Energy and natural resources are increasingly complex areas requiring specialist knowledge due to both the legal and commercial issues in play. Clients can rely on AEL lawyers to manage all legal aspects of complex energy projects drawing expertise from other practice groups such as competition law, dispute resolution and mergers and acquisitions to provide a comprehensive energy service.
AEL lawyers are able to provide up-to-date advice with a commercial focus. Work includes obtaining expert opinions, assisting with contract negotiations, supporting strategic decisions and representing clients before civil courts and administrative bodies.
Clients include exploration companies for oil, gas and minerals, mining companies, renewable energy businesses and processing and distribution companies.