Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers
Adam Fadian, Elliott Sawford, Ahmad Ma’Abreh,Chris Angus and Hayden Cameron.

Allen & Overy’s new partners

Allen & Overy has announced the promotion of 30 new partners across its global network, effective from May 1, 2021. The new partners represent 16 of the firm’s international offices, with 66 per cent of the...

Faisal Attia & Pamela McDonald

Pinsent Masons announces 2021 partner promotions

Pinsent Masons has announced the promotion of 19 individuals to its partnership, taking effect from May 1, 2021. The Middle East practice sees the promotions of Faisal Attia who is head of litigation, Middle East based...


Dentons appoints Mhairi Main Garcia as Middle East head of ETI

Dentons has appointed Dubai-based partner Mhairi Main Garcia as head of Energy, Transport and Infrastructure (ETI) for the Middle East. A corporate and commercial lawyer specialising in project development and M&A in the energy and infrastructure sectors, Garcia...


Simmons expands E&I capability in the Middle East

Simmons & Simmons announced that its Middle East team has expanded with the appointment of Tina Blazquez-Lopez as MEA Head Energy & Infrastructure on January 4, 2021 in its Dubai office. Blazquez-Lopez will be working closely...


Hadef & Partners announces five Partner promotions for 2021

Hadef & Partners announced five new Partner appointments across the Abu Dhabi and Dubai offices. The following lawyers have been promoted which was effective January 1, 2021. Rachel Hill, partner and head of employment has over...


Norton Rose Fulbright appoints Mohammed Paracha as head of Middle East

Norton Rose Fulbright announced the appointment of Mohammed Paracha as head of Middle East. Mohammed Paracha will succeed Deirdre Walker, who has held this leadership role since 2017 and continues with the firm as a disputes partner. A partner at Norton Rose Fulbright...


Dechert expands with restructuring partner Adam Plainer

Dechert LLP announced that Adam Plainer will be joining the firm’s London office as global co-chair of its financial restructuring group. Plainer is one of the UK’s leading restructuring lawyers, with experience advising debtors, creditors, and insolvency professionals in connection with the most...

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