Attorneys and Legal Consultants

Meshari Al Osaimi Attorneys and Legal Consultants has experience of project finance, the establishment of joint ventures and dispute resolution in the energy sector. Led by managing partner Meshari Mohamed Al Osaimi, the firm also has complementary skill sets in labour and tax law.