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The issues faced by the Energy sector such as developing regulatory framework, environmental issues, ever changing market conditions and a tight competitive environment mean that energy companies continue to face complex and challenging decisions. More than 500 ELG energy lawyers understand these issues and are well equipped to provide their clients with the innovative solutions that they require.

For general questions on the Energy Law Group please contact info@energylawgroup.eu

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Austria
Polak & Partners

ElectricityOil & GasRenewablesWater

Am Getreidemarkt 1
A-1060 Vienna
Phone: +43 1 58 25 80
www.fplp.at


Peter M. Polak
p.polak@fplp.at
CV

What others say about this firm
“Advising gas and electricity suppliers constitutes a key portion of Fiebinger Polak Leon & Partner Rechtsanwälte GmbH’s workload. The team covers a wide range of energy law issues, ranging from corporate, contract and competition-related work to litigation issues such as price review disputes.” (Legal 500, 2016)

“Department head Peter Polak is described by clients as a "very hands-on leader who has the ability to handle complex matters." Another client adds: "He is very good in his communication: he makes issues look simple and understandable." He has significant experience in cross-border transactions, corporate issues and also advises on dispute resolution cases.” (Chambers Global, 2016)

"We have been very impressed with the team's technical skill, responsiveness and commerciality." (Chambers Europe, 2015)
Belgium
Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Bld de l'Empereur 3 Keizerslaan
B 1000 Brussels
Phone: + 32 2 551 15 15
www.liedekerke.com


Damien Verhoeven
d.verhoeven@liedekerke.com
CV

What others say about this firm
Top-tier team offering expert advice on regulatory issues, including the taxation of energy products, European incentives for energy companies and capacity remuneration.
Clients praise the firm for being "creative in developing arguments," adding that the lawyers "really look after their clients."
Another client praises the firm as "excellent," highlighting its "great reach, even beyond Belgium." (Chambers & Partners Europe, Energy, 2020)

Clients "can think of no better expert in Belgium" than Damien Verhoeven, stressing that "he is so knowledgeable and client-friendly." (Chambers & Partners Europe, Energy, 2020)

Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick's practitioners are singled out as “absolute leaders in energy law”. (Legal 500, Energy, 2020)

“Damien Verhoeven and his team are swift, comprehensible, creative, and have an in-depth knowledge that is incomparable to anyone else.” (Legal 500, Energy, 2020)

"They are reactive and we can just call and agree on timings. Things get done and we get the answers we need." (Chambers & Partners Europe, Energy, 2019)

Damien Verhoeven “is by far the best expert in his field in Belgium. His knowledge is amazing and he knows everything about the industry." (Chambers & Partners Europe, Energy, 2019)

Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick is highlighted for its “in-depth knowledge of multiple facets of European, federal and regional energy law.” (Legal 500, Energy, 2019)
Bosnia & Herzegovina
Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Fra Anđela Zvizdovića 1
71 000 Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Gundulićeva 4
78 000 Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
www.karanovicpartners.com


Nihad Sijerčić
Phone: +387 33 844 002
nihad.sijercic@karanovicpartners.com
CV

What others say about this firm
“They create value for us through useful, meaningful, significant conclusions that make things practical, not difficult, to realise.” (Chambers & Partners, 2020)


“When negotiating the deal, they showed not only legal understanding but also of the commercial side. Without them, we would not have been able to work out the mechanisms of the transaction.” (Chambers & Partners 2020)
Bulgaria
Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

10 Tsar Osvoboditel Blv
Sofia 1000
Phone: +359 2 932 1100
www.dgkv.com


Milan G. Pandev
milan.pandev@dgkv.com
CV

What others say about this firm
"The lawyers here are very strong, efficient and good at closing deals. We are very satisfied with the way they represented us and we would highly recommend them." (Chambers Europe, 2015)

"Unbelievably good - these lawyers always do a brilliant job."
(Chambers Europe, 2016)

“displays excellent industry knowledge“ (Legal 500, 2016)
Croatia
Zuric i Partneri

Eurotower, Ivana Lucica 2A
HR - 1000 Zagreb
Phone: +385 1 5555 630
www.zuric-i-partneri.hr


Duško Žurić
dusko.zuric@zuric-i-partneri.hr
CV

What others say about this firm
"This is an efficient, solution-oriented firm which shows great teamwork and wide legal knowledge." (Chambers Europe, 2016)

