Yasmin Arshed qualified as a solicitor in the Oil & Gas/Corporate Department at Maclay Murray & Spens LLP. She trained with the firm and qualified in August 2008. Since her time at Maclays she spent two years working as European In-House Counsel for Dart Energy (Europe) Limited specialising in onshore unconventional gas in Europe and in particular, in the UK. She currently works as part of the legal team at Jacobs U.K. Limited which is an international professional consultancy firm that specialises in a number of industries including, power, energy and utilities. She graduated from Law at Glasgow University and holds an LLM in Public Law from UCL which specialised in the regulation of the UK gas industry. She is fluent in Urdu and Punjabi and has a basic grasp of Arabic. Yasmin has a keen interest in the energy, power and utility sectors in the UK and has worked on North Sea and oil and gas international transactions, UK and international energy, power and utility projects with her current employer, Jacobs.