Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has been named Legal 500’s Projects, Energy and Natural Resources Firm of the Year.
Commenting on the award Simon Currie, global head of energy at Norton Rose Fulbright, said:
“Over the last few years we have grown to become one of the largest energy and natural resources practices in the world. This gives us the ability to deliver clients the benefits of our global experience and depth of industry and market knowledge. Our team is delighted to win this award.”
Martin McCann, global head of infrastructure, mining and commodities comments:
“Our range of legal disciplines, combined with the depth and breadth of our team, gives us a unique advantage over our competitors. We are advising on traditional project finance from commercial lenders and DFIs to HYB bonds, private placements, streaming deals and royalties within the projects arena. Our London team works closely together with experienced professionals in our offices across the globe to provide clients with the advice they require, wherever they need it.”
The Legal 500 is widely recognised as the most authoritative research guide of the leading law firms operating within the UK. Through their research with in-house counsel gained through the course of over 50,000 interviews each year, Legal 500 are able to identify the leaders in the market and have pin-pointed the most capable, expert practitioners and firms operating at the top of their game across a number of different business sectors.
Following the release of Legal 500’s UK rankings, in which Norton Rose Fulbright feature in 66 categories and 14 top tiers, the Legal 500 recognised the organisation for providing the most cutting edge and innovative advice in the projects, energy and natural resources sector.
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Notes for editors:
Norton Rose Fulbright is a global legal practice. We provide the world’s pre-eminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have more than 3800 lawyers based in over 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.
Recognized for our industry focus, we are strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare.
Wherever we are, we operate in accordance with our global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. We aim to provide the highest possible standard of legal service in each of our offices and to maintain that level of quality at every point of contact.
Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, Norton Rose Fulbright Australia, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP, Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa (incorporated as Deneys Reitz Inc) and Fulbright & Jaworski LLP, each of which is a separate legal entity, are members (‘the Norton Rose Fulbright members’) of Norton Rose Fulbright Verein, a Swiss Verein. Norton Rose Fulbright Verein helps coordinate the activities of the Norton Rose Fulbright members but does not itself provide legal services to clients.