Peter is a Partner based in our Bahrain office and is a member of our International Real Estate team, with extensive experience in all areas of real estate work throughout the MENA region.
Peter advises master developer clients on all aspects of their development from conception to completion. Peter continues to advise the master developers of Diyar Al Muharraq, Durrat Al Bahrain, Dilmunia, Durrat Marina and Riffa Views and has advised on the development of Amwaj Islands and Bahrain Bay in Bahrain, and Victory Heights, Business Bay, and Dubai Waterfront in the UAE.
Peter has advised Bahrain Airport Company on a range of issues related to the operation and redevelopment of the Bahrain International Airport since that company's inception.
Peter has particular expertise in large pathfinder public private partnerships, advising the Ministry of Transportation on the appointment of a new operator of the bus network in Bahrain, Eskan Bank on a suite of documents to assist in the delivery of affordable housing in Bahrain and the developer of the first PPP project for the procurement of social housing to be carried out in the Middle East.
Peter also led our real estate advice to Tilal Development Company on the first Sukuk Al Ijara in Oman.
Before moving to Bahrain in January 2008, Peter worked in the Housing and Regeneration department of Trowers & Hamlins’ London office. Peter regularly writes and speaks on the delivery of affordable housing in Bahrain and the wider MENA region. He has been advising a regional Government on a comprehensive review of its framework for the delivery of housing assistance in that country.