Herbert Smith Freehills

Projects & Energy

Band 4Middle East-wideGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Compact project finance team with noted experience working for sponsors and developers. Undertakes projects across the GCC, and has further noteworthy expertise concerning Iran and Iraq. Also assists with a range of corporate agreements and investments in the energy sector, including in regard to solar projects. Staffs matters principally from Dubai, but with the input of lawyers throughout the firm's global network.


Clients laud that "they are proactive" and "they have top-quality lawyers."

Notable practitioners

Dubai-based Anthony Ellis heads the Middle East projects and finance team and is a key contact.

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