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Provided by Leila Hubeaut

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Leïla has extensive knowledge and recognized experience in the energy and infrastructure sectors. She has been actively advising clients in France and emerging economies, including Francophone Africa, for nearly 20 years on multiple renewables/power, transport and social infrastructure projects.

Leïla has developed in-depth expertise in project finance and project development, M&As and joint ventures in the energy, infrastructure, telecommunications, oil and mining sectors, including with regard to contractual, regulatory and public law, as well as licensing matters.

As a renowned energy specialist, she has provided pro bono support to the Global Solar Energy Standardization Initiative, which aims at standardising contracts to streamline and scale up the global development and financing of solar projects.

Career

- 2021: Joined August Debouzy

- Dentons (2018-2020)

- Herbert Smith Freehills (2013-2017)

- Gide Loyrette Nouel (2002-2013)

- Ernst & Young (1998-2000)

- Admitted to the Paris bar in 2003

Professional Memberships

- Member of the IBA (International Bar Association), “Energy, Environment, Natural Resources and Infrastructure Law” Section

- Member of the AIPN (Association of International Petroleum Negotiators)

Publications

Leïla has written or co-written articles in various magazines, including with regard to carbon credits, solar projects and solar energy, agribusiness in Africa, as well as hydrocarbons.

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Projects & Energy: International - France
4
Band 4

Leila Hubeaut of August Debouzy has experience advising on project development, tender processes and PPPs. She has recently assisted with hydropower, water infrastructure and oil projects in North and sub-Saharan Africa. A satisfied client remarks: "I chose Leila Hubeaut for her expertise in Africa and solar energy. I was very impressed by her knowledge as well as the way she uses it in the field."

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