George is a Partner specialising in international projects and transactions in the energy sector. He splits his time between our London and Dubai offices.
Prior to moving back into private practice, George spent several years as an in-house lawyer at a leading global oil field services company and then on secondment at an oil major. George has lived and worked in the Middle East for many years and much of his work involves supporting clients in the Africa and Middle East regions.
George has considerable experience acting for national oil companies, independent E&P companies and contractors. In addition, he has represented governments, private developers and contractors in the power and utilities sectors for many years.
George is regularly invited to speak at industry conferences. He is past member of the Middle East Committee of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators and of the Board of the Iraq-Britain Business Council. He is regularly recommended in Legal 500, Chambers and Who's Who Legal.