Projects Energy & Resources

Projects Energy & Resources - China

Achieving world firsts in projects, energy and resources

Our global legal team in energy, resources and infrastructure will be with you every step of the way. With a global team of 400 lawyers, 200 of those based in China, our projects, energy and resources team has worked on projects at every stage, across every part of this sector.

Asia’s economies are some of the fastest growing in the world. And with growing populations, they are playing a key role in the resources and energy sector, in investment and project development. Whether you are based in Asia looking to develop a project elsewhere or trying to unlock opportunities in Asia – we can help.

We specialise in China domestic, inbound and outbound business and energy transactions with a special focus on oil and gas, power and utilities, mining, mergers and acquisitions, project financing and project development.

The full range of services covering every aspect of your project

As our client you benefit from a full range of legal services supporting all aspects of the energy value chain (upstream, midstream and downstream). We bring together expertise in oil and gas (exploration and production, pipelines, refineries), corporate, financing and construction throughout our international office network. Our team consists of multilingual energy specialists qualified to practice law in the US, UK, Australia and the PRC.

Our clients include Chinese state-owned enterprises and private companies, as well as international energy companies. Our oil and gas clients include CNOOC, CNPC Petrochina, Sinopec and Zhongman Petroleum, Kvaerner. Our mining and metals clients include Hunan Valin, Shandong Gold, Tewoo Group, Cathay Fortune and CAD fund. And our power clients include China General Nuclear Power Group, Shanghai Electric, Guohua Energy, REC Silicon, and Synthesis Energy Systems.

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We advise on all aspects of energy and project law, including:

  • Clean energy and renewables
  • Real Estate Development
  • Construction
  • Energy and utilities
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas
  • Planning and environment.
"Noted for its ability to provide a full range of legal services for clients involved in the most complex energy and resources projects, and its in-depth knowledge of business or legislative developments in the market."

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