Level 8, Building 6
Emaar Square, Sheikh Zayed Road
PO Box 53934 Dubai
United Arab Emirates
Office Telephone: +971 4 423 0555
Office Fax: +971 4 425 7941
Direct Dial (Dubai): +971 4 423 0548
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Jane specialises in construction and engineering and dispute resolution, with over nine years' worth of GCC experience. Jane's practice has largely focused on construction and engineering disputes on a variety of different projects, such as sports stadiums, residential, hotel, medical facilities and mixed-use developments.
Jane has experience of arbitration under local and international arbitration rules, in addition to extensive experience of instructing local lawyers to act in court proceedings on a range of matters ancillary to construction arbitration disputes. Jane also provides non-contentious construction advice, in the negotiation and drafting of a range of construction contracts, and advice during the lifecycle of a project.
Jane has also advised and acted on behalf of banking, finance and telecoms clients in local court and arbitration proceedings in the region.
Jane is named as a recommended construction lawyer in Legal 500.
Jane is a qualified lawyer in England and Wales.
Recent work includes:
- Advising a joint venture main contractor on claims arising out of a large-scale complex medical facility in Abu Dhabi.
- Defending a major Abu Dhabi based developer on a complex, high value ICC arbitration arising out of a mixed-use project with the sums in dispute in the region of AED 1 billion.
- Acting for a major contractor on an award-winning (and successful) AED 1.5 billion ad hoc arbitration pursuant to UNCITRAL Rules in Dubai, UAE against the employer.
- Representation of a regional telecoms operator against its regulator in a successful, landmark statutory arbitration securing a final award in favour of the operator which included an award of costs.