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

Shehab Mamdouh

Shehab Mamdouh is a litigation and shipping specialist with over 12 years of experience in the UAE and has been with Fichte & Co since 2013. He has a law degree from the Faculty of Law at Alexandria University in Egypt and is a member of the Egyptian Bar Association.

Dr. Laura Voda

Dr. Laura Voda is part of the corporate and commercial practice group at the Dubai office of the firm. She has over 10 years’ experience in the region and has advised clients on a wide range of corporate and commercial matters including international transactions, cross border M&A, regulatory and compliance, ventures, business expansions and real estate.

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.

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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