"Zuric i Partneri has a really substantial and important litigation practice."
(Chambers Europe, 2016)

"The key qualities of the lawyers include reliability, accuracy and business orientation. They are active in finding the best solution for us as a client. We trust them." (Chambers Europe, 2016)
Cyprus
Ioannides Demetriou LLC

ElectricityOil & GasRenewables

Ioannides Demetriou LLC
2 Diagorou Street, ERA House,
floors 7-12, 1097 Nicosia,
P.O.Box 20106 1601 Nicosia
Phone: +357 22022999
www.idlaw.com.cy


Andrew Demetriou
a.demetriou@idlaw.com.cy
CV

What others say about this firm
"These lawyers give their clients personal attention, fostering an excellent working relationship. The advice is sound, and all legal matters are handled extremely well." (Chambers Europe, 2016)

"The ‘very knowledgeable and professional’ team at Ioannides Demetriou LLC ‘always exceeds expectations’." (Legal 500, 2016)

"Andrew Demetriou is a "very experienced lawyer" who can "give instant advice on most matters, and grasps specialist issues in meticulous detail very quickly."" (Chambers Europe, 2016)
Czech Republic
PRK Partners s.r.o. attorneys at law

Jáchymova 2, 110 00 Prague 1, Czech Republic
28.října 3346/91, 702 00 Ostrava, Czech Republic
Phone: +420 221 430 111
elg@prkpartners.com
www.prkpartners.com


JUDr. Jakub Lichnovský, MHA partner
Jakub.Lichnovsky@prkpartners.com

What others say about this firm
PRK Partners and partner Jakub Lichnovsky is a recognised specialist in complex long-term industrial development projects, projects in infrastructure, energy and healthcare, incl. negotiation of EPC contracts, PPP projects and public procurement. His experience and understanding of the complex procedures required to develop a new manufacturing or commercial property and to place investments have generally helped guide both individual investors and large multinationals in making their investments in the Czech Republic and abroad.
Denmark
Gorrissen Federspiel

ElectricityOil & GasRenewablesWater

Silkeborgvej 2
DK-8000
Aarhus C
Phone: +45 86 20 75 00
www.gorrissenfederspiel.com


Michael Meyer
mm@gorrissenfederspiel.com
CV

What others say about this firm
“What makes Gorrissen Federspiel stand out is the fact that they consistently deliver high-quality work.” (Legal 500, 2020)

“They deliver best in class legal services keeping the focus on client needs.” (Legal 500, 2020)

“Gorrissen Federspiel has excellent understanding of combining business opportunities and law to create value.” (Chambers Europe, 2020)

“Gorrissen Federspiel has extensive experience advising international clients on activities with significant Greenlandic elements." (Chambers Foreign Desk, 2020)
Egypt
Zaki Hashem & Partners

23 Kasr El Nil Street, Cairo 11211, Egypt
Phone: (+20-2) 2399 9999
law@hashemlaw.com
www.hashemlaw.com


Yasser Hashem
yasser@hashemlaw.com
CV


Dr. Mohammed Gomaa
mgomaa@hashemlaw.com
CV


Sameh Kamal
sameh.kamal@hashemlaw.com
CV


Heba El Naggar
heba.elnaggar@hashemlaw.com
CV

What others say about this firm
“Zaki Hashem & Partners has a long history in the energy sector and continues to advise on concession agreements in the oil and gas space, as well as handling mining and power projects. The practice ... is also heavily involved in the financing and public law aspects of renewable power projects.” (The LEGAL 500 Energy, 2020)

“Not only do they provide exceptional legal advice, they care about their clients.” (The LEGAL 500 – Projects & Infrastructure, 2020)

“Zaki Hashem & Partners, Attorneys at Law has a reputation as a leader in the oil and gas space that goes back decades.” (The LEGAL 500 – Oil & Gas, 2017)

“A powerful presence in the corporate sphere, acting on cross-border M&A transactions for significant international clients. Maintains a diverse team of specialists who act for clients in a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, natural resources and telecoms. Also represents a range of major clients in private equity transactions. Possesses extensive capital markets capabilities.” (Chambers and Partners Global Reviews, 2019)

“The team is known for Long-standing firm with a broad corporate offering. Has significant experience in corporate structuring and capital markets, in addition to M&A transactions. Highly experienced advising on stock issuances and has a wealth of experience in joint venture agreements, including in relation to energy projects.” (Chambers and Partners Global Review, 2020)

