MMA team of transactional and dispute resolution lawyers have expertise at every stage of the energy chain, from exploration and production, storage and transportation, LNG, refining, trading and sale of oil and gas, to electricity generation, energy management, renewable and carbon trading. We advise oil companies, service contractors, investors and insurers and have an emergency response team who are experienced in advising on all aspects of any casualties or disasters that may occur.
The energy and offshore sector is one of the world's most dynamic industries and two developments in particular illustrate the need for industry specialist advice:
The development of new technologies and processing systems, particularly in relation to renewable, floating LNG, and the recovery of unconventional gas, has brought the previously neglected topic of intellectual property rights to the forefront.
MMA lawyers have in-depth sector knowledge – many of them have worked in the industry – which enables us to give clear, practical and, importantly, commercially focused advice to clients operating across the full spectrum of the energy sector. We can advise on the following areas:
o EPC/EPIC contracts o Dispute resolution
o M&A (including public and private) and equity investments
o Joint ventures o Infrastructure/projects
o Trading o Offshore
o Oil and Gas
- New Ventures