Renewables

We believe that our global renewables practice offers the strongest network of skilled legal advisers anywhere in the world.

“Long-standing international energy practice boasting particular capabilities in renewable energy matters.” Chambers Latin America, 2020

Our lawyers are spread across every major energy market, supporting our clients across the entire energy value chain. We are proud to be at the heart of the transition to a low-carbon economy and help our clients in all industries assess and respond to the opportunities and challenges this presents, as brand value in this sector continues to change.

With the strongest global network of skilled renewable energy legal advisors, we offer leading strategic advice on the rapid and disruptive transformation of the energy sector and have led an unprecedented number of successful and innovative ‘country first’ and ‘technological first’ transactions in emerging markets. We have unique insight into the digitalization of the energy value chain through the use of distributed ledger technology and Blockchain, and have extensive knowledge on the development of new global markets, such as energy storage, LNG-to-power, hydrogen economy and floating offshore wind.

Our areas of work include

  • Acquisition of project facilities
  • Antitrust and competition law, including state aid advice
  • Bioengineering
  • Contracts and strategy for procurement, construction and engineering,  and operations
  • Digitization including data protection, privacy and cybersecurity, and the application of new technologies such as Blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies
  • Dispute resolution and litigation, including alternate dispute resolution (ADR), arbitration and mediation
  • Geothermal
  • Hybrid projects, including energy storage
  • Hydrogen
  • Intellectual property, including patents
  • Marine, tidal and hydropower
  • New supply
  • Planning, environmental and property issues for new and existing facilities
  • Power purchase agreements, including corporate and captive power purchase agreements
  • Power trading, cross border supply and wheeling
  • Project development and financing
  • Renewables commercial and regulatory issues
  • Risk advisory, including sanctions and export controls, and human rights
  • Solar, including photovoltaic and CSP
  • Tax
  • Waste-to-energy
  •  Wind, including onshore, offshore and floating offshore  

Awards and accolades

  • Chambers Latin America, Latin America-wide: Energy & Natural Resources, Chambers and Partners, 2020
  • Legal 500 Latin America, Projects & Energy (International Firms), The Legal 500, 2019

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