“The team is equally adept at commercial and criminal disputes, and has represented a number of high-profile clients in appeals. The firm also has a concentrated arbitration practice which has handled contract disputes in the telecoms and oil and gas sectors.” (Chambers and Partners Global Reviews, 2020)
Estonia
Ellex (Ellex Raidla)

ElectricityOil & GasRenewablesWater

Roosikrantsi 2
EE-10119 Tallinn
www.ellex.legal


Dovile Greblikiene
Phone: +370 5 268 1875
dovile.greblikiene@sellex.lt
CV

What others say about this firm
"Very practical and solution-oriented advice." (Chambers Europe, 2020)

"The lawyers are very trusted partners." (Chambers Europe, 2019)

"The firm has a team of highly skilled professionals who always respond quickly to our questions and always find solutions to our legal problems."
(Chambers Europe, 2019)
Finland
Hannes Snellman Attorneys Ltd

ElectricityOil & GasRenewablesWater

Eteläesplanadi 20
00130 Helsinki
Phone: +358 9 228 841
www.hannessnellman.com


Rabbe Sittnikow
rabbe.sittnikow@hannessnellman.com
CV

France
Jeantet

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

11, rue Galilée 75116 Paris
Phone: +33 1 45 05 80 08
www.jeantet.fr


Thierry Lauriol
tlauriol@jeantet.fr
CV

What others say about this firm
“The team works fast and is always very responsive. Their answers are adequate and the contact is always pleasant. They have an excellent network. They are smooth and efficient. Thierry Lauriol is a master who provides technical and innovative solutions. He is more than a counsel, he becomes part of the client’s team. His savoir-faire is magic.” (Legal 500 - 2020)

“Thierry Lauriol specialises in the fields of energy and natural resources, with extensive experience in oil and gas and mining matters. He advises sovereign entities and private companies on transactional and regulatory aspects across African jurisdictions. One client notes: "He has a great enthusiasm and knowledge for the subject." (Chambers Global - 2021)

“Thierry Lauriol sits among the top leaders in energy law in France. He enjoys an excellent reputation among high-profile clients for his leading expertise in the sector.“ (Who’s Who Legal - 2020)
Germany
Hengeler Mueller

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Benrather Strasse 18-20
D-40213 Düsseldorf
Phone: +49 211 8304 141
www.hengeler.com


Dirk Uwer
dirk.uwer@hengeler.com
CV

What others say about this firm
“The lawyers are always quick, very reliable, and always willing to work to tight deadlines. They're excellent.” (Chambers Europe, 2016)

“The Hengeler Mueller lawyers were very pragmatic. They have a great balance between innovation to attract investors and what would be too complicated to be accepted in the market. I really admire that.” (Chambers Europe, 2016)

“While many clients mentioned the higher hourly rates as compared to competitors, they also emphasized that Hengeler's final invoices were still lower than those of its competitors.” (JUVE – German Commercial Law Firms, 2016)
Greece
Lambadarios Law Firm

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

3, Stadiou str., 105 62 Athens
Phone: +302103231135
elg@lambadarioslaw.gr
www.lambadarioslaw.gr


Yannis Kourniotis
Phone: +302103231135
y.kourniotis@lambadarioslaw.gr
CV

What others say about this firm
Lambadarios Law Firm is a leading adviser in the mining and extractive industries sector in Greece, supporting both private-sector and government bodies across a range of challenges from licensing and regulation to M&A and financing.
Hungary
Oppenheim Law Firm

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

H-1053 Budapest, Károlyi u. 12., Hungary
Phone: +36 1 486 22 00
elg@oppenheimlegal.com
www.oppenheimlegal.com


Gergely Legradi
Gergely.LEGRADI@oppenheimlegal.com


David Hanis
David.HANIS@oppenheimlegal.com

What others say about this firm
Oppenheim has a top tier specialized energy, regulatory and mining team, comprising five lawyers, whose practice includes both public and private deals, structuring, licensing, contracting in various fields of energy and other highly regulated sectors. Oppenheim provides expert advice on transactions and contentious matters with varying complexity, often with a cross-border perspective, to clients from all over the world.
Iceland
LEX

