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Squire Patton Boggs

ABU DHABI GLOBAL MARKET SQUARE, AL SILA TOWER, LEVEL 21, PO BOX 764700, ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
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Work +971 2 651 5900
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United Arab Emirates

Construction
Construction - ranked: tier 4

Squire Patton Boggs

At Squire Patton Boggs, Thomas Wilson represents number of government-backed employers in complex disputes over major infrastructure projects.

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Dispute resolution: arbitration and international litigation
Dispute resolution: arbitration and international litigation - ranked: tier 3

Squire Patton Boggs

At Squire Patton Boggs, Alain Farhad represents Investment Group Private Limited in a dispute before the DIFC courts with Standard Chartered over alleged loan defaults. Farhad is also part of a multi-office team acting for the Croatian government in defence of an Energy Charter Treaty case brought by MOL. Finance disputes are another area of expertise, while Thomas Wilson is active in constructions disputes. Recently promoted partner Rich Gibbon handles US regulatory and sanctions work.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 3

Squire Patton Boggs

Squire Patton Boggs stands out for its 'good regional coverage'. Middle East employment head Sarah Lawrence, who is 'responsive, practical and efficient', advises on a wide range of labour, employment and immigration law, with notable expertise in senior executive appointments and terminations, transactional support matters and cross-border issues. Clients include AXA Insurance (Gulf) and Rockwell Collins.

Next Generation Partners

Sarah Lawrence - Squire Patton Boggs

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Energy and infrastructure
Energy and infrastructure - ranked: tier 4

Squire Patton Boggs

Squire Patton Boggs has a particular strength in advising government-backed clients across the region. Douglas Smith has rail megaproject expertise, while Shane Wilson separately advised the lenders to a consortium bidding for a reverse osmosis desalination plant. The practice also grew with the recruitment of Leroy Levy from King & Spalding LLP.

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