Petroleum Technology Legal Solutions



Petroleum Technology Legal Solutions is an independent specialist legal and consulting firm focused on business expansion ventures in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and wider Middle East region petroleum sector for companies with advanced technology and know-how.

Our clients are principally businesses backed by leading private equity groups who have invested in advanced technology business led by entrepreneurial management teams. We have close connections with the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers (EAGE), International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC), Intervention and Coiled Tubing Association (ICOTA) and the Oil & Gas Technology Centre in Scotland

Our assignments and projects include MISA (formerly SAGIA) approved new ventures; joint venture collaborations between local players and international technology-based service companies; acquisitions; restructurings; and the exiting of existing ventures.

Our core legal team works with network resources in Saudi Arabia and the surrounding territories to combine a deep specialist knowledge of international petroleum sector practices; international and Saudi Arabian law and practice; taxation; intellectual property rights; the MISA foreign investment approval processes; the IKVTA localisation programme and the contracting; and vendor registration policies and procedures of Saudi Aramco and other key players. We have full capability English/Arabic capability within our legal and business licensing teams.