ElectricityMiningRenewablesWater

Borgartúni 26
IS - 105 Reykjavík
Phone: +354 590 2600
www.lex.is


Garðar Víðir Gunnarsson
gvg@lex.is
CV

Ireland
Arthur Cox

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Ten Earlsfort Terrace
Dublin 2
www.arthurcox.com


Alex McLean
Phone: +353 1 920 1195
alex.mclean@arthurcox.com
CV

What others say about this firm
One source appreciates the team's "very commercial and very experienced" lawyers.
Chambers Europe: Europe's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2020

“I’ve always been impressed by their level of expertise on energy-related matters and their ability to communicate this effectively. They are always responsive to our needs, willing to listen and jump on a call at short notice to advise and give their honest opinion." (Chambers Europe: Europe's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2020)

"Their strength is their active involvement in and deep knowledge of the market as a result of investing into regulatory development over the years." (Chambers Europe: Europe's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2018)
Italy
Nunziante Magrone

ElectricityOil & GasRenewables

20121 | Foro Buonaparte, 70
Milano
Phone: +39 02 762171
nunziantemagrone.it/


Fiorella F. Alvino
f.alvino@nmlex.it
CV

Jordan
Ali Sharif Zu’bi Advocates & Legal Consultants

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

14, Ibn Al-Faredh Street
PO Box 35267
Amman 11180
Phone: +962 79 841 5555
www.zubilaw.com


Khaled Asfour
khaled.asfour@zubilaw.com
CV

What others say about this firm
“This well-established firm has built up an excellent reputation for responsiveness.” (Chambers Global, 2016)

“Its strong corporate offering is coupled with extensive experience in the energy and banking sectors”. (Chambers Global, 2016)

“Ali Sharif Zu’bi Advocates & Legal Consultants has a well-established reputation in the projects and energy space.” (The Legal 500, 2016)
Latvia
Ellex (Ellex Klavins)

ElectricityOil & GasRenewablesWater

K. Valdemara 62
LV-1013 Riga
www.ellex.legal


Dovile Greblikiene
Phone: +370 5 268 1875
dovile.greblikiene@ellex.lt
CV

What others say about this firm
“The lawyers really were amazing." (Chambers Europe, 2020)

"Very hands-on and pragmatic. All the lawyers with whom we have worked have been very helpful." (Chambers Europe, 2019)

"One of the leading firms in the Latvian market." (Chambers Europe, 2019)
Lithuania
Ellex (Ellex Valiunas)

ElectricityOil & GasRenewablesWater

Jogailos g. 9
LT-01116 Vilnius
www.ellex.legal


Dovile Greblikiene
Phone: +370 5 268 1875
dovile.greblikiene@ellex.lt
CV

What others say about this firm
"The team is excellent and resourceful, so we can give it big deals and projects. Has unrivalled experience in natural gas market." (Chambers Europe, 2020)

"The firm can cover everything in a complex project, including international aspects." (Chambers Europe, 2019)

"The lawyers showed great flexibility in a non-standard case and offered good options. They are highest-level specialists and have a client-oriented approach." (Chambers Europe, 2019)
Luxembourg
Wildgen S.A.

ElectricityOil & GasRenewables

WILDGEN S.A.
69, Bd de la Pétrusse
L-2320 Luxembourg
Phone: +352 40 49 60 277
www.wildgen.lu


David Maria
David.maria@wildgen.lu
CV

What others say about this firm
"This firm is quick to grasp the problems at hand. The Corporate team has a very good knowledge of our company and always meet our goals. The lawyers here are very responsive and pleasant to work with." (Chambers & Partners, 2016)

"David Maria heads the team at Wildgen, Partners in Law, which provides ‘practical and common-sense advice’ to private equity firms and high-net-worth individuals on tax structuring and planning." (Legal 500, 2016)

"One of the best IT/IP practices in Luxembourg’, Wildgen, Partners in Law provides an ‘excellent, timely and accurate service’ to clients across a broad array of mandates including trade mark litigation and enforcement, as well as data protection and e-commerce. The ‘very knowledgeable and practical’ Emmanuelle Ragot has ‘excellent industry and regulatory knowledge’, and, as well as her core IP and IT practice, is also a key member of a five-strong team which has a focus on advising start-ups on their growth strategies." (Legal 500, 2016)
Macedonia
Karanovic & Nikolic in cooperation with local lawyers

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Bulevar Partizanski Odredi No.14, "Aura" Business Center
App. No. 5, 3rd floor, 1000 Skopje, Macedonia
www.karanovicpartners.com/


