Hamdan van den Brule joins K&A as Counsel

Monday, 26 August 2019

K&A is pleased to announce the addition of Hamdan van den Brule, as Counsel, to its tier 1 Finance & Projects practice.

With more than 17 years of experience in the field, Hamdan has extensive knowledge of Saudi Arabian law and specializes in project development, construction contracts (FIDIC or others), Islamic financing and related areas. Hamdan has extensive experience advising on, and negotiating, the sponsor-side development of projects, including in the power and petrochemical sectors, including shareholders agreements, offtake agreements, and EPC arrangements.

Hamdan previously worked as Senior Legal Counsel with Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC); as Senior Legal Counsel with Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA); and as Associate with Allen & Overy.

Commenting on Hamdan’s arrival, K&A Managing Partner, Zeyad Khoshaim, said: “We are delighted to have Hamdan join us. With his sponsor-side project development experience, we are confident that our Finance & Projects practice will continue to flourish.”

Hamdan joins at a time when K&A has achieved the prestigious status of becoming the only Saudi Arabian law firm to be ranked as band 1 in leading law firms ranking journal “Chambers Global” in all practices: Corporate/M&A, Financing, Dispute Resolution, and Capital Markets.