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Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Energy & Natural Resources

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What the team is known for

Well-known renewables team with substantial experience advising on M&A transactions and financings. Provides development and regulatory advice on a wide range of renewable energy matters, including in wind, biomass and waste-to-energy projects. Regularly acts for major energy companies and investment funds. Adept at advising on projects across the globe, including Europe, Africa and the Middle East.

Strengths

"The quality of work provided by the firm is of a very high quality," one client reveals, adding: "The firm is held in high regard within the industry and we have a high level of confidence in them."

"The firm has developed very strong expertise in energy infrastructure," according to a market insider.

Work highlights

Advised NextEnergy Solar on a number of matters, including the drafting of project agreements for the proposed construction of UK solar PV projects and the restructuring of a portfolio of solar assets.

Notable practitioners

Evan Stergoulis is a respected and experienced lawyer in the energy sector. His expertise includes advising on financing and M&A transactions in relation to onshore and offshore wind farm projects.
"He has a superb commercial approach and finds solutions to unlock complex situations."

John Deacon operates a broad renewables practice, with recent mandates spanning energy-from-waste, solar and wind matters.
"He has vast experience of the energy market which he draws upon to provide extremely effective advice. He is very calm and level-headed in all aspects of negotiation."

Mark Beeley is experienced in handling both litigation and arbitration proceedings relating to issues with oil and gas and conventional power assets. He regularly represents clients in cases across a range of jurisdictions concerning matters such as profit allocation, warranty breaches and construction issues.
"He does a huge amount of energy work and knows arbitrations inside and out."

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Energy & Natural Resources Department

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

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107 Cheapside

London

Greater London

UK

EC2V 6DN

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UK-wide

Energy & Natural Resources: Disputes


Mark Beeley
Band 3

Energy & Natural Resources: Renewables & Alternative Energy


Evan Stergoulis
Band 1
John Deacon
Band 3