Veton Qoku
Phone: +389 2 3223 872
veton.qoku@karanovicpartners.com

What others say about this firm
"They create value for us through useful, meaningful, significant conclusions that make things practical, not difficult, to realise." (Chambers & Partners 2020)

"When negotiating the deal, they showed not only legal understanding but also of the commercial side. Without them, we would not have been able to work out the mechanisms of the transaction." (Chambers & Partners 2020)
Mali
JURI-Partner

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Porte 199 rue 109 Badala SEMA II Bamako
Phone: +223 20 22 28 42
www.juripartner.com


Mamadou G Diarra
mediarra@juripartner.com
CV

What others say about this firm
"The firm possesses a solid offering in mandates arising from the energy and natural resources sector, with additional expertise in banking and finance and telecommunications. It is also recognised for its role in employment litigation.

Mamadou Diarra is considered to be a "knowledgeable" practitioner who benefits from his previous experience as a government minister. He possesses specific expertise in the mining sector and is frequently engaged on matters for energy companies". (Chambers Global, 2019)
Monaco
Jeantet

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

87, avenue Kléber
75784 Paris Cedex 16
France
Phone: +33 1 45 05 80 48
www.jeantet.fr


Thierry Lauriol
tlauriol@jeantet.fr
CV

What others say about this firm
“Thierry Lauriol of Jeantet advises on projects and energy matters from Paris, and is appreciated by clients for his solution-driven approach to issues arising in the sector. He is singled out for his expertise in mining” (Chambers Global 2016).

"JeantetAssociés’ Loraine Donnedieu de Vabres-Tranié is a “top talent” in the marketplace. She is noted for her “precision” and “efficiency”, not to mention her “extensive knowledge” of the sector.” (Who’s Who, 2015)

“At JeantetAssociés, Thierry Lauriol is “outstandingly good”. He maintains an “unsurpassed knowledge” of energy law and project financing. Indeed he is internationally regarded as a leader in this field.” (Who’s Who, 2015)
Montenegro
Karanovic & Nikolic in cooperation with local lawyers

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Serdar Jola Piletića bb, “Palada” Building, App. No. 3, 2nd floor
81 000 Podgorica, Montenegro
www.karanovicpartners.com


Miloš Vučković
Phone: +381 11 3094 200
milos.vuckovic@karanovicpartners.com
CV


Petar Mitrović
Phone: +381 11 3094 266
petar.mitrovic@karanovicpartners.com
CV

What others say about this firm
"When negotiating the deal, they showed not only legal understanding but also of the commercial side. Without them, we would not have been able to work out the mechanisms of the transaction." (Chambers & Partners 2020)
"They create value for us through useful, meaningful, significant conclusions that make things practical, not difficult, to realise." (Chambers & Partners, 2020)
Morocco
Jeantet

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

2 rue Zaidane
20170 Casablanca
Phone: +212 5 22 94 09 96
www.jeantet.fr


Laurent Sablé
lsable@jeantet.fr
CV

What others say about this firm
“Thierry Lauriol of Jeantet is an expert in energy, mining and infrastructure projects, with a particular focus on Africa. Clients describe him as “authoritative, personable” and “commercially minded””(Chambers Global, 2016).

“Thierry Lauriol of Jeantet advises on projects and energy matters from Paris, and is appreciated by clients for his solution-driven approach to issues arising in the sector. He is singled out for his expertise in mining” (Chambers Global 2016).

“At JeantetAssociés, Thierry Lauriol is “outstandingly good”. He maintains an “unsurpassed knowledge” of energy law and project financing. Indeed he is internationally regarded as a leader in this field.” (Who’s Who, 2015)
Netherlands
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek

ElectricityOil & GasRenewables

Claude Debussylaan 80
1082 MD Amsterdam
Phone: +31 20 5771771
www.debrauw.com


Arjan Kleinhout
Phone: +31 20 577 1348
Arjan.Kleinhout@debrauw.com

What others say about this firm
"De Brauw Blackstone's quality is very good - it has a lot of tenacity in resolving complex issues. It understands how to work in a very sensitive and charged atmosphere. The lawyers are flexible in how they approach us and the firm's international network is also very good." (Chambers Europe, 2016)
Norway
Wiersholm AS

