International, corporate lawyer with a broad range of experience managing legal teams, matters and transactions in a variety of countries (U.S., Hungary, Libya, Bahrain and the UAE).
In-house experience in the energy and hospitality sectors, and international law firm experience, advising on acquisitions and divestitures, commercial transactions, compliance/conflicts of interests, corporate governance, employment, environmental, general corporate, joint ventures, land rights, litigation/dispute resolution, operational, regulatory and other matters under the laws of various jurisdictions. Trusted legal and commercial advisor with ability to work across functions, including audit and internal control, crisis management, government relations, HSE and public relations.
Joint venture and start-up experience successfully establishing and implementing the legal and governance processes (as well as other start-up activities) of a newly formed, foreign joint venture between governmental and private companies. As General Counsel and Board Secretary of the joint venture, managed a complex committee and governance process with numerous internal and external stakeholders.