Philip is the head of the Property and Hospitality team in the Middle East, having practised in the region since 2006. He and his team regularly advise on the region's largest and most complex real estate, development, hospitality, education and infrastructure projects. His clients include: governments, master/sub developers, leading hotel owners/operators, education owners/operators, international/local investors, global contractors and corporations.
Philip Corfield-Smith is praised for his 'strong sector knowledge and proactive attitude' to work concerning a range of real estate assets.
We were very impressed with Philip Corfield-Smith. We were impressed with his capacity to work, his stamina in negotiations, his knowledge of the market and also his business acumen.
Joe Barchini - Partner & COO, Swiss International Scientific School
Pinsent Masons advises on purchase of Northern Ireland’s first major energy storage project
Tom heads up the firm's financial services practice in the Middle East. He is a member of the firm's global fintech and blockchain teams. He advises insurers, banks, intermediaries, asset managers, fintech start-ups and regulators on all aspects of their business throughout the region.
Damian is head of the Commercial Litigation and Compliance team in the Gulf region.
Tim leads our Finance and Projects practice in the Middle East.
Gurmeet has 20 years’ experience in legal practice and has practiced law in the Middle East region since 2007. She has advised public and private clients on infrastructure and energy projects with a particular focus on renewable energy, water and power projects. Gurmeet joined the board of the Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA) in 2017.