Blair Jones is an associate in the firm's Dubai office. He has been based in the Middle East since 2015 and advises leading companies operating and investing in the region. His experience includes a wide variety of corporate, commercial and projects matters across several sectors, with a particular focus on the energy sector, including in joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, foreign investment, contracting and tendering, and due diligence exercises.
Prior to joining Baker Botts, Blair worked in the Dubai, Muscat, Moscow and Edinburgh offices of another international law firm. This included secondments to a global oil and gas service sector client and a leading UK-based bank. He studied law and obtained his Diploma in Professional Legal Practice from the University of Glasgow.