Richard Hill is a senior contracts and energy lawyer based in London. He focuses, and has over 20 years of experience, in construction and construction-related matters and other commercial contracts within the energy sector as well as property development and social infrastructure.
Richard has worked on a wide variety of energy and related assets advising governments, developers as well as corporates on procurement strategies and contracts and investors and lenders on projects while development or operation.
Over recent years, Richard has worked predominantly on power generation projects of all types in the UK and North and Sub-Saharan Africa ranging from solar, biomass and onshore and offshore wind projects and CHP projects to transmission assets and large hydro and coal fired power stations as well as matters in the energy and social infrastructure sectors.
His most recent experience covers new build as well as refurbishment projects and advice on strategies, settlements and contract restructurings for projects which have run into significant problems.
He is a member of the City of London Solicitors construction committee and as well as drafting template and bespoke forms of contracts, has written various articles on the forms of contracts commonly used for the construction of power projects and pipelines.
The Afrika-Verein (German-African Business Association) hosts the 8th German-African Energy Forum from 13 - 15 April 2014 in Hamburg..
13 - 15 April 2014 in Hamburg
This briefing is a summary of some of the potential issues arising in the construction of solar projects in Africa..
June 30, 2015
This briefing provides an insight into the developing market of solar power in Sub-Saharan Africa and its capacity to address the energy deficit which exists in the .
May 31, 2015
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Dagenham Dock Ltd (DDL), a subsidiary of Europa Real Estate IV S.a.r.l. on its purchase of a former Ford stamping and tooling site at Dagenham, Essex from the Ford Motor Company..
June 14, 2016
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright is advising German open-ended fund Commerz Real Investmentgesellschaft mbH (CRI) in relation to its joint venture and funding arrangements in connection with the extension to the Westfield London shopping centre which, following the extension, will be the largest shopping centre in Europe..
April 26, 2016