Richard Hill is an energy lawyer based in London. He specialises in the non-contentious aspects of construction and construction-related matters. Prior to qualifying as a lawyer, he worked for a construction and property company in Hong Kong.
Richard has particular experience of and expertise in the contracts required for projects within the power, transport and water industries, projects let and financed on a PPP basis and commercial developments within the UK, Europe, the Middle East and the Far East. He has acted on behalf of developers, sponsors, lenders and export credit agencies and recently represented a contractor and two developers involved in three independent power projects in the UK, Spain and the Middle East.
Richard is recommended by Legal 500 2008. He is a member of the Society of Construction Law and a liveryman in the Clothworkers Company. Richard 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 the Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) on the evaluation of tenders and negotiation of the contract terms for the ref.
January 11, 2016
Global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Deutsche Bank, Danske Bank and EKF, the export credit agency of Denmark, in relation to a new 40MW biomass fa.
September 23, 2015