Allen & Overy's global Projects Group comprises over 70 partners globally and includes some 250 lawyers.
The Group advises sponsors, governments, construction companies and lenders on projects and project financings across energy, infrastructure, mining and telecoms throughout the world.
We provide our clients with a totally integrated service on all aspects of project work, drawing on and marshalling Allen & Overy’s specialist skills in all relevant areas of law.
Our lawyers win praise for their technical ability as well as their commercial approach and can provide a comprehensive service, including advising on joint ventures, project structures (BOT, BOOT, DBFO, DBFM, PPP, 3P, PFI and others), conducting legal due diligence, risk allocation and reviewing the "bankability" of project agreements, financing arrangements (bank and bond) and relevant security packages and considerations across the globe.
Allen & Overy has consistently closed more project finance deals globally than any other law firm since 2000 and is recognised as ‘top-tier’ in all the major legal directories.
News & insights
News: 16 JUNE 2020
Allen & Overy has advised Inter-American Investment Corporation (“IDB Invest”), International Finance Corporation (“IFC”), BNP Paribas Fortis SA/NV (“BNP Paribas”) and a syndicate of commercial bank…Read more
News: 02 JUNE 2020
Allen & Overy has advised the lenders to the successful bidder for Israel’s largest desalination plant – the largest of its type in the world. The 25-year contract to design, finance, construct,…Read more
Publications: 22 MAY 2020
The transition to a low-carbon economy is a key focus globally, for both Governments and the private sector, with most investors and investment banks now incorporating sustainability and climate…Read more
News: 21 MAY 2020
Allen & Overy has advised Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG), a joint venture owned by Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Shell, Total and Eni, on a first-of-a-kind USD3 billion corporate…Read more
For the first time in a long time, IJ League Tables have an outright winner in the Global Legal Adviser table by both value and volume of transactions.