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Shirley Allen


About Shirley

Shirley is a Partner with extensive experience of oil and gas work having spent six years working in-house for an international services company before joining private practice. Shirley has advised clients in both the upstream and services sectors of the UKCS and has been particularly involved in sale and purchase agreements, joint operating agreements, unitisation and unit operating agreements, pipeline crossing agreements, transportation agreements, decommissioning security agreements and has provided general advice on the sale, purchase and transfer of assets in the UKCS and beyond. 

Shirley has provided training seminars for Oil & Gas UK. Shirley has also provided bespoke training courses on contracting in the UKCS to clients and has been a guest lecturer at The Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen


B.A.(Hons) Law & Management – The Robert Gordon University

Diploma in Legal Practice – University of Aberdeen

LLM – Masters in Law - The Robert Gordon University

Law Society of Scotland

Law Society of England & Wales