UAE – Five partners at global law firm Reed Smith have been recognised as the ‘world’s leading’ construction practitioners by Legal Media Group's Expert Guides – with the firm receiving the highest number of United Arab Emirates lawyers named in the category.

Rechtsanwälte: Sachin Kerur Michelle Nelson

The partners who have been recognised for their expertise in construction all sit within the firm’s Energy and Natural Resources Industry Group, these include: Sachin Kerur, office managing partner of the firm’s Middle East offices, Shourav Lahiri and Michelle Nelson (all UAE), and London-based partners Vincent Rowan and Peter Cassidy.

Reed Smith was one of the first international law firms to commit to building a presence in the United Arab Emirates. Its Abu Dhabi and Dubai offices have become the hub of the firm’s practice in the Middle East, South and Central Asia, and Africa.