ElectricityOil & GasRenewablesWater

Dokkveien 1, 6th floor
P.O. Box 1400 Vika
N-0115 Oslo
Phone: +47 210 210 00
www.wiersholm.no


Inge Ekker Bartnes
ieb@wiersholm.no
CV


Sondre Dyrland
sody@wiersholm.no
CV


Odd-Harald B. Wasenden
ohw@wiersholm.no
CV

What others say about this firm
"Exceptionally good lawyers who are responsive, passionate and enthusiastic." (Chambers Europe, 2016)

"One of the few firms able to combine strong legal skills, industry experience and commercial thinking. Thanks to its size it can advise on all legal areas when needed." (Chambers Europe, 2016)

"Headed by the ‘hardworking and responsive’ Inge Ekker Bartnes, Wiersholm’s ‘very knowledgeable’ three-partner team is often involved in the sector’s most significant financing and corporate work." (Legal 500, 2016)
Poland
Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak (SK&S)

ElectricityOil & GasRenewablesWater

Jasna 26
00-054 Warsaw
www.skslegal.pl


Krzysztof Cichocki
Phone: +48 22 608 70 49
krzysztof.cichocki@skslegal.pl
CV


Krzysztof Kanton
Phone: +48 22 608 70 64
krzysztof.kanton@skslegal.pl
CV


Andrzej W. Kawecki
Phone: +48 22 608 70 07
andrzej.kawecki@skslegal.pl
CV

What others say about this firm
"The team provided lots of good communication that saved us from aggravation as the deal progressed. It did a thorough job in due diligence." (Chambers Europe, 2016)

"I liked the strategic thinking, understanding of the brief, transparent communication and responsiveness." (Chambers Europe, 2016)

"The lawyers always think two steps ahead and are not limited by customers' questions." (Chambers Europe, 2016)
Portugal
Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados

ElectricityOil & GasRenewables

Rua Castilho, 165
1070-050 Lisboa
Phone: +351 21 381 74 04
www.mlgts.pt


Ricardo Andrade Amaro
ramaro@mlgts.pt
CV


Catarina Brito Ferreira
cbferreira@mlgts.pt
CV


Nuno Galvão Teles
ngteles@mlgts.pt
CV


Tomás Vaz Pinto
tvpinto@mlgts.pt
CV


Vítor Pereira das Neves
vpneves@mlgts.pt
CV

What others say about this firm
"Their work is exceptional. The lawyers have a great ability to gain the client's trust and respond in a timely manner." (Chambers & Partners)

"We are struck by the lawyers' level of knowledge and their ability to solve the most complex issues. They are available 24 hours a day and inspire confidence. We also appreciate the fact that they have partners who are true heavyweights in Portuguese advocacy." (Chambers & Partners)

"Besides sharing a good personal relationship with clients, the firm has a great range of specialists in several areas, so even if a matter requires expertise in another area, it can always be passed on to another lawyer." (Chambers & Partners)
Romania
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewables

201 Barbu Vacarescu St.
Globalworth Tower, 18th floor
District 2, Bucharest, 020276, Romania
Phone: +40 21 20 11 200
www.nndkp.ro


Ruxandra Bologa
ruxandra.bologa@nndkp.ro
CV


Gabriela Cacerea
gabriela.cacerea@nndkp.ro
CV

What others say about this firm
"Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen is one of the marquee names in Romania and this is reflected by the domestic firm's presence in the top tier of all our rankings." (IFLR 1000, 2016)

"The team is impressive, knowledgeable and authoritative."
(Chambers and Partners, 2016)

"Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen is ‘very proactive and creates innovative solutions’; it has ‘a strong knowledge of regulatory issues and a client-friendly approach’." (Legal 500, 2016)
Serbia
Karanovic & Partners

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Resavska 23
11 000 Belgrade, Serbia
www.karanovicpartners.com


Miloš Vučković (Belgrade office)
Phone: +381 11 3094 200
milos.vuckovic@karanovicpartners.com
CV


Petar Mitrović
Phone: +381 11 3094 266
petar.mitrovic@karanovicpartners.com
CV

What others say about this firm
"They create value for us through useful, meaningful, significant conclusions that make things practical, not difficult, to realise." (Chambers & Partners, 2020)

"When negotiating the deal, they showed not only legal understanding but also of the commercial side. Without them, we would not have been able to work out the mechanisms of the transaction." (Chambers & Partners 2020)

Slovakia
Barger Prekop s.r.o.

