The team advises a range of oil and gas and service sector clients, from major providers, government and private-owned energy companies, clean technology companies, regional oil and gas providers, institutional investors, investment funds, sponsors and financiers of renewable energy products to major corporate and financial institutions. We have acted as trusted advisers on many of the sector’s most complex undertakings, from the financing and development of major projects, to ongoing operations. Businesses turn to us for advice relating to all manner of oil and gas legal issues, throughout the lifecycle of their projects – whether dealing with crude oil, bitumen, natural gas, natural gas liquids or liquefied natural gas (LNG).
In relation to project contracting, our construction team understands the key contracts for contractors including those for the production platform, production storage and offloading, operating agreements, and ancillary service agreement including those agreements for production generation and power supply, oil and gas transportation through to decommissioning agreements.
The international nature of our legal practice means our lawyers work flexibly to offer quality advice and consultancy services. Our international perspective has been acquired through many years of working in a wide variety of legal jurisdictions. As a result, we are experienced at dealing with different licensing and regulatory regimes and we are politically and culturally sensitive to varied approaches appropriate to different government authorities and processes. As such, we adapt our approach dependening on the individual situation, what your goals are and in the context of the fiscal and political field. This ensures we offer a fully tailored service for our clients.