Energy & Infrastructure - Fichte & Co

Our dedicated energy and infrastructure lawyers are known for innovative thinking when it comes to advice for energy companies, financial institutions, institutional investors, sponsors, governments and contractors on oil and gas exploration, energy production, mining projects, processing, refining and sale and purchase agreements, petrochemicals and dispute resolution matters.

Recent Cases:

  • A Saudi Arabian conglomerate on all aspects of a multijurisdictional M&A deal in the chemicals and fuel additives industry, involving the formation of a joint venture and the acquisition of entities in the UAE, Japan, and India as well as the bridge financing of a UAE and Japanese entity
  • A Norwegian oil and gas service company on structuring its business activities in the UAE and on anti-corruption compliance.
  • Assisted a client in negotiating a contract worth in excess of US$400 million with an oil company to furnish an FPSO unit and to provide training for their crew over the course of one year. Simultaneously, we negotiated the conversion contract with the yard, including the yard finance for the procedure. Upon finalisation of the agreements, we worked to assist the client in selecting the vessel and arranged the purchase.

For further information, please contact our expert Energy & Infrastructure Lawyers for professional legal advice on +971 (0)4 435 7577

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Corporate & Commercial Expertise

Priyasha Corrie

Priyasha Corrie has extensive work experience in the MENA and India region acting for multi-national and regional conglomerates, high net worth individuals, and local and smaller businesses in national and cross-border acquisitions, divestments, group restructurings, and corporate financing. Prior to joining Fichte & Co, Priyasha practiced corporate law in a top tier Indian law firm for over five years.

Jasmin Fichte

One of the GCC region’s most experienced legal experts, Jasmin founded Fichte & Co in Dubai in 2005. It has since grown into one of the Middle East’s most influential law firms, achieving numerous landmark judgments that have revolutionised legal practice in the UAE. It has been awarded a raft of prestigious regional and international accolades, including Shipping Law Firm of the Year 2015 in the UAE, and Maritime Law Firm of the Year 2016.

Mohamed Najib Zbiri

Najib is the General Manager of Fichte & Co and has been an integral part of the firm’s expansion. With a strong focus on corporate strategy and business development, he successfully led the firm’s management team and solidified Fichte’s presence in the GCC region and beyond.

Ravi P. Jawani

Ravi is Partner and Head of Shipping Department(contentious). He holds a LLM in Maritime Law from University of Southampton. Ravi has invaluable experience in the highly specialised practice areas of marine insurance, carriage of goods by sea and international trade law.

At Fichte & Co, Managing Partner Jasmin Fichte leads a team that is ‘impeccable, in all areas.’ It handles an array of high-value claims for international clients and government entities.

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