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DLA Piper LLP

Energy & Natural Resources: Mining

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What the team is known for

Maintains a strong reputation for its wide-ranging mining and minerals expertise. Advises on the full gamut of issues affecting the mining industry, including environmental, construction, real estate and restructuring matters. Adept at handling contentious as well as transactional work within the mining sector. Able to draw on its extensive global network to advise clients on issues involving both domestic and international mining developments. Clients include mining companies, manufacturers and governments.

Strengths

One client reports: "DLA Piper is a go-to for any challenging projects, due to the depth and breadth of the team and its very innovative approach to legal problems."

Work highlights

Continued to advise the Government of Afghanistan's Ministry of Mines and Petroleum on compliance issues concerning mining concessions for the exploration and exploitation of gold and copper in the Badakhshan and Balkhab projects.

Notable practitioners

Petra Billing has a notable reputation for her work in the domestic mining sector, representing clients in disputes and transactional matters. She frequently assists with leasing, planning and environmental aspects of quarry developments.
"She brings a practical and dynamic approach on how to avoid litigation and is very strategically astute." "Petra Billing is hugely commercial and very practical."

Roger Collier is commended for his specialist knowledge of the minerals sector and his expert handling of transactional mandates. He is particularly skilled in assisting with real estate and planning issues within the sector.
"He turns work around quickly and provides practical and commercial advice."

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Energy & Natural Resources: Mining

DLA Piper LLP

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Location

1 St Paul's Place

Sheffield

South Yorkshire

UK

S1 2JX

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

UK-wide

Energy & Natural Resources: Mining: Domestic


Petra Billing
Band 1
Roger Collier
Band 2