Sameer is an associate in the Construction department.
Sameer has multi-jurisdictional exposure, having worked across two continents, spanning both the common and civil law systems. This, together with his experience both in private practice and in-house at one of the world's largest oil and energy companies, allows Sameer to be uniquely placed to understand client needs, and to effectively deliver solutions in a manner which takes into account commercial, cultural and regional nuances.
Prior to joining Herbert Smith Freehills, Sameer was seconded to Abu Dhabi, where he acted as in-house legal counsel for ADNOC Group advising on all aspects relating to oil and gas, construction and R&D.
Experience & expertise
- advising a large property asset management company in relation to fit-out and major demolition works over three properties across England, ranging between £5 million and £22 million
- advising the largest developer, manufacturer and distributor of marine electronics on the recent refurb and fit-out for its new office premises. Including preparation of full suite of contract documents
- advising Cain International and partners on the £680 million residential and mixed-use development at The Stage, Shoreditch
- advising Capco on its regeneration of Earl's Court in London, a 55-acre residential-led scheme on the site of the old exhibition halls, including suite of framework appointments.