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Meet the team


‘Norton Rose Fulbright runs a ‘very good renewables project financing practice in France advising lenders’ and has ‘very deep and vast knowledge of regulatory developments concerning renewables in France’. The firm is also highly involved in representing energy sponsors in M&A, financing and project development in France and Africa.’
Legal 500, 2016

Our objective is simple - to deliver seamless, sophisticated and forward thinking advice to our clients where ever they are in the world.

Our deep understanding and our capacity to propose tailored solutions has afforded us a reputation as a leader in the French energy market. Our Paris energy team forms an important part of our global energy practice, one of the largest of any legal practice in the world. Advising on a number of domestic and cross-border transactions, assistance to development, transfer of assets and financings, we can draw upon the experience of our energy lawyers throughout Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa and the Middle East.

Our clients face complex issues in the power, renewables, regulated market, oil and gas, climate change and water industries. We provide innovative solutions tailored to their needs. As a core sector focus for our practice, we provide a unique service to our clients, combining our deep industry skills with broad knowledge across the full-range of legal services.

Our areas of work include

  • energy
  • project finance
  • construction and engineering
  • licensing and regulatory
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • grid connection
  • public procurement and state aid
  • antitrust, competition and regulatory
  • tax.
  • Videos

    Africa Energy Forum 2017 - Anne Lapierre

    July 2017

    Funding the energy revolution

    March 2017

  • Publications

    Global Outlook for LNG in 2018

    Richard Howley, partner, and Penny Cygan-Jones, senior knowledge lawyer, of global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright, discuss with their colleagues what lies ahead...

    January 2018

    Asia Offshore Wind Day

    In 2017, we witnessed in Europe dramatic falls in the price of offshore wind, with governments now looking at “zero subsidy” projects. Governments in Asia have...

    October 2017

  • News