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Global Guide 2022
Asia-Pacific Region Energy & Natural Resources
Band 3

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Energy & Natural Resources - Asia-Pacific Region
Band 3
What the team is known for

DLA Piper's established team of lawyers across the Asia-Pacific region handles a range of transactional mandates, including acquisitions, investments, joint ventures and restructurings across the oil and gas, mining, power and green energy sectors. Wins particular praise for its track record acting for Chinese SOEs, also servicing a wider range of domestic and international energy companies and lenders in the space. Offering a high cross-border capability, facilitated by the integrated nature of DLA Piper's global network. Offers additional experience assisting clients with geothermal energy projects, advising on the financing and regulatory elements. Experience in the management of high-level, cross-jurisdictional contentious matters, notably including arbitration.

Notable practitioners

Carolyn Dong and Matthew Davis in Hong Kong and Alex Jones in Perth are key contacts for the group.

Work Highlights

Provided by DLA Piper LLP
  • DLA Piper advised China Energy Investment Corp on the financing, development and operation of the Jawa 7 power plant project in Indonesia.

  • DLA Piper advised Saracen Mineral Holdings on its AUD16 billion merger by scheme of arrangement with Northern Star Resources, a transaction which made the new entity one of the top ten gold producers in the world.