Julian Harris, Director
Julian was educated at Cranleigh School, Surrey and Phillips Academy, Massachusetts, USA graduating with an MA from Peterhouse, Cambridge. He qualified as a lawyer at Allen & Overy LLP and became a partner in 1995. During his time at A&O he was based in Hong Kong, Milan, Amsterdam and London. In the case of Milan and Amsterdam, A&O merged with local law firms and Julian was the first London Partner sent to facilitate those mergers.
Julian originally specialised in Real Estate Finance, and was responsible for setting up A&O’s Real Estate Finance Group. Later on, Julian specialised in project finance and worked on a number of power projects around the world, including a multi-billion Euro portfolio of energy generating wind farm assets across mainland Europe (Trinergy) which was sold for c.€1.8 billion to International Power plc. Julian also advised a group of European development banks on the Rabai power station in Kenya partly owned by BWSC.