Skip to content
DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Linklaters

Projects & Energy

3 ranked lawyersBand 1FranceEurope 2021 View ranking table
chambers review
department information
Ranked Lawyers
chambers review
department information
Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Review

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.

What the team is known for

Renowned practice operating on an integrated basis with the firm's other teams around the globe. Advises on project development, financing, regulatory, corporate and administrative matters. Also well placed to assist with high-value asset refinancings. Active in the infrastructure, oil and gas, transport, telecommunications and renewable energy sectors, primarily advising on projects across Europe and Africa, as well as within France. Boasts a varied client portfolio consisting of construction companies, energy developers and financial institutions.

Strengths

One client appreciates the fact that the team is "able to preserve a much-needed balance between credibility towards funders and efficiency in dealing with innovative and complex projects."

Sources also state that the practice has a "strong hold on the market."

Work highlights

Advised BNP Paribas, MUFG and Société Générale as underwriters on the financing aspects of the EUR2 billion Saint-Nazaire offshore wind farm.

Notable practitioners

Active across the African continent, Bertrand Andriani is widely recognised and sought after for his expertise in the project financing of infrastructure and energy assets. One source portrays him as "one of the very best."

Darko Adamovic advises clients on project financing in the energy and infrastructure sectors. One client highlights his "leadership, sense of ownership, and capacity to adapt to innovative projects and deliver tailor-made advice" as particular strengths.

François April is a highly regarded practitioner with significant expertise advising sponsors and underwriters on significant domestic energy and infrastructure projects. His clients include multinational financial institutions and leading French energy companies. "He is an excellent practitioner," reports one satisfied client.

Department Information

info This Department has not yet supplied any additional information.
Projects & Energy

Linklaters

firm
Location

25 Rue de Marignan

Paris

Paris

France

75008

View Firm Profile

Ranked Lawyers

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.

France

Projects & Energy: Domestic: Finance


Darko Adamovic
Up and Coming
François April
Band 2

Projects & Energy: International: Finance


Bertrand Andriani
Band 1