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Ian Coles

London, UK Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 3 departments
Ranked in : Project Finance , Projects & Energy , Projects
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Project Finance - Africa-wide

Band 2

Ian Coles is respected for his expert handling of mining finance matters across sub-Saharan Africa. He leads the firm's Africa and mining practices from London and has a wealth of experience representing DFIs, institutional investors, sponsors and producers.
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Projects & Energy - Africa-wide

Band 3

Ian Coles is respected for his expert handling of mining finance matters across sub-Saharan Africa. He leads the firm's Africa and mining practices from London and has a wealth of experience representing DFIs, institutional investors, sponsors and producers.
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Projects - UK

Foreign Expertise in Africa-wide

Ian Coles is an exceptional projects lawyer who acts as the head of the firm's mining and Africa practices. He regularly takes on project financing mandates in relation to mining developments in the region, with recent work including matters in Senegal, North Macedonia and Liberia.
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Ian Coles heads the Africa and Mining practices, co-heads the Project Finance practice and served on Mayer Brown’s Partnership Board for seven years. He concentrates his practice on all aspects of bank and debt finance, ranging from projects and other structured finance to commodities financing and restructuring. He represents banks and other financial institutions, sponsors, and other participants in finance transactions throughout the world. Ian also provides advice to governments and ministries on the development of the mining industry in their jurisdictions.

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Harvard Law School, LLM; University of Cambridge, BA

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Ian Coles

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