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            Energy

            The energy sector continues to change rapidly and is subject to an unprecedented range of challenges, making specialist legal advice essential.

            Advances in technology continue to drive the renewables sector, nuclear is facing wide-scale new build and decommissioning challenges, while legislation and funding present a diverse range of problems and opportunities. To add to that, concerns over energy supply policy and uncertain environmental, social and political conditions particularly in sectors such as oil and gas, mean that the risk of accidents and pollution are significant.

            Our international energy law team contains experts across all areas of energy, from renewables and nuclear to utilities, oil and gas and conventional power generation. From the conversion waste to energy, to the implementation of blockchain projects in the energy sector, DWF has the sector specialists to advice you on the new and emerging challenges of energy regulation law that your business faces. 

             
            We are able to support projects from feasibility to disposal including:

             

            • consenting
            • procurement
            • financing
            • construction
            • commissioning
            • generation
            • transmission
            • distribution
            • storage
            • supply of energy

            The energy team is committed to service excellence and the delivery of commercially relevant results and outcomes. Whatever your project, we use our legal knowledge to save you time and money and to reduce risk.

            We work for clients across the globe including: ScottishPower, SUI SouthernGas, Essar, Yingli, Babcock, Horizon Nuclear, Vensys Turbines, Atkins, Doosan, United Utilities and Certas Energy.

             

            Have you considered the key challenges for your next energy project?

            How do you navigate the key steps in the development of an energy project, particularly in an emerging or challenging market? Download our simple six step guide to check that you have considered all of the key areas.

            Download our Energy Project Guide

             

            What's holding Africa back? Delivering renewable energy in a challenging market. 

            Africa presents an exciting prospect for investment in renewable energy. Hear the views of investors, developers and manufacturers on the challenges and opportunities for renewable energy in Africa in our report.

            Find out more 

            DWF is delighted to have been appointed to the Crown Commercial Services framework for 'Wider Public Sector – Legal Services' (RM3788). This means that if you are a public sector organisation and you qualify to use this CCS framework, you can now appoint us through the contract. Find out more and download our prospectuses.

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            Partner-led expertise with an innovative approach

            Our international energy team comprises of more than 100 specialists across four continents. It draws together our in-depth knowledge and experience of the sector to deliver excellent legal advice in a commercial context.

            Slava Kiryushin

            • Partner // Head of Energy & Industrials

            Catherine Haslam

            • Partner // Head of Solar

            Christian Hellmund

            • Partner // Head of Renewables

            Ali Boroumand

            • Partner // Head of Mining & Minerals

            Anne-Sylvie Vassenaix-Paxton

            • Partner // Head of Oil & Gas

            Michele Cicchetti

            • Managing Partner (Italy)

            Manbir Thandi

            • Director // Head of Water, UK

            Babita Ambekar

            • Partner // Head of India Practice
            Connected Services offers a range of stand-alone consultative services that complement our legal offering in each of our core sectors.
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            As the technology arm of DWF Law we help you use technology to reduce your cost and improve customer service. Our suite of market leading risk mitigation products are all built on our robust, scaleable and flexible software platform, EvoSuite.

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