Adam Pierson > White & Case LLP > Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates > Lawyer Profile

White & Case LLP
16th Floor, Al Sila Tower, Abu Dhabi Global Market Square
PO Box # 128616, Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
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Partner

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Lawyer Rankings

Saudi Arabia > Banking and finance

(Next Generation Partners)

Adam Pierson – The Law Office of Megren M. Al-Shaalan in cooperation with White & Case

Saudi Arabia > Projects and energy

(Leading individuals)

Adam PiersonThe Law Office of Megren M. Al-Shaalan in cooperation with White & Case

The Law Office of Megren M. Al-Shaalan in cooperation with White & Case continues to be instructed on major deals in the Saudi energy market for leading clients including Saudi Aramco. The team advises on multimillion-dollar matters and has strength in the mining, power, and oil and gas sectors. Doug Peel is the head of the Middle Eastern practice group and advises on project transactions alongside Adam Pierson. Riyadh-based Ivan Paskal and Alec Johnson are also key names to note.

United Arab Emirates > Infrastructure and projects (including project finance)

White & Case LLP‘s Antoine Cousin specialises in advising sponsors, lenders and governments on energy and infrastructure projects, PPPs and joint ventures. Adam Pierson has a strong background advising Saudi clients and Yasser Riad in the project development and finance group has a particular focus on water desalination and renewable energy work. Alexander Malahias is praised for his ‘unprecedented client engagement‘. At the associate level, Jennifer Riddle‘s support on deals has been ‘instrumental‘.

United Arab Emirates > Oil, gas and natural resources

White & Case LLP has a broad offering and operates particularly closely in the Saudi Arabian oil, gas and natural resources markets. Michael Watson has relocated to London but remains active in the market and is an expert in all downstream-related transactions. The firm has a sizeable practice that includes project finance specialists Antoine Cousin and Adam Pierson.