Mary Lindsay

Specialist Counsel

About Mary Lindsay

Mary Lindsay is a Specialist Counsel at Wikborg Rein's London office and is part of the firm's construction practice. She focuses on complex, high value energy and infrastructure projects in emerging markets, carrying out international arbitrations and project counsel work.

Mary has carried out project counsel work in relation to projects in Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Oman, Qatar and Ethiopia.

Mary has experience of ICC, LMAA and UNCITRAL arbitrations and has conducted arbitrations arising out of projects in South America, Oman, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Azerbaijan, Russia and India

Work experience
  • 2021

    Specialist Counsel, Wikborg Rein, London

  • 2016 - 2021

    Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, London

  • 2013 - 2016

    Senior Associate, K&L Gates LLP

  • 2005 - 2013

    Trainee and Associate, Pinsent Masons LLP

  • 2004 - 2005

    E-Delivery Team, Cabinet Office

Education
  • 2003 - 2004

    CPE, College of Law, London

  • 2002 - 2003

    Postgraduate Diploma in Law, Guildhall University, London

  • 1995 - 1999

    Bachelor of Land Economy (Hons), University of Aberdeen

Selected projects
  • ICC arbitration on behalf of an infrastructure company in relation to the supply of alleged defective electrical products by an Indian manufacturing company. Seat of arbitration Delhi and subject to English law.

  • ICC arbitration on behalf of a contractor in relation to a pipeline project in Yemen under bespoke Conditions of Contract. Seat of arbitration Vienna and subject to Austrian law.

  • ICC arbitration on behalf of a contractor in relation to a road project in Oman under FIDIC Conditions of Contract. Seat of arbitration Geneva and subject to Omani law

  • ICC arbitration on behalf of a contractor in relation to the construction of a process plant in Qatar under bespoke Conditions of Contract. Seat of arbitration London and subject to English law.

  • UNCITRAL arbitration on behalf of an oil company in relation to a joint operating agreement and the conversion of an FPSO. Seat of arbitration Paris and subject to Brazilian law.

Honor awards
  • 2021

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