Infrastructure, mining and commodities

The lawyers who comprise our global infrastructure, mining and commodities group provide valuable legal advice on some of the world’s most significant projects and transactions spanning multiple markets, sectors and regions.

"Draws on in-depth expertise in the mining and renewable energy sectors to provide counsel on infrastructure M&A across Europe and Africa." Chambers UK, 2020

Our global mining group is recognized as a preeminent legal team, with dedicated lawyers based in each of the world’s traditional and emerging mining sectors, while our global infrastructure team has experience spanning a broad spectrum of asset classes, including some of the most complex PPP deals across both primary and secondary markets.

Our commodities team is renowned for providing sound legal advice on market-leading structured finance and commodity finance transactions, and is complimented by our fast-developing food and agribusiness practice, a truly global offering providing clients with complete coverage of the sector, from farm to fork.

Clients depend on our global infrastructure, mining and commodities team to advise on matters at the forefront of some of the world’s largest project finance transactions. We have advised clients on some of the largest and most innovative transactions in recent years, working across a variety of sectors, from agriculture to water and waste.

Our areas of work include

  • Commodities
  • Construction and engineering
  • Corporate
  • Energy
  • Food and agribusiness
  • Indigenous law
  • Infrastructure
  • M&A
  • Mining
  • Ports
  • Projects and project finance
  • Public-Private Partnerships (PPP)
  • Rail
  • Real estate
  • Roads
  • Structured trade and commodity finance
  • Transport
  • Water
  • WTO and international trade

Awards and accolades

  • Asia Pacific Legal Adviser of the Year, 2019, IJ Global
  • Global Legal Adviser of the Year, 2019, IJ Global
  • North America Legal Adviser of the Year, 2019, IJ Global
  • Chambers UK, UK-wide: Infrastructure, Chambers and Partners, 2020
  • Chambers UK, UK-wide: Energy & Natural Resources: Mining: International (Band 1), Chambers and Partners, 2020
  • Legal 500 UK, London: Infrastructure (Including PFI and PPP) (Tier 1), The Legal 500, 2020
  • Legal 500 UK, London: Mining and Minerals (Tier 1), The Legal 500, 2020
  • Real Estate Firm of the Year 2020, Legal 500 UK
  • Real Estate Team of the Year, Legal Business Awards, 2020




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