Jeffrey V. Rodwell

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Jeffrey V. Rodwell practices in the areas of infrastructure projects, construction, project finance and related disputes. Most of this work is international, particularly in the Middle East, India and Africa. Mr. Rodwell has worked in various jurisdictions around the world and for government and internally with multi-national corporations.

Mr. Rodwell is a graduate of the University of New South Wales, Australia (LL.B., M.H.A., B.S.W.) and also holds a graduate diploma in legal practice from the University of Technology, Sydney.

Areas of Practice

  • Infrastructure Projects
  • Supply contracts
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Outsourcing
  • Financial Services
  • Oil & Gas
  • Corporate Law
  • Technology

Representative Matters

    Transport

  • LNG terminal construction
  • Multi-country freight rail development
  • Rail carriage manufacture & purchase
  • Rail freight ID tagging
  • Container port construction
  • Airport terminal redevelopment
  • Coal loader
  • Street lighting
  • Power

  • Electricity generation projects both thermal & solar
  • Transmission lines
  • Water

  • Water pipe tunnel
  • Distributed water treatment
  • Housing/Hotel

  • Government housing construction project
  • Hotel construction
  • Health

  • Construction of day hospital
  • Telecommunications

  • Trans-ocean and trans-state fibre laying
  • Fibre to curb distribution for city wide rollout
  • Inter-connection disputes
  • Satellite and ground station construction

Admissions

  • England and Wales
  • Oman (Licensed Foreign Lawyer)
  • New South Wales, Australia

Education

  • University of Technology, Sydney, Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, 1991
  • University of New South Wales, LL.B., 1990
  • University of New South Wales, M.H.A., 1984
  • University of New South Wales, B.S.W., 1977

Experience

  • Al Mashaikhi and Partners Law Firm
    - Partner, 2012-present
  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Partner, 2008-present
  • Reed Smith
    - Partner, 2002-2008
  • Andersen Legal
    - Director, 1999-2002
  • Qantas
    - Year 2000 Program Manager, 1998-1999
    - Senior Corporate Lawyer, 1997-1998
  • Minter Ellison
    - Senior Associate, 1996-1997
  • Baker & McKenzie
    - Senior Associate, 1995-1996
    - Associate, 1991-1995
  • Honeywell Limited, Australia
    - National Sales Manager, 1989-1991
    - Human Resources Manager, 1987-1989
  • New South Wales Health Department
    - Senior Manager, 1977-1987

Selected Publications

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • "Legal and Tax issues for foreign investment in Oman," Duane Morris seminar at Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Pune, 8 February 2013
  • Panelist, "At the Crossroads of Global Shipping: Investment, Logistics, & Manufacturing Opportunities Under the U.S.-Oman FTA," U.S. Department of State Conference Call, Muscat, July 3, 2013
  • "Bilateral Investment Treaty Arbitration," CIOB / Hill Dispute Masterclass, Muscat, 11-12 November, 2013
  • "Legal and Tax issues for foreign investment in Oman," Duane Morris seminar at Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Pune, 28 February 2014