Global Head of Energy
Anne Lapierre is a project banking lawyer based in Paris. She is head of the Paris Energy team and co-manager of our Casablanca office.
Anne is involved in a large number of energy transactions related to both renewable and conventional - oil and gas - production. She acts predominantly in project development, construction, financing, acquisition and transfer of projects in the energy sector. Anne is recognised by all French and foreign market players. She indeed advises developers and industrial clients as well as investment funds and banks. Anne has more recently been active in the carbon markets and assisted clients on issues related to emissions trading.
Anne is top ranked by international legal directories for Energy and natural resources and International projects. Anne Lapierre is described as “one of the most skilled and talented lawyers in this area in Paris” – Chambers Europe, France 2014. In 2013/2014 she has also been recommended by the Expert Guides, Best Lawyers and Who’sWho Legal.
Anne was admitted to the Paris Bar in 1996 and as Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales in 2010. She speaks French and English.
The 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), COP24 will take place from December 3-14, 2018, in Katowice, Poland..
November 22, 2018
The energy storage industry isn't a completely new industry and there have been short lived booms before..
August 08, 2018
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Lekela, a renewable power generation company delivering utility-scale projects across Africa, and French developer Sarréole, as sponsors, on the development and financing of the Taiba Ndiaye wind power project in Senegal..
August 08, 2018
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright partner Anne Lapierre has been named “Lawyer of the year 2019” for project finance and development work in the French market by US legal guide Best Lawyers. .
June 22, 2018