Tim Burbury is a partner at Global law firm King & Spalding, based in Abu Dhabi. He heads up the District Cooling Practice and the Middle East PPP Projects Practice. He has been ranked as a leading lawyer for the last 8 years in Chambers Global’s Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyers for his expertise in Projects & Energy and is regularly noted for his District Cooling expertise.  Tim has been involved in 40 major district cooling projects throughout the Middle East involving plants with capacities ranging from 10,000 TR up to 120,000 TR. These have included many first-of-kind transactions including the first 3 project financed deals to close in the UAE and Saudi Arabia. In Qatar, he advised Lusail on their district cooling concession project at Lusail City.  Mr. Burbury recently has been involved in writing the district cooling laws and regulations for the Dubai Government. He is currently actively involved in greenfield and brownfield transactions and ‘restructurings’ in Saudi Arabia, Dubai and Abu Dhabi.