Construction and engineering
Ian regularly advises on construction projects in the Middle East and where Middle East laws are involved.
- He advised and was advocate in an ICC arbitration in Paris involving the Great Man Made River project in Libya
- He has advised as expert on various major construction projects in Qatar: one involving the University and another Gas storage
- He has advised on oil pipeline disputes in Saudi Arabia and Afghanistan.
Ian Edge is ranked as a Tier 1 Leading junior in the Legal 500 Middle East: The English Bar for his commercial expertise.
Legal 500 2023/Middle East: The English Bar/Commercial/Leading juniors - Tier 1
‘Ian is very knowledgeable about the UAE legal system and, more broadly, its relationship with the political system. To the extent that the law is not clear, Ian nonetheless gives pragmatic and usable advice.’
Legal 500 2022/Middle East: The English Bar/Commercial/Leading juniors