As demand for energy and natural resources rises around the world the companies and investors that seek to meet this demand face ever-changing regulations on their operations.
Changes in consumer sentiment, capital markets appetite for new projects and the cyclical nature of the sector all pose challenges for companies engaged in energy production and resource extraction.
We will focus on prioritising and understanding your needs, seeking to make simple the complex and highly regulated nature of the sector. Our diverse client base includes exploration companies for the oil, gas and minerals industries, mining companies as well as cleantech and renewable energy businesses, both onshore and offshore.
We will cut through the legal jargon to help you make the key decisions and achieve your business objectives. Whether your project needs M&A, capital raising, project finance, tax, infrastructure, operational or dispute resolution advice, we are confident that our personalised approach will support you.
International footprint, delivered through our office network and relationships with leading local law firms, spans Africa, Australasia, Asia, the Middle East, Russia & the CIS, and Central and South America.
Meet the team
Use and Regulation of Renewable Energy Certificates in the UAE
The market for trading in renewable energy certificates is set to increase in both visibility and importance.
Sustainable Finance and the end of greenwashing?
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Daystar Power Group on USD $38m Series B investment
Continuing to assist Daystar Power, a leading provider of hybrid solar power solutions to businesses in West Africa.
Dimitri A. Sonier
Charles Russell Speechlys successfully advises Europlasma on its restructuring plan
Paris restructuring and insolvency team help their client reduce net debt by 95%.
Can The Middle East Switch from Black Gold to Green?
Solar, so good
Datacentres and Hydrogen: A New Dawn
British Gas at boiling point
On 15 July 2020, the ASA published its ruling on BOXT’s advertising campaign, following British Gas’ claim that the advert was misleading.
Global supply chains in the COVID-19 era: 10 things we have learned so far…
Retail Recovery: Sustainability & Climate Change
How can brands and retailers plan for a more sustainable future?
The Godfather of Wind
Turning the heat up on a green recovery
Charles Russell Speechlys advises the shareholders of Henshin Group Limited on the investment by Veos S.P.A.
Charles Russell Speechlys advised the shareholders of Henshin Group Limited on a major investment by Veos S.P.A.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises TSX Venture Exchange listed mining company Hunt Mining Corp. on its recommended offer for AIM listed Patagonia Gold plc
Hunt Mining Corp. has since been renamed Patagonia Gold Corp. and resumed trading on the TSX Venture Exchange.
Charles Russell Speechlys bolsters Middle East practice with new corporate partner
Charles Russell Speechlys further strengthens its Middle East offering with the hire of corporate partner William Reichert.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Daystar Power Group and founder on $10 million equity stake by Verod Capital Management and Persistent Energy
Daystar Power Group is a pan-African electricity company specialising in the generation of solar energy.
Predator Oil & Gas Holdings Plc issues a convertible loan note to raise £1.5 million
Predator is an oil and gas exploration company.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Europa Oil & Gas on placing
Charles Russell Speechlys has advised Europa Oil & Gas on its placing to raise £4m (and open offer to raise up to a further £1m)
Predator Oil & Gas Holdings Plc obtain oil exploration licence in Morocco
Predator Oil & Gas announce that their application for a licence for hydrocarbon exploration and appraisal in Morocco has been accepted
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Predator Oil & Gas Holdings plc on Main Market listing
The company has a Trinidad based enhanced oil recovery project as well as exploration acreage offshore Ireland.