Edward Hills

Special Counsel

Hills, Edward

London

P: +44.20.7726.3427
F: +44.20.7726.3527
  • A major U.S. headquartered engineering and construction company in relation to various EPC, EPCM, PMC, engineering and joint venture arrangements in the energy and metals and mining sectors in the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australasia.*
  • A GCC privatization unit in relation to the privatization of various assets, including power and water facilities, ports, schools, healthcare, parking and sports clubs.*
  • A GCC civil aviation authority in respect of the development of international airports.*
  • The lenders in connection with the development and financing of an offshore gas field in the UAE.*
  • A UAE government owned entity in relation to the development of a downstream petrochemical project.*
  • A GCC national oil company in connection with the financing and development of a multi-billion dollar petrochemical project.*
  • An international contractor on its major subcontracts for the engineering, procurement and construction of a clean fuel project in the UAE.*
  • A Japanese bidder in connection with the development and financing of a Solar IPP project in Kuwait.*
  • The sponsors in connection with the development and financing of the first IWPP project in Kuwait.*
  • The GCC developer in relation to the refinancing of a wastewater treatment plant in Dubai.*
  • The owner in connection with project documentation for a seawater reverse osmosis plant in Saudi Arabia.*
  • The Middle East sponsor in connection with the development and proposed financing of a regional nuclear power project.*
  • The sponsors on the development and financing of aluminium smelter projects in Qatar and Oman.*
  • The sponsors in connection with the financing of a LNG facility in Qatar and in the associated financing of a regasification terminal in the United Kingdom.*
  • The lenders in connection with a project financing and the lead arrangers in connection with the proposed bond issuance of a world-scale aluminium smelter in the UAE.*
  • A UAE state owned entity in relation to the development and financing of various metals facilities in the UAE.*
  • The project sponsors in connection with the development and financing of an ammonia facility in Egypt.*
  • The mandated lead arrangers on the project financing of a university PPP project in the UAE (the deal was awarded "Middle East PPP Deal of the Year 2009" by Project Finance Magazine).*
  • The mandated lead arrangers on the project financing of a university PPP project in the UAE (the deal was awarded "Middle East PPP Deal of the Year 2008" by Project Finance Magazine).*
  • Purchasing consortium (comprising of three infrastructure funds) on the acquisition of three major ports in Saudi Arabia.*
  • The Government authority on several of the Abu Dhabi IWPP projects.*
  • An international consortium on its bid for the concession on a proposed Highway PPP Project in Abu Dhabi.*
  • The financiers in connection with the Islamic financing of various tankers and roll-on-roll-off vessels.*

*Prior to joining Baker Botts