01 Apr 2019

Leading UAE law firm Hadef & Partners welcomes new Engineering & Construction partner

Authored by: Hadef & Partners press office

Leading independent UAE law firm Hadef & Partners welcomes Paul Suckling as a Partner into the Engineering & Construction team. Paul joins following a period as in-house counsel for an international contractor and has over 16 years’ experience in the Middle East.

A dual-qualified solicitor and quantity surveyor; Paul specialises in construction litigation.

A major facet of Paul’s practice involves acting for clients in a Project Counsel role. This entails being active throughout the Project’s various phases, be it advising on the formulation and negotiation of all contract documentation, contractual and legal issues as they arrive, through to the final account process of a Project, as well as running big ticket arbitrations in the Gulf region.

Sadiq Jafar, Managing Partner of the Dubai office of Hadef & Partners commented:

We are pleased to further strengthen our Engineering & Construction team with the appointment of Paul. His vast regional experience and his ability to understand both the technical and commercial issues involved in construction matters ensures he provides