Pinsent Masons boosts its global energy group
Pinsent Masons has added two partners to its global energy group, Paul McGoldrick in London and Osama Hassan in Dubai.
McGoldrick is an oil and gas specialist who joins Pinsent from Bond Dickinson, where he was partner on the firm's oil and gas team since 2007. Prior to that, he spent 10 years in-house with Marathon Oil, Arco and ExxonMobil.
Hassan is a corporate partner who joins Pinsent from Bennett Jones, a Canadian energy firm. Hassan will work closely with Dubai corporate head Alison Hubbard to lead the corporate practice in the Middle East. He brings with him a senior associate and a fee-earner to join the eight-person team in Dubai.