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Oil and gas

We have one of the largest oil and gas legal practices in the world, with offices in every major oil and gas market. Our lawyers understand domestic and international market issues and are able to offer a full business law service to many of the world’s preeminent oil and gas companies, governments, energy associations, end-consumers, lenders and other financial institutions.

Like our clients, we have developed our oil and gas services to match the trends that are shaping the global oil and gas industry. Our lawyers have extensive transactional and regulatory energy experience, advising clients across the supply chain, ranging from upstream, midstream and downstream oil and gas and LNG to shale and hydraulic fracking and other oilfield services.

Our areas of work include

  • Dispute resolution and litigation
  • Environmental law
  • Floating LNG projects
  • Gas supply and purchase, processing and gathering facilities
  • Licensing, contracts and consents
  • M&A
  • Oil and gas exploration and production
  • Oil and gas field support services
  • Oil and gas pipelines, terminals and storage facilities
  • Onshore LNG plants and facilities
  • Petrochemical plants and facilities
  • Refining, transportation and marketing of petroleum products
  • Shale and hydraulic fracking
  • Shipping

Awards and accolades

  • Chambers UK, UK-wide: Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas, Chambers & Partners, 2018
  • Chambers Global, UK: Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas, Chambers & Partners, 2018
  • Chambers Global, Global-wide: Projects & Energy: Oil & Gas, Chambers & Partners, 2018
  • Legal 500 UK, London: Oil & Gas (Tier 1), The Legal 500, 2018