Daniel Solomon | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Daniel Solomon
 Daniel Solomon

Daniel Solomon

Associate, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha

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Overview

Daniel Solomon is an associate in the Construction and Engineering Practice in the Firm's Doha office. Daniel joined the Firm in 2013, bringing with him significant experience acting for principals, lenders and contractors on a variety of transactions in the construction and engineering industry.

Daniel has developed key experience in the Middle East, having drafted, negotiated and provided advice in relation to multiple forms of construction contracts, including EPC, EPCM, LSTK, LSPB, Design & Construct and Construct-Only Contracts, as well as O&M agreements, LTSAs, Construction Management and other services agreements.

Daniel has also developed deep knowledge in the area of climate change, clean energy and sustainability, having advised numerous multinational clean energy and sustainability companies on their Australian operations.

Bars and Courts

  • Supreme Court of New South Wales, Australia

Education

  • BA/LLB, Macquarie University

Languages

  • English

Experience

Representation of Qatar Rail on the development of FIDIC Based Subcontracts for the roll-out of Qatar Rail's landmark rail network.

Representation of Owner on the development of its standard form EPC Contract with a split between onshore and offshore scopes of work in relation to the a multi-billion dollar clean fuels and aromatics project.

Representation of a number of Turkish companies in relation to the drafting and negotiation of multiple EPC Contracts and LTSAs (with a split between onshore and offshore scopes of work) for the development of a multi-million dollar combined cycle gas facilities.

Representation of a major Kazakh company in the drafting and negotiation of the Project Management Consultancy Agreement, Engineering and Technical Services Agreement, Design Engineering and Supply Contract and Construction Contract for the development of Phase 2 of the integrated petrochemical project.

Development and review of a number of standard form FIDIC Contracts for use in relation to major projects in the middle east.

Speaking Engagements

"Current Opportunities for Australian Businesses in the Clean Energy Sector in Indonesia", 2012: Boardroom Radio

"Renewables Sector Craving Certainty", 2010: Boardroom Radio

Publications

  • Carbon Emissions Just Got Personal, Law Society Journal, 2012
  • Dissecting the Government’s Carbon Proposal, Australian Environment Review, 2011
  • Making the Green Economy Work, Climate Spectator, 2011
  • Need a Bridge, Build a Bank, Climate Spectator, 2011