Blakes adds new Mideast team partner
Manama, July 14, 2014
Dr Saud Al Ammari Law Firm in association with Canada-based Blake, Cassels & Graydon has added partner Graham McLeod to its team in the Middle East.
McLeod joins the Al Khobar and Bahrain-based regional team from the firm's office in Toronto, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.
His experience is focused on infrastructure, commercial and procurement transactions with a particular emphasis on the development and implementation of public-private partnership (PPP) and alternative financing and procurement projects, areas of growth in the Middle East.
"We are delighted to welcome Graham to our growing team of international and regional legal experts in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain," Blakes Saudi Arabia and Middle East chair Dr Saud Al Ammari said.
"The move by such senior partners to the region further underscores our commitment to developing our practice here and deepening the expertise we are able to offer clients on the ground in the Middle East.
"Graham brings with him a wealth of experience and his move supports the knowledge transfer we aim to encourage across the Blakes network for the benefit of our clients and our ability to better serve them." - TradeArabia News Service