Jerry is Head of the Real Estate team in Dubai.
His corporate and real estate clients describe him as a highly experienced advisor with an excellent reputation in the region.
Jerry has practised in Dubai since 1997. He acts for a variety of real estate industry players including developers, investors, brokers and finance companies. Jerry advises his clients on sales and acquisitions, portfolio restructures, contractual disputes and fractional ownership using both conventional and Islamic finance.
He conducts arbitrations with the Dubai International Arbitration Centre, and oversees litigation conducted by local advocates in the local courts.
Jerry is well known for his work with high net worth clients from the worlds of sport and entertainment. Outside law, he is a keen golfer, racquetball player, stand up paddle boarder and plays guitar in local band The Tap Room Monkeys.
|Since 2020||Partner and Head of Real Estate, Taylor Wessing, Middle East|
|2018 - 2020||Managing Partner, Taylor Wessing|
|2007 - 2018||Partner and Head of Real Estate, Taylor Wessing, Middle East|
|2000 - 2007||Partner at Key & Dixon, Dubai|
|1998 - 2000||Associate, Key & Dixon, Dubai|
|1991 - 1998||Associate, Nabarro, London|
|1991||Admitted as solicitor, England & Wales|
|1989||Law Society Final Examinations|
|1988||LLB, University of Manchester|
|British Business Group|
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