Greg May
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Greg is a partner in the oil & gas team with expertise and particular focus on the drilling and service sectors. He has 19 years of experience as an oil and gas practitioner based in Aberdeen and has worked extensively in-house as well as in private practice.

Greg’s concentration over the past 14 years has been the drilling sector and he has significant in-house experience in this area. This includes three years as General Counsel for Transocean’s Europe and Africa Business Unit based in Paris and more than seven years as legal adviser to Global Marine, Global SantaFe, and Applied Drilling Technology International (ADTI) where he provided legal support in relation to drilling contract negotiations and the management and administration of related service sector contracts, as well the drafting and negotiation of turnkey drilling projects in the North Sea and West Africa.

Greg is qualified in both English and US law and a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.

recognised as "a real expert in the drilling industry." Sources also commend his "focused, commercially astute advice, which allows the client to make informed decisions."

Chambers UK 2018

Greg May is ‘the go-to lawyer for drilling contracts’

Legal 500 UK 2017