Ibaad Hakim is an associate in the construction and engineering group based in the UAE and is a specialist in the development and financing of international construction projects.
Ibaad has considerable experience advising on major, high-end, petrochemical, oil and gas (offshore and onshore), infrastructure, and power projects, in the Middle East, Europe, Africa and Asia.
He provides strategic advice and risk analysis on a wide variety of construction procurement arrangements, including traditional, design and build, EPC/turnkey, construction management and collaborative contracting, as well as drafting and negotiation of construction contracts. He has extensive experience advising sponsors, government agencies, contractors and consultants on contract documentation of all kinds, from purely bespoke to agreements based on FIDIC, NEC, JCT and other standard forms. He also has experience of advising on claims and dispute resolution.
Ibaad is dual-qualified in England and Wales and in Pakistan.