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Mostová 2
811 02 Bratislava
Phone: +421 2 3211 9890
info@bargerprekop.com
www.bargerprekop.com


Roman Prekop
Phone: +421 2 3211 9890
rprekop@bargerprekop.com
CV

What others say about this firm
"Standout team in the energy field, in particular with regard to the gas market. Frequently advises major energy companies on matters including EU and energy market compliance and commodity supply as well as network access. Offers additional expertise in dispute resolution work. Increasingly active in energy-related M&A transactions. They are excellent, very smart and quick lawyers who are well placed in the local regulatory market." (Chambers Europe, 2019)
Slovenia
Ketler & Partners, member of Karanovic

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Dunajska cesta 167
1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
www.karanovicpartners.com/


Ermina Delić Kamenčić
Phone: +386 1 2009 683
ermina.kamencic@karanovicpartners.com


Kevin Rihtar
Phone: +386 1 2009 684
kevin.rihtar@karanovicpartners.com

What others say about this firm
"They create value for us through useful, meaningful, significant conclusions that make things practical, not difficult, to realise." (Chambers & Partners, 2020)
"When negotiating the deal, they showed not only legal understanding but also of the commercial side. Without them, we would not have been able to work out the mechanisms of the transaction." (Chambers & Partners 2020)
South Africa
Bowmans

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

11 Alice Lane
Sandton Johannesburg

22 Bree Street
Cape Town
Phone: +27 21 480 7855
www.bowmanslaw.com


Shamilah Grimwood-Norley
Phone: +27 21 480 7855
shamilah.grimwood-norley@bowmanslaw.com
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What others say about this firm
"Market commentators commend the firm’s responsiveness and client service, saying: “They’re absolutely efficient and precise in terms of delivery and in dealing with the broadest scope of requirements…” (Chambers and Partners, 2018)

"Bowmans has continued its emergence and now has a hugely impressive client base" (Legal 500, 2018)
Spain
Uría Menéndez

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewables

Principe de Vergara 187
E-28002 Madrid

Avda. Diagonal, 514
08006 Barcelona
www.uria.com


Juan Ignacio Gonzalez Ruiz (Madrid office)
Phone: +34 91 58 60 381
juan.gonzalezruiz@uria.com
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Javier Valle (Philippi, Prietocarrizosa, Ferrero DU & Uría, Bogotá)
Phone: +571 326 8600
javier.valle@uria.com
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What others say about this firm
"Uría Menéndez is always strong and has a much deeper team than some of its competitors, as well as an excellent understanding of both the existing and upcoming regulatory issues and market dynamics." (Chambers Europe)

“The lawyers provide a comprehensive service which covers regulatory and contractual matters, financings, exploration permits and acquisitions in the gas, electricity and renewables sectors.” (Chambers Europe)

"You can find excellent lawyers in all of the main firms but in Uría they are all excellent." (Chambers Europe)
Sweden
Hammarskiöld

ElectricityRenewablesWater

Norra Bankogränd 2, P.O. Box 2278
SE-103 17 Stockholm
Phone: +46 8 578 450 00
www.hammarskiold.se


Jakob Falkman
jakob.falkman@hammarskiold.se
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What others say about this firm
“Hammarskiöld & Co AB’s sizeable department operates to a ‘high level’. ‘Extremely customer-oriented, patient and flexible’ practice head Jakob Falkman advised energy company Alpiq on permits and contractual issues relating to a 75MW wind farm in northern Sweden.” (Legal 500, 2016)

“Clients say that Jakob Falkman of Advokatfirman Hammarskiöld & Co AB is ‘good at negotiating in a deal-friendly manner’. He has significant expertise in the areas of renewable energy and technology, and his recent caseload includes advising on wind farm transactions, permit applications and energy supply agreements.”
(Chambers Europe, 2016)

"Its strengths are availability, very high level of service, high-quality advice and the fact that everything is always delivered on time." (Chambers Europe, 2016)
Switzerland
GHR Rechtsanwälte AG

GHR Rechtsanwälte AG
Seidengasse 13
P.O. Box
CH - 8021 Zurich
Switzerland
Phone: +41 58 356 5000
www.ghr.ch


Marc Grüninger
marcgrueninger@ghr.ch
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What others say about this firm
“The team is excellent in terms of technical ability and responsiveness."
(Chambers & Partners, 2016)

