Milbank LLP

Projects & Energy Department

Africa-wide
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What the team is known for Highly regarded as lender-side counsel on big-ticket project financings, notably acting for export credit agencies and development finance institutions. Also acts for borrowers and is particularly adept at handling of matters relating to the oil and gas, natural resources and energy sectors. Additionally well placed to offer support on corporate transactions, restructurings and joint ventures.

Strengths Commentators point to its strength in high-value mandates, remarking: "Milbank is a very good project finance firm based in London and New York. They do a lot of big project finance matters in Africa."

Work highlights Advised a combination of international and domestic banks on various aspects of the Reserves Development project financing in Nigeria.

Notable practitioners London-based John Dewar is a key contact at the firm.