John Packer is a senior associate in King & Spalding’s Abu Dhabi office, where he is a member of the dispute resolution group. His practice focuses on contentious and non-contentious construction law, predominantly in the energy and infrastructure sectors. John has long-standing experience advising government entities, multinationals, developers, contractors and consultants on a wide range of projects and matters in the UK and throughout the MENA region. He is extremely familiar with all types of standard form construction contract including FIDIC, IChemE, ICE and NEC and has advised in disputes before all of the major arbitral institutions in the Middle East region (DIAC, DIFC-LCIA, ADCCAC) as well as internationally (ICC, LCIA and SIAC).