„Within the Public Sector, GHR Rechtsanwälte is a first tier firm. Practice head Marc Grüninger ‘really knows his public law’. The practice focuses on energy and natural resources law, advising on compliance and other regulatory matters and on the public bidding processes in the energy sector.” (Chambers & Partners, 2015)

“Department head Marc Grüninger is ‘on top of things, proactive and very client-focused,’ according to sources. Grüninger is well versed in corporate/M&A and energy law.” (Legal 500, 2015)
Turkey
Kolcuoğlu Demirkan Koçaklı (KDK)

ElectricityOil & GasRenewables

Sağlam Fikir Sok. Kelebek Çıkmazı No. 5, 34394,
Esentepe, Istanbul
Phone: +90 212 355 99 00
www.kolcuoglu.av.tr


Umut Kolcuoğlu
ukolcuoglu@kolcuoglu.av.tr
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Okan Demirkan
odemirkan@kolcuoglu.av.tr
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What others say about this firm
“I was impressed by the quality of the advice from this team. The lawyers have a commercial mindset and very solid knowledge of energy regulations.”
(Chambers Europe, 2016)

“This is a hands-on, experienced team, which adds a lot of value to my business.” (Chambers Europe, 2015)

“The team is absolutely excellent - technically and commercially smart, and thorough and clear in its communication.” (Chambers Europe, 2016)
Ukraine
Asters

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewables

Leonardo Business Centre, 14th floor
19-21 Bohdana Khmelnytskoho St.
Kyiv 01030
Ukraine
Phone: +380442306000
www.asterslaw.com


Armen Khachaturyan
armen.khachaturyan@asterslaw.com
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Yaroslav Petrov
yaroslav.petrov@asterslaw.com
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Tamara Lukanina
tamara.lukanina@asterslaw.com
CV

What others say about this firm
Esteemed team particularly known for its track record and expertise in production-sharing agreements. Further renowned for assisting in the realisation of renewable energy projects, including their regulatory, financing and transactional aspects. Maintains a broad client base, advising both international and local companies. (Chambers Europe 2020)

Yaroslav Petrov regularly advises on all aspects of renewable energy projects, including transactional as well as regulatory mandates. "He is a well-known personality in the market with an absolutely deep engagement in the sector," a source reports. (Chambers Europe 2020)

Asters 'always has enough people in the team with knowledge of the subject you need to resolve - they understand what you need'.
The practice led by Armen Khachaturyan and Yaroslav Petrov acts for developers, private equity funds, lenders, contractors, project companies, traders and government agencies in the development, financing, construction, operation, sale and acquisition of both conventional and renewable energy projects. (The Legal 500 2020)

"They are up to speed with the most recent developments. The team is always available and responds very quickly." (Chambers Europe 2019)
United Kingdom: England & Wales
Slaughter & May

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

One Bunhill Row
London EC1Y 8YY
Phone: +44 20 7090 3099
www.slaughterandmay.com


Steven R Galbraith
steven.galbraith@slaughterandmay.com
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United Kingdom: Northern Ireland
Arthur Cox

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

Victoria House
Gloucester Street
Belfast
BT1 4LS
www.arthurcox.com


Alex McLean
Phone: +353 1 920 1195
alex.mclean@arthurcox.com
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What others say about this firm
One source appreciates the team's "very commercial and very experienced" lawyers.
Chambers Europe: Europe's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2020

“I’ve always been impressed by their level of expertise on energy-related matters and their ability to communicate this effectively. They are always responsive to our needs, willing to listen and jump on a call at short notice to advise and give their honest opinion."
Chambers Europe: Europe's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2020

"Their strength is their active involvement in and deep knowledge of the market as a result of investing into regulatory development over the years."
Chambers Europe: Europe's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2018
United Kingdom: Scotland
Brodies LLP

ElectricityMiningOil & GasRenewablesWater

33 Union Grove, Mannofield, Aberdeen, AB10 6SD
Phone: +441224 392 242
elg@brodies.com
www.brodies.com


Clare Munro
Phone: +441224392253
clare.munro@brodies.com
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What others say about this firm
Brodies energy & infrastructure team encompasses a number of specialist teams including renewables, oil & gas, infrastructure and construction & engineering, top ranked by both Chambers UK and Legal 500 UK 2021 in each of these areas.